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post #1 of 2 (permalink) Old 01-01-2013, 05:37 PM Thread Starter
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Surface skimmer for a shallow tank

I need a surface skimmer for a paludarium with only about 3.5" of water. I am thinking of buying a Hagen Fluval unit and cutting it to size. I was wondering if anyone has already tried this.
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post #2 of 2 (permalink) Old 01-02-2013, 04:43 AM
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Drill the tank and add a short standpipe with a sump under it....
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