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Old 01-19-2013, 07:44 PM   #11
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i have only had it running a month it wasnt too gunked up it has a blue coarse pad that came with it for the bottom then fine pads but i just removed those because they were falling apart but the filter is huge its bigger than a 5 gallon bucket so i bought 4 boxes of ceramic rings and that still wont completely fill 2 baskets and i ran carbon for the first 2 weeks just to clear the water a little then i didnt know what else to get for media but the filter does 525gph and it is keeping the water perfectly clear not bad for a $150 filter
As long as it does the job for you, that's the main thing...You should still do a bit of research on Seachem Purigen, Seachem Matrix. Both are options you could run with your existing media....
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Old 01-19-2013, 11:17 PM   #12
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