Go Back   Aquarium Advice - Aquarium Forum Community > General Aquarium Forums > General Hardware/Equipment Discussion
Click Here to Login

Join Aquarium Advice Today
Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread Display Modes
Please support our sponsors and let them know you heard about them on AquariumAdvice.com
 
Old 09-02-2005, 12:14 PM   #1
Aquarium Advice Regular
 
Join Date: Mar 2005
Location: Orange County, CA
Posts: 63
Send a message via Yahoo to dogspot
Best filter for a 100 gallon aquarium?

I just upgrade to a 100 gallon aquarium, and I don't think my Whisper HOB will suffice.

Whats the best filter for a 100 gallon aquarium?
__________________

__________________
55 Gallon Tanganyika setup
3 Frontosas
4 Leleupis
2 Black Calvi
3 Julidchromus Transcripti
3 Synodontis Petricolas
2 Common Plecos
(all are juveniles) Plan to upgrade to about 120 gallons soon
dogspot is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 09-02-2005, 01:40 PM   #2
Aquarium Advice Addict
 
Join Date: Dec 2003
Location: Nebraska, USA
Posts: 6,703
Definitely a canister filter. maybe a Rena Filstar XP3.
__________________

__________________
Former advisor and planted tank geek...life's moved on though.
malkore is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 09-06-2005, 12:07 PM   #3
Aquarium Advice Addict
 
Join Date: May 2005
Location: Central Kentucky
Posts: 6,015
Send a message via AIM to greenmaji
are you going to upgrade again.. those frontosas are going to get huge on you.. :P (sorry you didnt ask for advice on that )
canister or wet/dry as far as filters go..
__________________
greenmaji is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 10-11-2005, 12:01 AM   #4
Aquarium Advice FINatic
 
Join Date: Apr 2005
Location: Vacaville, CA
Posts: 721
Send a message via Yahoo to ace1uno_00
definitely a Filstar XP3!
I own 2 and love them.
__________________
For Sale: Brand New Filstar XP3. In Box w/extra Media. $80 obo shipped.
Ace1uno_00@yahoo.com
ace1uno_00 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 11-10-2005, 07:08 PM   #5
Aquarium Advice Regular
 
Join Date: Oct 2005
Location: Ireland
Posts: 84
Eheim Pro2 Thermo 2128

Excellent.
__________________
We are a secretive bunch.
FishFingers is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 11-12-2005, 10:55 AM   #6
Aquarium Advice Apprentice
 
Join Date: Apr 2005
Location: New York
Posts: 33
if you really meant 'best', you might want to have a look at a Pentair (Rainbow Lifegard) modular filter setup.
__________________

__________________
melonie is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply

Tags
filter

Please support our sponsors and let them know you heard about them on AquariumAdvice.com

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Elite Hush Gallon Fish AQUARIUM FILTER aznqtpiebaby General Hardware/Equipment Discussion 0 07-10-2009 09:48 AM
This is my 100 Gallon freshwater Aquarium Bert B Members Freshwater Tanks Showcase 10 12-16-2006 11:23 PM
pool filter in 225 gallon aquarium toyotasrfun DIY Projects 4 07-20-2006 04:49 AM
Final list of things I need.... which filter for 100 gallon? Andyvette General Hardware/Equipment Discussion 17 02-28-2006 03:13 AM
Regarding building an all glass 100 gallon aquarium AquaJoe General Hardware/Equipment Discussion 18 08-09-2005 07:21 PM







» Photo Contest Winners








Copyright 2002- Social Knowledge, LLC All Rights Reserved.

All times are GMT -4. The time now is 12:11 PM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8 Beta 1
Copyright ©2000 - 2017, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.