Nano tank with large skimmer

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  1. Kevinkmk

    Kevinkmk Active Member

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    Hi everyone ,

    I have a 20 gallon reef with 3 fishes. Currently using fulval ps2 skimmer but I'm wondering if I can upgrade it to some thing like aquaxxmax 1.5 HOB?
    I have like 25 no3 and 0.08 po4 last couple week, but now I have drop them to 0.04 no3 and 8 po4 by a 40% water change and adding nopox. I'm using red sea nopox 1.4 ml per day, small cheato in the back sump, and also running chemi-pure elite as well. Am I over killing?

    Skimmer info:
    https://www.marinedepot.com/AquaMax..._Nano_Skimmer-AquaMaxx-UJ94629-FIPSNS-vi.html
     

  2. Kevinkmk

    Kevinkmk Active Member

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    Anyone?
     
  3. Justin Simmons

    Justin Simmons Member Build Thread Contributor

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    Go for it. The aquamaxx HOB skimmers are amazing. You won't be disappointed.
     
  4. Ranjib

    Ranjib Valuable Member R2R Supporter R2R Excellence Award Build Thread Contributor

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    Go for it. You can feed all the live stock generously :)
     
  5. Kevinkmk

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    Thank you guys! I'm using red sea energy everyday
     
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    Btw, I'm adding some more sps in. Should I also invest into a bigger sump like a 30 gallon sump lol?

    My current tank is mostly LPs

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  7. Kevinkmk

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    Any thought on the additional sump plus skimmer?
     
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