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|01-09-2014 04:51 PM|
|MERSF559||possibly show a step by step video on how to do this? im the type of person that wants to make sure im doing it right lol ihave a aqua clear hob filter and this would be a great addition!|
|01-09-2014 06:05 AM|
|Chrisinator||Let us know how you do!|
|01-09-2014 05:32 AM|
|Cwy0608||anyone checked how efficient the chopstick is?|
|07-18-2012 07:58 PM|
Originally Posted by AirstoND View Post
|05-05-2012 02:31 PM|
Originally Posted by Gnomecatcher View Post
I am also seeking a method such as a bubble ladder or glass bell to keep CO2 in longer contact with water.
|05-05-2012 04:51 AM|
|Gnomecatcher||Don't you get a lot of CO2 offgassed as the water flows out the filter? I would imagine that it would be difficult to keep up the amount of CO2 in the water column.|
|05-03-2012 10:35 PM|
|beedee||i'm going to give this a shot tonight! i'll try the no chopstick method first. (only because i dont have any floating around yet)|
|03-21-2012 11:06 AM|
|FunkyMonk||very nice mod here. I like the ada diffusor in the tank! keep up the good work! I have to try this now.|
|05-01-2011 05:18 PM|
Great mod. I actually did this with my filter a few months ago, but I didn't put a diffuser in at all, just stuck the tubing through the hole. The impeller chops it up and it gets caught in the media. Works like a charm.
I also turn off the filter every day to feed baby brine, and when I power it back up it is still able to prime, even with the hole clogged.
|05-01-2011 03:48 PM|
Do not using the chopstick piece makes any difference at the end?????
|04-11-2011 09:47 PM|
I will definitely try it!
|03-28-2011 12:41 AM|
|Kibblemania1414||very nice, i will have to do that with my aquaclear HOB filter. thank you!|
|03-28-2011 12:33 AM|
I bought an inexpensive ceramic disk nano diffuser, but it looks larger than it did in the photo and still doesn't fit under that plate by the impeller. So I was about to start to modify it by sawing it into sections and then reassembling it, but then I went and rummaged through the kitchen until I found a chopstick. Chopstick piece works fine, but it does make a little almost squeaky noise whenever bubbles come out.
By the way, how many bubbles per second do you find to be the best in order to achieve 20-30 ppm in an Edge?
|03-16-2011 11:36 AM|
Originally Posted by Tamelesstgr View Post
I now have my CO2 off though, as I couldn't get any sort of a consistent bubble rate and one day discovered that my rate of a bubble every few seconds had turned into constant CO2 stream which would have suffocated my fish if I hadn't reacted immediately. So I'm looking for a new needle valve now to add in-line.
|03-07-2011 06:47 PM|
|Tamelesstgr||What would happen if you just left the end of the tubing open and bubble inside the filter? I have an AC70 I am wanting to try this on.|
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