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How do you get all the air out of the reactor? It’s very loud, and there are a lot of bubbles.

Does this just work it’s way out slowly? Or do I have to do something to get it out?




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It's normal after installation. Reactors work because gas rises in water and can't escape the housing except through turbulence-induced dissolution into the water. That's working against you at setup when you have a lot of air in there. It will go away as the air is absorbed.
 

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It's normal after installation. Reactors work because gas rises in water and can't escape the housing except through turbulence-induced dissolution into the water. That's working against you at setup when you have a lot of air in there. It will go away as the air is absorbed.
Ok good to know... any idea how long this usually takes? We talking a few hours or a few days?


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Ok good to know... any idea how long this usually takes? We talking a few hours or a few days?


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depends on your flow and how much air is trapped in there, but hours not days. I'd be surprised if it didn't clear out overnight.
 
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