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May 18 (7 days ago)
SRO2000 loud pump
Hi I have a new SRO 2000 which is the loudest item in my sump right now. It’s a very loud hum/buzz which I assume is the AC pump. It’s sitting on a ST2 skimmer stand to get right water depth in my R...
May 09 (16 days ago)
New Reef Octopus Essence s-130 Overflowing foam
I have a new Essence s-130 that is overflowing like CRAZY. When I plug it in, the collection cup fills within 30 seconds with white foam and just continuously overflows. I have it sitting on a stand i...
Apr 24 (31 days ago)
Icecap K1 130 Protein Skimmer Instructions???
I’m new to saltwater, and this is my first skimmer. When I opened the box I was disappointed find out there are no instructions included. I assumed I’d find them published online, but no luck. I did m...
Apr 23 (32 days ago)
Skimmer model/replacement pump
I have a older reef octopus skimmer looks like a NW150. The pump model number is OTP 3000. What is a suitable replacement? Hi Kevin, You may be able to put an Aquatrance 3000S on that skimmer, it jus...
Apr 17 (38 days ago)
convert Varios water pump to a skimmer pump
I have a spare varios4 water pump and was wondering if I could just get a Varios pinwheel impeller and air venturi to convert it to a skimmer pump. No, different impedance so it wont work. Skimmer pu...
Apr 06 (49 days ago)
Reef Octopus Diablo 8 inch skimmer (200?)
I bought the skimmer from someone who never set up his tank, so this was new old stock never seen water. Set up my tank 6 months ago and also have the bigger Diablo return pump. Skimmer has been work...
Mar 27 (59 days ago)
Vent Pipe for Regal 250Int
Hi, how's it going? I'm wondering if you sell the 45" clear elbow alone? I see you have adapters from mm to inches. However, I don't have any more room in my sump for an adapter and elbow. Thanks in...
Mar 27 (59 days ago)
reef octopus 150 6353
I want to replace my skimmer pump with a dc pump. Which one would fit my skimmer?
Mar 19 (2 months ago)
New Skimmer
I just received my Classic CLSC-011OSS 5in Compact Skimmer w/ AQ1000s. Do I need to " break in" the skimmer by first running it in a bucket with water and vinegar??? Or can I just put in right into my...
Mar 16 (2 months ago)
Collection cup
How can I get a replacement collection cup for a reef octopus elite sss220? If you have a PayPal account we can send you a link to pay for the cup otherwise you can call our office at 985-781-9078 and...
Mar 16 (2 months ago)
150sss overflowing
Bought the 150sss and it is constantly overflowing, even when adjusted to the min amount of bubbles. Is my skimmer defective? Also raised it up to see if it would help but the results are the same. ...
Mar 08 (2 months ago)
Elite 220 sss
Over the past few months I have been having some issues with the skimmer. It stops working even though the power is on (controlled by an apex). Once I try to turn it back on the green lights on the DC...
Feb 21 (3 months ago)
Sicce impeller/flywheel
Looking for a replacement impeller for the sicce pump on my Diablo XS200 skimmer. http://www.coralvue.com/sicce-psk-pinwheel-impellers
Feb 16 (3 months ago)
Reef Octopus 5000SSS
Hi The pump of my skimmer is breaking. I never change the pump but the model i have on my skimmer is Bubble Blaster HY-3000S and i suppose to have Bubble Blaster HY-5000S. I need to buy a new pump ...
Feb 07 (3 months ago)
Reef octopus classic 150 int massive amount of bubbles
The protein skimmer is pumping out bubbles so much overflows into the sump. Sits in a sump 7 inches deep. Brand new skimmer only been in operation for a few days since out of box. Temp and salinity...
Jan 30 (3 months ago)
202s is extremely loud.
Ive tried everything to quiet down the skimmer. Nothing helps. It's been up for over a month. Any suggestions? How old is the skimmer? Are you using the cap on one of the air intakes of the silencer...
Jan 10 (4 months ago)
Reef Octopus Classic 110-INT: Connecting pipe doesn't fit into output pipe from skimmer
Earlier this year I purchased a Reef Octopus Classic 110-INT for a new tank that I'm setting up. I just got around to installing the skimmer today, and the pipe that's supposed to connect the gate val...
Jan 01 (4 months ago)
I just hooked up my new classic 150s and was wondering if there is any kind of adjustment to make the flow higher or lower. Any help would be greatly appreciated. No, the adjustment is done by the red...
Dec 01 (5 months ago)
Octo Classic 110 120105-10
My Octo Classic AC20284 needle wheel skimmer does not fit in my new Infiltrade LLc sump. It's about 1 1/1 inchs to wide with the pump.. Is there a smaller skimmer I can use on 90 gallon tank. Kind ...
Nov 27 (5 months ago)
Adapter for a nw 150
I'm looking for an adapter for a psk 600 to fit a nw 150 in sump protein skimmer! Its the male fitting of the union but it's smaller than the one for the int 200. Thank you Jack Howard The adapters a...