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Old 11-18-2009, 12:48 AM   #1
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Is this the same/or similar to the aeration stones you find online at the HBS? Everything seems to be made out of stainless steel but it doesn't state a micron. Was thinking of using it to make a diy aeration wand, what do y'all think?

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Old 11-18-2009, 01:03 AM   #2
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Yeah it does - 50 micron. My air stone is (IIRC) 0.5 micron. You are going to get bigger bubbles, so less efficient oxygenation with that.

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Old 11-18-2009, 01:05 AM   #3
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Thanks, good catch I missed that part!
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