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  1. Racoon293
    02-24-2013 04:15 PM - permalink
    Hi. I seen your post about sponge filters. Very awesome info! I'm looking into setting one up. With the sponge, is there a formula for how much surface area of sponge per gallon of tank? I got a 5.5 gal. With a single female betta. I want to grow enough BB to keep the water good but my tank can be viewed from all sides so I don't really want the sponge to be to big and destracting if you know what I mean.
  2. Blue Kitty Betta
    02-07-2013 12:21 PM - permalink
    Blue Kitty Betta
    Thank you :) I just found this site yesterday. I'm learning all I can - very new to Bettas. I love all the photos
  3. birdielikestomatoes
    01-23-2013 04:43 PM - permalink
    Thank you for the happy birthday message. :D
  4. waterdog
    01-14-2013 10:30 AM - permalink
    My 75 is drilled. I absolutely love having a sump. I made it by splitting a 35 using plexiglass dividers siliconed in. The water dumps into a open area, then down through 5 layers of filter media, then up through 5 lbs. of lava rocks, then down over charcoal, then to the return pump. I also have a 5 gallon pal tied to it with tubing and a float valve for automatic top off. It increases water volume and airation.
  5. Firefly85
    01-12-2013 05:03 PM - permalink
    Hi water dog, noticed in your siggy, you have a 35 gal sump for your tropical, just wondered how well it works for you is you tank drill or hang on overflow?

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  • About waterdog
    I have kept fish for over 10 years now. I not only enjoy aquaria but studying what I keep.
    Baton Rouge Louisiana
    aquaria of course, freshwater fishing, antiques
    retail management
    Total Years Fish Keeping Experience
    10 - 20
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