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External filter advice

Discussion in 'Are you new to aquatic plants? Start here' started by borrisb, Jul 16, 2012.

  1. borrisb

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    Hi all,

    Im looking for advice regarding external filters.
    I have a 72 Gal tank that will be planted and have fish; and a 13 Gal tank that will have a few plants and fish. Both tanks will have low light and use excel CO2.

    I have read that high flow rates are beneficial, but what sort of flow rates am I looking for?
    Any suggestions on what filter/s to buy?

    Cheers,
    Chris
     
  2. Htomassini

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    Remember one thing. Canister filter over rate their flow by a factor of two. For your small tank a nice hang on like the azoo or aquaclear are good choices. For your large tank Eheim pro or fluval are a nice choice .



    Henry tomassini
    www.theplantedaquariumstore.com
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