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Old 08/01/2017, 10:23 AM   #7126
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Hey David, thanks for chiming in. Never heard about Ultra Reef Akula before but now i'm scratching my head on URA 200 vs ATB 1050a

Seems UniqueCorals are the only one carrying Ultra Reef skimmers, correct?

Another question, which DC pump model should be paired with URA 200? It comes with an AC Sicce PSK 1200.

PS: i have an aquac ev 180 (perfect conditions) and another KZ Revolution S (loud/noisy aquabee 2000 & 3000) but I don't know if they can handle this new setup.


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Old 08/01/2017, 10:44 AM   #7127
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Yea UniqueCorals unless you bring one in yourself.

They are Italian.

http://www.ultrareef.it/eng.ultrareef.it/

I thought they had the DC model in. I guess not.

They are so well built and easy to adjust, Even can adjust the air if need be.


AquaC was good in their day.. Still perform ok just inefficient.

KZ were great skimmers and still would be. I like Aquabee pumps, pretty reliable.
Aquabee has brought out their own skimmer line now called Cove, might be worth a try. Coralvue is bringing them in.


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Old 08/01/2017, 10:56 AM   #7128
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So uniquecorals is the way to go. I'm gonna call them just to chat and tried to decide. May Paul chime in and provide some feedback on ATB 1050a pump alternatives.


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Old 08/01/2017, 01:35 PM   #7129
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Fellows, do you have any contact from Paul@ATB other than ATB-USA@comcast.net?


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Old 08/01/2017, 05:58 PM   #7130
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Looking for input on the RO Regal 170Int. I know it's retired, this would be a used purchase if I went that route. Anyone have/have experience and feedback? Or just opinion of those in the know about skimmers welcome.

Second, is it suitable for a 66g (around 75g total system) sps dominant tank?


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Old 08/06/2017, 11:00 AM   #7131
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Looking for input on the RO Regal 170Int. I know it's retired, this would be a used purchase if I went that route. Anyone have/have experience and feedback? Or just opinion of those in the know about skimmers welcome.

Second, is it suitable for a 66g (around 75g total system) sps dominant tank?
No one has any input?


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Old 09/12/2017, 07:58 AM   #7132
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Setting up my new 80g + 40g sump and considering the SRO Regal 200EXT, is this too oversized?

Going to be SPS dominant with a heavy bioload...


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Old 09/12/2017, 10:51 AM   #7133
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Setting up my new 80g + 40g sump and considering the SRO Regal 200EXT, is this too oversized?

Going to be SPS dominant with a heavy bioload...
Yea that is allot of air. Probably will put allot of gunk in the neck but not much in the cup or on and off unless you feed very heavy.


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Old 09/12/2017, 10:52 AM   #7134
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Fellows, do you have any contact from Paul@ATB other than ATB-USA@comcast.net?
Just message him here on RC.


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Old 09/15/2017, 07:24 PM   #7135
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Looking for input on the RO Regal 170Int. I know it's retired, this would be a used purchase if I went that route. Anyone have/have experience and feedback? Or just opinion of those in the know about skimmers welcome.

Second, is it suitable for a 66g (around 75g total system) sps dominant tank?



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Old 09/15/2017, 09:38 PM   #7136
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Does anyone know how to get the rubber seal back on the Eshopps skimmer? I can't find anything online and have tried everything. It seems like something so simple.

There's an elbow piece that goes inside and a rubber seal that goes on the outside that you put the pump into but unless your hands are small enough to enter the chamber, you can't get the part in with the seal.

Any suggestions?




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