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Thread: Nano Filtration

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    How is this for nano filtration?

    http://www.drsfostersmith.com/produc...=0033086000000


    It will be for my 10g, with ~20 lbs of live rock, and 15 lbs of live sand.

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    That looks pretty close to the built in filtration of my bio-cube.

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    i m sure its great but i think the more things u can leave outside your tank the better.
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    i agree with fenix, IMO a simple aquaclear mini or one of these is best. in smaller tanks like 10g's the more stuff thats outside the tank the better

    http://www.bigalsonline.ca/BigAlsCA/...isterfilterc80

    i had the mini canister on my 20g when it was a nano

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    That is a cool canister, but it is only half the rate of the filter I selected, although turning over the entire tank 8 times per hour isn't that bad.

    If I got my filter, it would have something in the aquarium, but it would greatly reduce the need of powerheads.


    Any other opinions?




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    big als takes visa, discover, american express, and mastercard
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    I would get it if I were you. It looks like the kind that comes built in with nano reef aquarium cubes.
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    if you wanted flow with style you could get a koralia 1, my reef has a couple of koralia 2 and theyre awesome

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    Well, Dave said If I had enough High Quality live rock, I could go filterless, but I'd still need a powerhead or two for water movement. I don't think I am going to be able to afford the ~$350 for the good stuff, and to ship it here, so I am going to have to have some form of filtration.

    That canister is pretty cool though......I just wish Bigals took paypal.
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    some stores carry the mini canister, i got mine here at a aquarium discount warehouse for $25.

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