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post #1 of 6 (permalink) Old 03-30-2010, 01:08 AM Thread Starter
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just broke my impellor shaft

i just broke the impellor shaft to my eheim pro 2. what am i gonna do?
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ok. i just rigged it up to work for now. whew... started to panic for a minute
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how did you do that?
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my flow is limited so i took it all apart to clean it. my impeller was stuck and i accidently snapped it
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i snapped it 1/4 of a way down the shaft. so i put it so the snapped part was inside the impeller. works fine for now untill i can get a replacement
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