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Old 02/20/2020, 09:30 AM   #1
Socalx45
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Bio cubes in overflow chamber

Anyone try this? In each of my overflow chambers it seems like there is just a lot of wasted dead space. Could i place bio cubes in both? Im talking about filling behind the black up to my durso drain?? Thoughts...

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Old 02/20/2020, 10:09 AM   #2
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Sure.. but it has some cons to it..
That area tends to collect quite a bit of detritus and some will siphon that out occasionally.. You would need to move/remove those cubes to access that properly..

Really not a big deal though.


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Old 02/23/2020, 04:07 PM   #3
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I always put bio filtration after filter floss to prevent as much detritus as possible from building up in the bio media. Bio media is the section I try not to bother when doing maintenance.


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Old 02/26/2020, 03:42 PM   #4
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I did for many years. My advice would be put them in a mesh bag so they are easy to pull out if need be.

Makes life a lot easier IME.


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