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    Trying to find a manual for a used tetra whisper 30-60 filter, Tetra website is no help and googling hasn't helped either.

    I just want to make sure that I have the filters in right, the water flow exiting would pass thru the drop-in filter in this order, white-carbon-blue and the bio sponge being last.

    Plus on the bio sponge cage, one side is flat and the other side has small lugs that need to go toward the aquarium so the water can pass thru the sponge, if the flat side of the bio sponge cage faces the aquarium the water can't pass thru the sponge, it will just climb over it.

    Is this right ?

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    Does the water go through all of the media?
    Is the flow pretty high?

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    I think I had my bio-sponge in backward, Water level was pretty high, close to the overflow.

    Went to take the filter pack out to clean it when I noticed that the water was trying to flow over the top of the bio-sponges and that the flat part of the cage was facing the aquarium, reversed it so the lugs were facing the aquarium and the water level dropped down suggesting that the water was now passing thru the sponge instead of trying to climb over it.

    I think I have it right now but would like to have the manual so I could be sure.

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    Quote Originally Posted by The Red Severum
    Does the water go through all of the media?
    Is the flow pretty high?
    Water is passing thru all but as for the flow I don't know. It is a used filter that came with the tank and I have nothing to compare it to. Would have to put a new impeller in and see if the flow improved.

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    As long as it is going thru all the media and have some what of a good flow, your fine. IMO

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