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Old 10/24/2008, 11:16 PM   #24
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Originally posted by PaulieWalnuts
how well does your macro grow that way...i just thought that if it ran through carbon and rowaphos, and the skimmer that it would not feed the macro enough to grow?? does that make sense?
I'm pretty sure skimmers and reactors are not 100% efficient. The water in the sump isn't ultra clean. I'd imagine the water in the sump still matches the tank water pretty closely, only slightly cleaner. So in theory the macro should still be able to do it's job.

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