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post #1 of 3 Old 01-02-2008, 09:52 AM Thread Starter
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Aqueon Power Filter

I just got a new 14 gallon aquarium to hold my fry and it came with an Aqueon Power Filter. When I was setting the filter up I noticed that the electrical cord begins on the side of the filter that touches water. I looked at the picture shown in the directions and it showed part of the electrical cord submerged. This just seemed a little dangerous to me. Is it ok to have the beginning of the cord submerged or should I just keep the water level lower in the tank so the water doesn't touch the cord?
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post #2 of 3 Old 01-02-2008, 10:01 AM
Aqueon filters are the old Marineland filters. They, along with some other companies, banded to gether to form a new group. Most motor units on power filters are sealed. I think you should be ok.
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post #3 of 3 Old 01-02-2008, 07:44 PM
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I remember Bettababy is giving some of the Aqueon products a trial and so far, she is giving them a thumbs up.

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