Diffusing co2

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    Good day all.

    So im starting to get back to the hobby again.
    Bought myself an cannister filter so im wondering about diffusing my CO2.
    Ive got a DIY inline reactor made by wolf a year or two again but the thing is it is too bulky for my setup.

    Any opinions welcome should I make peace with the unit because it did a good job at diffusing or is there something smaller i can use that also does a good job at diffusing.

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    Why not just use a ceramic diffuser?
     
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    i heard from someone before they not so good in dissolving the gasses into the tank thats why i got an inline that time
     
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    A reactor is better but diffusers get the job done
     
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    which is the better option to go with diffuser or inline atomizer?
     
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    Probably inline but I only have experience with ceramic diffusers
     
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    ADA uses diffusers on all their big tanks

     
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    Thank you for the video that's a solid answer to a question @mik786

    @Joshua Tree are you totally satisfied with the diffusers, or do you plan to change them in the future?
     
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    They have worked for me for the last 3 years :)

    I use them in both my CO2 tanks. I use ista 3 in 1's
     

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