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Old 10-23-2013, 06:06 PM   #16
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I thought about a way to vent but found it was easier to just put a rock at the top it helped cover the 90.
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Old 10-23-2013, 06:30 PM   #17
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I did some more reading last night and what I found was that people use a "T" off the main raise tube, then run the vent above the water line that way if sand does go up that far it doesn't go all over the place in the water (although it seems like it might still act as a skimmer and over time push sand further and further up the pipe with the bubbles...) so instead of using two 90's it would be a T then a 90 to go back down...
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Old 12-16-2013, 03:21 AM   #18
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The sand fall has been up and running for a couple months now. Every guest I have had does a double take then walks over to get a closer look. Its funny to me when people ask "is this salt water". Then Its "wow how did you do that a conveyer belt or something" The fall is still working great here are some update pics of my tank.
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Old 12-16-2013, 07:48 PM   #19
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it's very cool to look at. not detracting from the tank one bit. i can't help but feel it's a little hokey in an otherwise very attractive aquarium.

except... it still looks freaking great. how do the fish mind it?
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Old 12-16-2013, 10:02 PM   #20
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I'm still loving it... some day I'm going to have to try it...
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