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Re: [APD] CO2 methods
The simplest and least expensive method is to have the CO2
bubble into the intake of your canister filter. some folks
have a problem with the canister sometimes accumulating too
much gas and locking up -- others do not.
The most efficient and least obtrusive method is to use an
external reactor. You can build one yourself with a few
dollars wirth of pvc parts from Home Depot of similar
A great example of a diy reactor is here:
--- rjb1211 <rjb1211 at comcast_net> wrote:
> I have finally decided to add a pressurized CO2 system to
> my tank. I have been reading many articles and posts
> regarding the various methods of getting it diffused into
> the water. Can anyone relate their experiences with
> reactors vs. the variations of the bell setup? One of
> the drawings I saw was a very simple idea of a tube in
> which the CO2 bubbles accumulate until they escape. How
> efficient are these setups?
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