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Old 03-04-2011, 04:38 PM   #1
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Fluval inside filters

I am considering installing a Fluval inside filter in my large aquarium. Anyone have any experience, good or bad, with this brand of filter? Any problems with underwater filters shorting out or otherwise failing?
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The old Fluval internal filters were great (Fluval 3plus, Fluval 4plus, etc.). But I don't like the new line nearly as much. The old ones had a simple foam insert and worked great. The new ones have dinky slide-in cartridges with less overall media.

On a large tank there really isn't a reason to go internal, with all the HOBs out there (I would go with an AquaClear) and canisters (I would go with a Fluval) there are better option.
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