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    Sump

    Morning:

    Just out of curiosity, I was wondering if someone would be able to give me an approximate cost of setting up a sump for a 100g.

    At the present time the tank is not drilled, but it will be going to HFX in the next couple of weeks so now is the perfect time to invest the $$$ to have a more appropriate setup.

    Susan if you see this, I know that you are in Halifax is there somewhere/someone that you would recommend?

    Just how big of a sump/refugeum would you go with for a small tank like this?

    Any input is greatly appreciated.

    Thanks

    Rick

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    I'm not sure what it would cost to have a tank drilled or where you'd take it to have it done. Someone else around here might know.

    The cost of the sump itself depends on what you use. I know some people who use a rubbermaid container, others use a glass tank and some have custom made acrylic setups. Acrylic is the best in my opinion. If you're handy they aren't hard to make yourself or you could buy one.
    Susan

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