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post #1 of 3 Old 02-04-2013, 05:26 AM Thread Starter
Exclamation Will the aquaclear 70 filter impeller fit the 20?

Im on low budget so i was thinking buying the 20 and get the 70 impeller and switch it, would that work?
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post #2 of 3 Old 02-04-2013, 02:18 PM
Idk, but its worth a try. I once had an aquaclear filter rated for 50 gallons. The impeller was broken
(probably because of cheap material) so I experimented with the 3 other impellers I had which came from a tetra filter that was rated for 5-15 gallons and 2 powerheads. The filter impeller from the tetra filter worked but I needed it for the original filter so I tried the powerhead impellers and they didn't work. I then made some adjustments to one of the impellers and now the filter works. The impeller that I used came from a powerhead that wouldn't even turn on so I put its impeller to some good use. Right now, I am using the filter for a 30 gallon aquarium and it seems to be working just fine.

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post #3 of 3 Old 02-04-2013, 03:09 PM Thread Starter
Kk thx
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