Posts Tagged ‘filter socks’
When you’re in a hurry, but need to change filter socks, this tip will save you money.
If you’re running filter socks, follow Alec’s advice and complete this important step before the sock leaves your tank.
A filter sock is a form of mechanical filtration whose purpose is to trap large particles flowing through it. The sock will usually be labeled for the smallest size particle that it will trap e.g. a 200 micron sock will …Read more
I use and recommend filter socks on saltwater tanks. And just like any mechanical filtration method, they have to be cleaned periodically. Here’s how I clean mine.
Note: I do not use bleach in the washer when I’m washing my …Read more
After years of creating Friday AM quick tips, there are a few that I use frequently on my tank as well as a few that I get asked about a lot. To refresh your memory on ones you’ve likely forgotten …Read more