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Forum: Equipment 07-26-2014, 01:15 AM
Replies: 54
Views: 2,319
Posted By mott
Looks great! Quiet for such a large can, great...

Looks great! Quiet for such a large can, great job!
Forum: Equipment 07-24-2014, 08:27 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 2,319
Posted By mott
Awesome! Can't wait to see a vid

Awesome! Can't wait to see a vid
Forum: Equipment 07-24-2014, 03:24 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 2,319
Posted By mott
Question, is this working more like a sump or...

Question, is this working more like a sump or like a true perssurised canister?
Forum: Equipment 07-22-2014, 04:41 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 385
Posted By mott
Really? I coulda swore my box said it was, I...

Really? I coulda swore my box said it was, I gotta look now, probably my fault and didn't even know it haha!
Forum: Equipment 07-22-2014, 03:08 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 385
Posted By mott
It's strong enough to pull up debris but not so...

It's strong enough to pull up debris but not so strong as to pull sand up through the unit, save your recipt, my battery compartment got wet(supposedly fully submersible) and now the unit power...
Forum: Equipment 07-21-2014, 05:06 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 213
Posted By mott
Hard to tell but is that connecter gushing water...

Hard to tell but is that connecter gushing water like appears to be doing?
Forum: Equipment 07-21-2014, 03:59 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 213
Posted By mott
Newly set up or has it been running? On the top...

Newly set up or has it been running?
On the top connector, you have to turn the outer part over the the tubing. The Tube should be a straight clean cut also. For the pump o-ring you should lube it...
Forum: Equipment 07-20-2014, 03:59 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 2,319
Posted By mott
Yes please! Vid ASAP!

Yes please! Vid ASAP!
Forum: Equipment 07-17-2014, 01:34 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 208
Posted By mott
Are you sure the motor is burnt? I ran my AC for...

Are you sure the motor is burnt? I ran my AC for a good while dry, still runs like a champ.
If you haven't tried yet give the impeller a flick with a toothpick, if it's not dead it should start.
Forum: Equipment 07-16-2014, 06:09 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 2,319
Posted By mott
Looks exactly like the design of that cfs 500...

Looks exactly like the design of that cfs 500 that had the lid issues, is that lid gonna handle 180 gallons of pressure?
Fantastic build so far, will be watching this one!
Forum: Equipment 07-14-2014, 07:58 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 405
Posted By mott
Just keep an eye on it daily, my ma957 will dump...

Just keep an eye on it daily, my ma957 will dump every single time, when mine starts to drop I lower it a few psi every day to compensate, usually two weeks after it starts to drop it will be empty...
Forum: Algae 07-12-2014, 03:28 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 198
Posted By mott
^^^^^are those mushrooms?

^^^^^are those mushrooms?
Forum: Equipment 06-20-2014, 04:04 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 310
Posted By mott
I asked if it was fully primed because my mag 250...

I asked if it was fully primed because my mag 250 did this same thing, turned out it was sucking in air causing the pump to cavitate, it seemed like it would run for a few minutes and stop then start...
Forum: Equipment 06-18-2014, 06:39 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 310
Posted By mott
Are you sure it's fully primed?

Are you sure it's fully primed?
Forum: Equipment 06-16-2014, 04:07 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 214
Posted By mott
^^^Yup AC's are notorious for this specifically!

^^^Yup AC's are notorious for this specifically!
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion 06-15-2014, 07:45 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 403
Posted By mott
A sponge on a power head is a filter, like others...

A sponge on a power head is a filter, like others have stated you will probably have less co2 in a low tech tank with no surface exchange.
Forum: Tank Journals 05-24-2014, 03:03 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 2,020
Posted By mott
Love that return spillway in the wood, brilliant...

Love that return spillway in the wood, brilliant idea!!!
Forum: Equipment 05-22-2014, 05:24 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,042
Posted By mott
Most cans come with a spraybar setup, just point...

Most cans come with a spraybar setup, just point the output so there is a slight ripple at the surface, should be good enough for o2 exchange, you might have to adjust it as the water drops or top it...
Forum: Equipment 05-22-2014, 04:37 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,042
Posted By mott
Lots of people use cans on their tens, a good...

Lots of people use cans on their tens, a good can for a ten? 2213 comes to mind :)
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion 05-14-2014, 02:39 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 519
Posted By mott
As long as your tank is cycled and heavily...

As long as your tank is cycled and heavily planted you could replace sponges with no problems, I've done it before, like others said bacteria is everywhere, you shouldn't have a problem.
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion 05-13-2014, 09:36 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 519
Posted By mott
I clean my sponges with straight tap, never an...

I clean my sponges with straight tap, never an issue...
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion 05-13-2014, 01:18 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 222
Posted By mott
Try bleach or viniger

Try bleach or viniger
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion 05-12-2014, 02:42 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 222
Posted By mott
Take it out and wash it with hot water and...

Take it out and wash it with hot water and washcloth...
Forum: Equipment 04-03-2014, 09:19 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 908
Posted By mott
I modified my intake on the 501. All I did was...

I modified my intake on the 501. All I did was remove the strainer and drilled a few holes in the intake pipe, I then slipped a sponge over the intake pipe and it works wonderfully now. I can go a...
Forum: Equipment 04-03-2014, 03:37 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 736
Posted By mott
I could be wrong but is that sand on the...

I could be wrong but is that sand on the impeller? Sand will cause noise Fyi
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