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Old 06-01-2012, 09:43 PM   #1
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55 gallon tank question's

So I have been putting together a 55 gallon tank build piece by piece. And done a lot research and asked a lot of questions on what size filter heater to get. What I am seeing some of the threads has me worried that perhaps i went to small. I have a fluval 306 and a aqueon pro 150 heater. Are they going to be enough or am I screwed. I have already cycled my tank gravel and five serpae tetras to start my tank off.
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Old 06-02-2012, 01:57 AM   #2
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If I remember correctly, the aqueon pro is suitable for 55g assuming you keep your home at a constant temperature of 76F.

The filter seems a little weak though. I'd try to achieve at least 550gph flow.
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As far as the filter the research I have done and from what I have been told is that it does at least 400 gph
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At best, maybe close to 400gph without any media or filter pads and canister being closer to the tank rim..
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