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Old 06-10-2005, 08:45 AM   #1
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Upgrading a filter

Hey guys, I installed a Magnum H. O. T. on my 29 gal. yesterday. How long should I leave my old Penguin 150 running along with it to avoid a spike. I figured 2 weeks but 400 gph (250 mag +150 penguin) seems like a LOT of flow so I'd like to remove the old filter ASAP.
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If it were me I would throw some of the filter material in from the old one, give it a day or so to start growing in the new one and get rid of the other. 2-3 days. But thats just me . Im a little impatient!
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