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    Anyway I have a 20 gall and it seems the current filter i have(cycled) is not quite doing its job.
    I decided on a Hamberg Matten filter as it seems the easiest to build and Compass said that it will work great
    So for now i need to purchase the foam which unfortunately none of the petshops seem to carry.
    Hence a purchase must be made on ebay so tell me which one would work best?

    1) http://www.ebay.com/itm/50x50cm-Blac...item20e2545767

    2)http://www.ebay.com/itm/50x50cm-Yell...item1c3e4716b6

    3)http://www.ebay.com/itm/1pc-49x49x2c...item43cbd56f49

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    Thanks for the gift! I bow to your experience so i wanted to be sure that i did not give the OP wrong info. - Silbar   Tx for all the help for me and everyone else! - angelcraze2   Rocksor knows cichlids! - Brhino   Can''t give rep points, but great job on the diagnosis/treatment - Boundava   Sending you a geophagus to  tank you for your analytical powers! - discusluv   

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    Yeah I was going to say number 3 is out. lol As for the other two I have no idea what biochemical cotton is. I would pick one of the ones Rocksor put up. You want a stiff filter to hold up to the pressure.
    Increasing your biodiversity increases your stability.

    You know what this tank needs? ........................ Crypts.

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    None ship to the UAE
    What if i join 2 of them together?

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    I think you will be ok with option #1. It looks like it'll do the job. Might not be the most ideal but it'll work and you don't need to double up.
    Increasing your biodiversity increases your stability.

    You know what this tank needs? ........................ Crypts.

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