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post #1 of 3 (permalink) Old 09-06-2002, 03:26 PM Thread Starter
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What other ways can I defuse co2? I tried with one of those white airstones but that seemed to clog up overnight. Right now I have it running into my AC200 intake will that work or should I run it into a small powerhead? Anyone have any pics on ideas? Thanks
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post #2 of 3 (permalink) Old 09-06-2002, 05:11 PM
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As long as your AquaClear doesn't stall from the air running through it, it will be fine. If the filter stalls, then a small powerhead is ideal. I've got several small powerheads sitting around from my reef days so I just went with that route.

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Heres a link with a bunch of ideas on how to disperse co2 with illustrations.

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