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Thread: sump question

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    i have a 125 gallon tank i am setting up for a freshwater stingray. i build a wet/dry sump and i was woundering if i could divert some of the water from the sump through my reverse osmosis filter and then right back into the tank. to reduce the number of water changes.

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    Doubt you'd have enough pressure. Do the water changes.

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    I'm sure you can if you have an appropriately sized pump

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    You certainly could do that. You might have to add a pump in order to get the minimum pressure required for the RO unit.

    I would also think your membrain would clog up pretty fast doing that, and those things are very $$$.

    It might be a lot cheaper to stick with the waterchanges
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    +1 to cliff. stick with WCs and youll be fine.
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