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Old 05-04-2013, 12:23 AM   #1
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Power head size help please

I have a 110 gall reef with 2 1600 gall per hour power heads on a wave maker. My problem is both power heads are aimed across the reef and the front lower corners of the tank seen to be a little too still. Want to put two power heads on back glass to aim front and low. Not a lot of flow just enough to make it roll a little. Would you suggest 400, 600, or 800 gall per hour. They won't have a wave maker just continuous flow. Thanks in advance!
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Old 05-04-2013, 12:49 AM   #2
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I would go 800 I bought a 550 and was not impressed with the flow.
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Old 05-04-2013, 02:08 AM   #3
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My tank is only 18 inches front to back. Just not sure what to get. Does anyone think the 800 gph will be too much? Is it possi le to have too much as long as the fish are happy?
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Old 05-04-2013, 01:56 PM   #4
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Go with the 800 it seems as most are over rated as far as GPH goes
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