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post #1 of 7 (permalink) Old 01-11-2014, 07:48 PM Thread Starter
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quiting a pump

I have a 125g Discus tank with two overflows Im useing a Supreme 1800 pump but this thing hums is there any thing I can do to keep it ouit from huming Thanks.
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post #2 of 7 (permalink) Old 01-11-2014, 07:49 PM
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Is it sitting against something and causing that to make it vibrate louder?

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I bought four sound absorbing pads at Lowes for my canister filter and they worked well.

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post #4 of 7 (permalink) Old 01-12-2014, 12:56 AM Thread Starter
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I have it on some filter pads it's not sitting against anything I guss I try to work with some stuff and see what works or see if there any other water pumps out there that quit.
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post #5 of 7 (permalink) Old 01-12-2014, 09:38 AM
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Check out Rio submersibles, quiet, and fairly inexpensive.

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Check out Rio submersibles, quiet, and fairly inexpensive.
+1 on the rio. i bought a rio and danner for my sump. rio is much more quiet and about 1/2 the price, iirc.
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post #7 of 7 (permalink) Old 01-12-2014, 04:41 PM
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