Advice on buying my first aquarium - Page 3 - Tropical Fish Keeping - Aquarium fish care and resources

Reply
 
LinkBack Thread Tools
post #21 of 22 Old 12-30-2009, 03:08 PM Thread Starter
New Member
 
CoffeeMan's Avatar
 
Quote:
Originally Posted by Angel079 View Post


@CoffeeMan here's my pers pref. sponge filters and like I said any tank up to 15 maybe 20g, i'd pers def recommend them Bio Foam Single Sponge Filters, Sponge Filters | Pet Solutions
So you wouldn't recommend a sponge filter for a 29 gallon tank? What about having 2 of them... one on each side?
CoffeeMan is offline  
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
post #22 of 22 Old 12-30-2009, 06:26 PM
Member
 
Angel079's Avatar
 
You can, but not the one I posted, you'd then need something like this one Hydro-Sponge III, Sponge Filters | Pet Solutions

It really always depends what you wanna have in the tank in the end. Like the 25g CPO tank I had, obviously I didn't want the lil Cray baby's sucked up by any internal filter and the whole sock over it just ain't my world, so I added a large sponge into it, the system I used is called HMF (Hamburger Mattenfilter) just punch it into googel and see.
If I had just normal fish in it like Tetra's or Killi etc...I'd honestly pers not bother and get a small internal filter.

Like I said, really only depends on 2 things: Personal preference & what you wanna do with the tank really

~ Life Is Too Short, Break The Rules, Forgive Quickly, Kiss Slowly, Love Truly, Laugh Uncontrollably And Never Regret Anything that Made You Smile.
Life May Not Be The Party We Hoped For, But While We're Here, We Should Dance. ~
Angel079 is offline  
Reply

Thread Tools
Show Printable Version Show Printable Version
Email this Page Email this Page



Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Need advice on aquarium compatibility mochafish Freshwater and Tropical Fish 4 11-13-2009 11:07 PM
Buying a Used Aquarium adk Beginner Freshwater Aquarium 4 11-02-2008 11:28 AM
Freshwater Aquarium advice from LFS..... AEWHistory Beginner Freshwater Aquarium 7 07-13-2008 05:57 PM
Questions on Buying a Used Aquarium Quacketj Beginner Freshwater Aquarium 2 02-22-2008 11:45 AM
buying from aquarium store and getting ripped off ? angelleah1981 Beginner Saltwater Aquariums 13 12-13-2007 08:56 PM

Posting Rules  
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On

 
For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome