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Old 10-19-2012, 04:02 PM   #1
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Setting Up a Sponge Filter?

I just set up a new sponge filter but I feel like I did it wrong. The filter has a large blue tube that you stick the tube from the air pump into. The bubbles are coming out the top of the tube. Is that supposed to happen or did I just do it wrong?
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Old 10-19-2012, 04:06 PM   #2
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Old 10-20-2012, 04:26 AM   #3
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That's how u set them up. The bubbles rising through the tube pull water in through the sponge
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