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Old 08-18-2007, 4:16 PM   #1
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well its time to build a new skiimer

Well I decided to go ahead and build a new skimmer. Its going to be using the new dart needle wheel pump. will post updates through out the build.

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Old 08-18-2007, 7:47 PM   #2
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Jumping on to watch.....

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Old 08-30-2007, 11:16 PM   #3
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Me too

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Old 08-30-2007, 11:45 PM   #4
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Sounds nice!

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Old 08-31-2007, 6:18 AM   #5
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SOOOoooo..... Its been about 13 days hows it going. Very interested.

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Old 09-25-2007, 1:07 PM   #6
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update

Sorry its been so long sence my last post work has been keeping me so freaking busy its unreal. Here is where I am at so far.
Here is a pic of the dart needle wheel pump in between my 8" and 12" acrylic tubing.


Here is a picture of the top with all the holes drilled out and the groves routed out for the tubing.


And here is the box being glued up


Will post some more pictures as progress is made/

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Old 09-25-2007, 3:54 PM   #7
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tagging on to see.

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Old 09-25-2007, 5:16 PM   #8
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are you done with it yet, man it sure is taking a long time

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Old 09-25-2007, 8:22 PM   #9
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were did you get the tubing?
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Old 09-25-2007, 8:32 PM   #10
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from my wholesaler

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Old 09-25-2007, 8:40 PM   #11
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I gotta see this

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Old 09-25-2007, 8:49 PM   #12
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Well I got alittle more work done today.
Here is a picture of cutting the tubing to size

Here is a pic of all the tubing cut to size

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Old 09-25-2007, 8:51 PM   #13
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i got a question are you trying to relecate the reeflo skimmer

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Old 09-25-2007, 9:17 PM   #14
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some what but my box is bigger my collection cup is bigger just maing it better then what they did

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Old 09-25-2007, 9:35 PM   #15
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Here are a few more pics
Here is the top being glued on

Here is the tubing just sitting together. I still have to make the -plates round and finish the cone and the bubble difusser. Hieght as this sit with out box is 28"

and last a picture of my new toy

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Old 09-25-2007, 9:39 PM   #16
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that looks profesional that is going to be a monster.

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Old 09-25-2007, 10:31 PM   #17
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That looks good, I may have to get you to build me one of those. Can't wait to see it done.

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Old 09-25-2007, 10:53 PM   #18
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Here is the bubble plate 256 holes later D**m my arm is sore

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cant waite to see this thing wirk i might have to buy one of these things lol

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Old 09-25-2007, 11:37 PM   #20
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Looks good. Can't wait to see this in action!
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