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    Quote Originally Posted by Carapar56 View Post
    I'll set it up and work on cycling it normally. Do I have to add fiber or cloth pads in the filter, or will pillow stuffing suffice? Or could I take a large cartridge for my whisper filter and cut it to fit in the eheim? Would that work?
    I am assuming you meant in addition to the required biomedia, Does it not have a pair of course blue sponges [for mech]? IME filter floss clogs far too quickly to be very effective in canisters.

    You can easily find the blue sponge pads on amazon.
    Gas mileage isn't everything OIIIIIIIO
    Lack of planning on your part does not constitute an emergency on my part.
    Why pretend there are no stupid questions? Actually, There are many stupid questions: "Should I drink this bleach?" Is just one example.
    Having said that, Just because it's a stupid question doesn't mean that it shouldn't be asked. It's better to know.

    A warm beer is better than a cold beer. Because nothing is better than a cold beer, and a warm beer is better than nothing.

  2. #22

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    Thats exactly what I mean. It didn't come with blue course sponges. The filter is old. One of the oldest models I've seen. Honestly I haven't even been able to find the same model online. I got it from a teacher 7 years ago. The filter itself is at least 15 years old.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Carapar56 View Post
    Thats exactly what I mean. It didn't come with blue course sponges. The filter is old. One of the oldest models I've seen. Honestly I haven't even been able to find the same model online. I got it from a teacher 7 years ago. The filter itself is at least 15 years old.
    Are you kidding me? You must not have been looking very hard, What on earth are you using for search terms?

    I got 'About 5,170,000 results (0.33 seconds)' with pictures & schematics on the first page all by using the secret and genius search term "EHEIM 2013"

    ... Good idea eh?

    It's way older than that. - A 2013 is just a 2213 with a smaller impeller [Or motor.. You can sort that out - Either way, It has less flow] It apparently has the same canister as the 2213 [Being its apparent predecessor]. I would confirm this through matching physical measurments though If I were you

    There's your parts list.
    Gas mileage isn't everything OIIIIIIIO
    Lack of planning on your part does not constitute an emergency on my part.
    Why pretend there are no stupid questions? Actually, There are many stupid questions: "Should I drink this bleach?" Is just one example.
    Having said that, Just because it's a stupid question doesn't mean that it shouldn't be asked. It's better to know.

    A warm beer is better than a cold beer. Because nothing is better than a cold beer, and a warm beer is better than nothing.

  4. #24

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    Because your not cool unless you gift yourself. - Carapar56 In memory of the one you lost. - Strider199 ٩(̾●̮̮̃̾̃̾)۶ - korith The fishies are coming! the fishies are coming! - Sandz Are you old enough to drink?  Oh, well, For JJ's fish! - gronlaura 
    Discus and Beer! - Sandz Merry Christmas - mommy1 Sorry for your loss - KingFisher Sorry to hear of the old girl's passing - ~firefly~ Happy New Year - mommy1 
    Sorry for you loss, wish this was real. - steeler58 Congratulations on your 100th post! - fishmommie Thanks for the Rep! - steeler58 
    Gay and Lesbian Pride - Carapar56 Anti-Tobacco - Colon Cancer - Colorectal Cancer - Carapar56 Adoptee - Bone Cancer - Child Exploitation and Abuse - Hope and Support - Peace - Retinoblastoma - Right to Life - Student Sexual Assault - Carapar56 HIV/AIDS - Carapar56 Bone Marrow Donation - Childhood Depression - Depression - Environment - Eye Injury Prevention - Glaucoma - Kidney Cancer - Kidney Disease - Kidney Transplantation - Leukemia - Lyme Disease - Mental Retardation - Missing Children - Organ Donation - T - Carapar56 

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    Well I was going by the exact 2013, I saw the 2213 but it does look a bit different.. They canisters are similar, and I heard the share the same parts. But mine is a bit different.. Idk maybe its wear and tear.. Do you have any idea of how old this filter is?? I've always wanted to know but could never find out.

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    Because your not cool unless you gift yourself. - Carapar56 In memory of the one you lost. - Strider199 ٩(̾●̮̮̃̾̃̾)۶ - korith The fishies are coming! the fishies are coming! - Sandz Are you old enough to drink?  Oh, well, For JJ's fish! - gronlaura 
    Discus and Beer! - Sandz Merry Christmas - mommy1 Sorry for your loss - KingFisher Sorry to hear of the old girl's passing - ~firefly~ Happy New Year - mommy1 
    Sorry for you loss, wish this was real. - steeler58 Congratulations on your 100th post! - fishmommie Thanks for the Rep! - steeler58 
    Gay and Lesbian Pride - Carapar56 Anti-Tobacco - Colon Cancer - Colorectal Cancer - Carapar56 Adoptee - Bone Cancer - Child Exploitation and Abuse - Hope and Support - Peace - Retinoblastoma - Right to Life - Student Sexual Assault - Carapar56 HIV/AIDS - Carapar56 Bone Marrow Donation - Childhood Depression - Depression - Environment - Eye Injury Prevention - Glaucoma - Kidney Cancer - Kidney Disease - Kidney Transplantation - Leukemia - Lyme Disease - Mental Retardation - Missing Children - Organ Donation - T - Carapar56 

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    Also just did a 30% water change on both tanks. Used Prime for all the new water and my fish are swimming around happily like normal :D

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    Prime is where it's at my friend!
    130g: 4 Angelfish, 2 Roseline Sharks, 2 Conga Tetras, 5 Kuhli Loaches, 1 Otocinslus, 1 Corydora

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