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So I bought the SMS122. However, the box doesn't contain any kind of suction cup or whatever to hold the probe in the aquarium water without the whole piece being submerged.

What do you guys use for this purpose?
 

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I've been using a heater holder and this E996D PVC 1/2" box adapter by Carlon to hold the probes when I got my Milwaukee pH controllers.

Go to http://www.carlon.com/ Product Search for E996D

Here's the direct link. Sometimes it works and sometimes it doesn't: http://www.carlon.com/sd-cgi/hsrun....PRODUCTWINDOW.run?ProductNameFromSearch=E996D

They're $0.42 at Lowes in the electrical/conduit section.

It's dimensions are:
5/8" ID
13/16" OD
the top is 1 1/8" OD

The inside hole is just wide enough to hold a probe but small enough that the top of the probe keeps itself from falling through it. The OD is just right for a heater holder w/suction cup. The top of the box adapter is wide enough that it doesn't fall through the heater holder.

It works well and it's cheap too.
 

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You can put the probe inline in your filter tubing using something like this
http://www.usplastic.com/catalog/pr...=USPlastic&category_name=6927&product_id=7128

or you can just put it in the tank with one of these http://www.marinedepot.com/md_viewItem.asp?idproduct=AL3111
I used that same fitting but I ordered it from

http://www.marinedepot.com/md_viewItem.asp?idproduct=OP3171

When I recieved it in the mail I then went over to Lowes and picked up some pvc/brass fittings and plumbed it into my return line off of my xp3. It worked out great and no leaks!!
 
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