Go Back   Aquarium Advice - Aquarium Forum Community > General Aquarium Forums > General Hardware/Equipment Discussion

Join Aquarium Advice Today
Thread Tools Search this Thread Display Modes
Please support our sponsors and let them know you heard about them on AquariumAdvice.com
Old 01-21-2010, 08:19 AM   #1
Aquarium Advice Regular
Join Date: Oct 2009
Location: middle east - syria
Posts: 96
how many types of filtering in the freshwater aquarium world with PICS

hey guys.
how many types of filtering in the freshwater aquarium world and wht is the deference between each type ???

can you put the type and some photo of it so any one can learn about it ??.

longbrro is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 01-21-2010, 10:37 AM   #2
AA Team Emeritus
Join Date: Oct 2006
Posts: 6,059
Here is a site that explains the differences and has some photos. Only ones that do not apply to freshwater are the protein skimmer and refugium. I just Googled: freshwater aquarium filters.

Aquarium Filter and Fish Tank Filtration

meegosh is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 01-21-2010, 04:40 PM   #3
Aquarium Free - 2+ Years
mfdrookie516's Avatar

POTM Champion
Join Date: Jul 2009
Location: Winchester, Ky
Posts: 19,410
here is something one of the members wrote for school... it covers a big part of filters and explains what they do and how they work
My article explaining filtration.

"What, exactly, is the internet? Basically it is a global network exchanging digitized data in such a way that any computer, anywhere, that is equipped with a device called a 'modem', can make a noise like a duck choking on a kazoo." - Dave Barry
mfdrookie516 is offline   Reply With Quote

filter, freshwater, freshwater aquarium, pics

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
varying bulb types in a reef aquarium drew11588 Saltwater Reef Aquaria 25 06-18-2009 01:03 PM
Aquarium Lighting - what types & length of Exsposure Davekyn Freshwater & Brackish - General Discussion 3 06-04-2006 04:46 AM
Types of Fish to Add to a FOWLR Aquarium bosleysrn Saltwater Fish Only & FOWLR 11 07-24-2005 03:06 PM
What are these algae types? Pics attached. flanque Saltwater & Reef - Identification 6 10-23-2004 09:20 AM
Jack Dempsey Vs. The World (world as meaning - tank) TerrellChris2k3 Cichlid Discussion 1 11-18-2003 07:31 AM

» Photo Contest Winners

Our Communities

Our communities encompass many different hobbies and interests, but each one is built on friendly, intelligent membership.

» More about our Communities

Automotive Communities

Our Automotive communities encompass many different makes and models. From U.S. domestics to European Saloons.

» More about our Automotive Communities

Marine Communities

Our Marine websites focus on Cruising and Sailing Vessels, including forums and the largest cruising Wiki project on the web today.

» More about our Marine Communities

Copyright 2002-2012 Social Knowledge, LLC All Rights Reserved.

All times are GMT -4. The time now is 11:55 AM.

Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8 Beta 1
Copyright ©2000 - 2016, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.