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Re: [APD] Re: Co2 Reactors - specific questions about flow
Dave Gomberg wrote:
At 16:03 3/23/2005, RJ Skall asked:My solution was to drill into the ehiem spraybar to feed the CO2
directly and then cap the end. This is working out exteremely well for
me. The cap was from a test tube I had lying around included in an
aquarium phamecuticals test kit. It took me all of 5 minutes to drill
the hole, feed in the tube and adjust the output appropriately. This
method drops the pH to 6.8 during the day (6.4 lights off) with my KH at
95ppm. My calculations indicate this is roughtly 25ppm C02 infusion
achieved at 8bb/min in my 65Gal tank. No additonal hardware, noise or
2. Those of you with internal reactors - what brands are super-quiet
did you get around the noise issue?
RJ, those of us who use Ehiem (or other sintered glass diffusors) have
total quiet and near invisible injection, whether our filter is
running or not. Might be worth a look.....
Here is a pic, the C02 feed is on the right of the spraybar. Pardon the
poor photography. I took this without flash or a tripod. This is the
first shot I got and didn't bother to really work at it.
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