There's a few online sellers that have a mesh filter guard that replaces the strainer. It fits onto the intake pipe just like the strainer. They are advertised in different diameters 10,12,14,16,17 etc.
Can someone tell me the proper diameter to purchase to fit on the intake pipe of a Rena Filstar?
Example: Aquarium 14mm Stainless Steel Mesh Filter Guard Protects Shrimp Fish Lily Pipe | eBay
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