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 02-23-2012, 06:13 PM   #1
Aquarium Advice FINatic
 
caitlynnanne9189's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2012
Location: Florida
Posts: 793
Cheap HOB

M looking for a cheap HOB that will be running my 15g QT tank when needed and other time just hanging on my sump. Any suggestions?
__________________

__________________
caitlynnanne9189 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 02-23-2012, 06:14 PM   #2
Aquarium Advice Addict
 
Nu-Nu the eel's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2011
Location: So Cal
Posts: 5,455
Id get an aquaclear 50. Its like 20 bucks an it works great
__________________

__________________
Nu-Nu the eel is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 02-23-2012, 06:37 PM   #3
Aquarium Advice FINatic
 
caitlynnanne9189's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2012
Location: Florida
Posts: 793
Quote:
Originally Posted by Nu-Nu the eel
Id get an aquaclear 50. Its like 20 bucks an it works great
The 50 for a 15 gallon? That seems huge to me. I have a 70 on my 20 and it's to much to me. I wish I had done the 50.
__________________
caitlynnanne9189 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 02-23-2012, 06:46 PM   #4
Aquarium Advice Addict
 
Nu-Nu the eel's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2011
Location: So Cal
Posts: 5,455
Its really not that much, i have one on my 40 gal and it is small and has good filtration. Can never have too much filtration.
__________________
Nu-Nu the eel is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 02-23-2012, 11:30 PM   #5
Aquarium Advice Addict
 
Join Date: Jan 2012
Location: Syracuse
Posts: 1,156
Go with the aquaclear can never have to much filtration.
__________________
EriksFish315 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 02-24-2012, 12:41 AM   #6
Aquarium Advice Freak
 
Pton46's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2012
Location: NJ
Posts: 421
Penguin are nice, Cheap too


Amazon.com: Marineland Penguin Power Filter Up to 20-Gallon, 100 GPH: Pet Supplies
__________________
60 gallon(Parrots and Convicts) 55 gallon African Cichlids 5 gallon Betta tank 35 Gallon Hex (Bolivian Rams, Oto cats, Bloodfin Tetra and a shoal of Tiger Barbs) 75 Gallon Oscar Condo. 30 gallon GBRs & Danios
Pton46 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 02-24-2012, 02:08 PM   #7
Aquarium Advice Apprentice
 
cbobruk's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2012
Posts: 11
Personally I prefer aquaclear over penguins. Just my opinion however.
__________________
cbobruk is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 02-24-2012, 03:36 PM   #8
Aquarium Advice FINatic
 
caitlynnanne9189's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2012
Location: Florida
Posts: 793
I have an aquaclear that I like. I just gotta decide which one. I don't really wanna go as big as the 50
__________________
caitlynnanne9189 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 02-24-2012, 04:29 PM   #9
Aquarium Advice Addict
 
Join Date: Jan 2012
Location: Syracuse
Posts: 1,156
Amazon.com: AquaClear 20 Power Filter - 110 V, UL Listed (Includes AquaClear 20 Carbon, AquaClear 20 Foam & AquaClear 20 BioMax): Pet Supplies

Smallest aquaclear and cheap!
__________________
EriksFish315 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 02-24-2012, 05:48 PM   #10
Aquarium Advice Freak
 
Link119's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 2011
Posts: 334
Why not ac30? Its perfect!
__________________

__________________
10 Gallon Planted
Link119 is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply

Tags
hob

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
Cheap LED solution??? TomStav General Hardware/Equipment Discussion 543 03-07-2014 06:31 PM
HOB filter Bluegillfreak Freshwater & Brackish - General Discussion 5 02-28-2012 10:39 PM
Whats a good led light and where can i get one cheap? ISD Nano Reefs 5 02-24-2012 02:35 PM
For Sale: San Diego -HOB refugium + skimmer New in Box Luky Archive 4 02-21-2012 04:20 AM
What is the best cheap diffuser? nathey6 Freshwater & Brackish - Planted Tanks 10 02-20-2012 07:42 PM







» Photo Contest Winners








Copyright 2002- Social Knowledge, LLC All Rights Reserved.

All times are GMT -4. The time now is 12:55 AM.


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