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Old 03-23-2012, 08:26 AM   #1
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Changing Filters

I'm switching to a sponge filter for my angel tank. How long should I run with the HOB before removing it? I was going to do a month
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At least a month, then keep an eye on the toxin levels as when you remove the old filter you will still be removing most of your biological filter.
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