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Old 08-23-2010, 08:29 PM   #1
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Adding another canister filter. Need advice.

I have a 125g tank. I currently have a Filstar XP3. I want another canister filter before I start adding coral. What are some brand names that make good canister filters? I know the Fluval FX5 is good but kinda pricey. What about Eheim?
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Eheim, Fluval and Rena all make good canister filters. I don't think you'd go wrong with any of them.
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Do you have any LR in the tank? If so how much?
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Do you have any LR in the tank? If so how much?
I have 100# of live rock and 75# of base rock that I just put in
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I have 100# of live rock and 75# of base rock that I just put in
With that much rock, you actually don't need another canister. The LR will host your beneficial bacteria and it'll be one less sponge to clean! :p
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