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post #1 of 5 Old 09-15-2013, 12:20 PM Thread Starter
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Mechanical Filter Foam for Sump

Hi Guys,

Is there any particular type of foam that you need to use for mechanical filtration? I am planning my new tank setup at the minute and need custom shape/size foam to go in my sump.

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post #2 of 5 Old 09-15-2013, 12:30 PM
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You might check this out: Open Cell Foam - Filter Media
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post #3 of 5 Old 09-15-2013, 12:32 PM
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I prefer aquaclear sponges.

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post #5 of 5 Old 09-15-2013, 04:16 PM Thread Starter
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Thank for the replies. I should have pointed out that I am UK based... Not sure how big the UK contingent is on here? You have certainly given me something to go on though.
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