How to Build a Protein Skimmer?

Answer Protein skimmers are devices used in aquariums and fish tanks that remove organic matter that builds up and pollutes the water. Using an air intake and a water intake, the skimmer exposes the tank ... Read More »

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What is a protein skimmer?

Protein skimmers help remove organic waste from saltwater fish tanks. They are one of the most important parts of saltwater aquariums, according to Organic waste can become po... Read More »

What causes a black build-up in the skimmer basket?

AnswerOne reason is if you are using a copper ionizer this can casue a black coating anywhere on the pool. If this is not the case it could also be your pH off balance. Other than that I do not kno... Read More »

Can you run the pool without the skimmer just using the main drain for circulation if you think you have a leak in the underground pipe from the skimmer to the pump?

Answer Sure you can. You'll need to use a net to clean the junk off the top often so it doesn't sink and cause stains or clog up the main drain. Answer You can however it would be a good Idea to re... Read More »

I am a vegetarian how can I get a lot of protein to build muscle?

You can get protein from many sources like the Hawaiian "Poi" which is very high in protein and has not animal byproducts. In my opinion I would stay away from "Soy Protein" because if you're using... Read More »