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Old 05-08-2013, 09:53 AM   #11
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Off topic but I HAVE to say thats a beautiful.tank convict! I have an empty 150 (still trying to decide what to use it for)& can only hope mine looks that good!
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Old 05-08-2013, 10:17 AM   #12
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Yeah I love my HOB's lol. Even run 2 on my 75 gallon overstocked African mixed cichlid tank and the water is like glass!!

I think it's just more of me not wanting to spend money on the more ideal and expensive ones since I've had a crappy experience with the low end 5-10 gallon models. But I think that was primarily due to having turtle in which a HOB is as good as no filter lll
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I CAN'T be the ONLY one... BUT.... How come the filter can be silent and all good. You do a water change and have to power everything down BUT when you power it back up its loud!!!! What's the deal...

Sorry, back pain and late night rant.
Oh come on convict! You of all people should remember Murphy's law!
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Oh come on convict! You of all people should remember Murphy's law!
True... SO VERY VERY TRUE LOL!!!!
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Two words: Vicoden, Ambien. After 9 knee surgeries they're my two best friends, a noisy filter is simply no match.
Ahh... lol. You got me beat! 2 on the left, 1 on the right, left shoulder and 2 ear operation (mastoid)

But I'll give that a try thanks!!
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