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Old 07-10-2006, 04:11 PM   #1
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Direction of Powerhead?

I have a 10 gal tank with a Rio 90....Should I aim it down at the sand, or up at the top?

It gives great flow, but I dont want to beat everything.
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Are you trying to stabalize the pH or just get movement? If pH, point up for gas exchange/surface ripple. If just regular flow, maybe aim it down a little, otherwise you may get sand everywhere....
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just a though...there is a orbit attachment that spins and it creates a nice changin flow...i have it on my 90 and its great
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Really, any more info on this!?
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Something like this?

http://www.drsfostersmith.com/Produc...&N=2004+113782

I saw something on there that you could put together to customize your flow, but I can't seem to find it now. I think it was around $50.
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