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either i have low movement or i need a skimmer,

my 10 gallons tank is like solid ice , it doesnt move at all

and when my plants pearl all the bubble floats up and doesnt pop making it like a nest of bubblees

and sometimes i get oil....

surface skimmer? for a ten gallon will this be needed?

with a HOB filter, so i can not higher the spray bar
 

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yeah, common problem. Surface scum is usually from decaying plant leaves - undissolved protiens etc.. Epic nails the solution. Also clearing any dying leaves before they rot will help prevent it.
 
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