Quote Originally Posted by Spardas View Post
Not to go off topic on the thread but since the 3 of us are discussing...Cliff, did you split your drain to go into both the skimmer and the refugium section, or just let it flow from the skimmer onward? Do you turn of your skimmer in any period of time after feeding so that the "raw" water go to the refugium?
I have both my drain lines going into the same section of the sump (first compartment). Skimmer stays on all the time. I still get a very good population of pods all the time in the sump and DT

Both approaches work well, I just set up mine like I did to make things a little easier to set-up.