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Calmia22 01-08-2013 06:52 AM

DIY Surface Skimmer?
 
Anyone have any plans or ideas for a quickly made surface skimmer that hooks into canister filters? The tubing on my canister filter has the option on it.

Thanks!

scotty b 01-08-2013 07:47 AM

ive diy-ed a skimmer b4 i just took the "u" tube from a hob filter and wegged it into the intake tube to make it skimm the surface if that makes seance :p

Imi Statue 01-08-2013 08:56 AM

Did you even search for it?:tongue:

https://www.google.com/webhp?hl=en#h...w=1627&bih=998

Calmia22 01-08-2013 06:05 PM

Quote:

Originally Posted by Imi Statue (Post 2179401)
Did you even search for it?:tongue:

https://www.google.com/webhp?hl=en#h...w=1627&bih=998

LOl my internet has been acting up. For some reason I can get this website to load, but pretty much anything else is a hit or miss, but thank you everyone!

thelub 01-08-2013 07:38 PM

There are a lot of good DIY projects over at DIYFishkeepers.com

Riversun 01-09-2013 01:45 AM

My surface skimmer :))
http://img.tapatalk.com/d/13/01/09/uhuqe9u6.jpg

http://img.tapatalk.com/d/13/01/09/gere6e7u.jpg

http://img.tapatalk.com/d/13/01/09/edypa9y9.jpg

http://img.tapatalk.com/d/13/01/09/ejujegem.jpg

http://img.tapatalk.com/d/13/01/09/usypy2av.jpg

http://img.tapatalk.com/d/13/01/09/8ydu6ydu.jpg


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