Originally Posted by bbielen
Hi. I am setting up a 75 gallon cichlid aquarium. Looking at Fluvals. Wondering if the FX6 is too much flow for 75 gallons. My question is should I go with the 406 or FX6? Or, complicate things and look at another name brand? Thank you.
The FX6 is absolutely not too much flow.
The advertised flow rates on canisters are measured at 0 head (ie, horizontally) so the flow is a LOT lower than stated.
That being said, 1500l/h is nowhere near anything to be worried about anyway.
I have a 306 and FX6 on my 63G with a 3000l/h Powerhead.
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