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  1. Question about Uninterrupted Power Supplies/ Battery Backup

    Freshwater Aquarium Equipment
    Does anyone know to what voltage or what size UPS would be ideal to run a 200w heater, a 70 gallon HOB Filter, and a 70 Gallon Canister filter during a power outage? I have been looking on amazon at the ones designed for computers made by Apc but I dont think they would have nearly enough...
  2. What would you do if the power went out?

    Beginner Freshwater Aquarium
    What would you do if the power went out? I'm just curious ? I don't have any fish at the moment but we had power outage today for 8 hours. If the fish didn't had any light, heather or filter will they die very quickly? or slowly?
  3. Disaster Hit when Sandi Came Along

    Beginner Freshwater Aquarium
    tank 1 20gal long with 3 bolivian rams, 1 albino br pleco, 4 neon tetra, 2 corys, 3 amano shrimp tank 2 29 gal with german ram, gold ram, alb Br pleco,2 corys, 2 amano shrimp tank 3 55gal with 5 dension barbs (3-4inch), 1 blur fem Gourami, alb Br Pleco.....this tank was being stocked Tank 1, 2...
  4. Power Outage and oxygenation of water

    Beginner Freshwater Aquarium
    I, like quite a few others, were in the path of Irene. Our power went out 8 AM on Sunday morning, August 28. We were lucky and power was restored 2 PM Monday afternoon, the next day. As warm as it was, tank water temp was not a problem. I did a very large water change Saturday, the day before...
  5. Nervous for hurricane power outage

    Beginner Freshwater Aquarium
    Hey everyone. Im really nervous because most of you that live on the east coast have probably been hearing about hurricane irene. I live in rhode island and we are going to be hit so bad that the news was saying most of us is be out of power for about a week. It has been very humid andif the...
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