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Old 01-23-2018, 11:55 AM
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Filter Sock Replacement

I have a love-hate relationship with filter socks, as do most people I assume. I still wanted a bit of filtration though to prevent unnecessary detritus from building up in the sump. So this is what I created.

Really happy with it so far!!
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Old 01-23-2018, 12:15 PM
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nice. That is what ive seen reefers do for the red sea tanks. Then add filter floss or media. I would make sure you have an emergency drain. There are 2 drains for reefer.

Where did you buy the material?
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Old 01-23-2018, 12:16 PM
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My sump has an overflow drain so I’m not too worried. I have a CNC so I just bought plexi at canal plastics and put it all together.
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Old 01-23-2018, 12:26 PM
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Bought these for my reefer 425 they work perfect just replace the floss once a week.
https://www.marinedepot.com/Filter_M...FIFMME-vi.html
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Old 01-23-2018, 01:17 PM
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I use 6 paint strainer bags instead of filter socks
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Old 02-14-2018, 12:21 PM
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My sump has an overflow drain so I’m not too worried. I have a CNC so I just bought plexi at canal plastics and put it all together.
I would certainly be interested in buying something similar down the line. What was the cost?
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Do they make these for a 7 inch sock ?
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Old 02-15-2018, 09:46 AM
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I would certainly be interested in buying something similar down the line. What was the cost?


Not expensive at all, prob less than $30 in material.
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Old 02-26-2018, 01:42 PM
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Assume that most of that $30 goes to the clear pipe?
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Not expensive at all, prob less than $30 in material.
I just do one experiment , to replace those socks, i will post .
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