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Old 03-25-2013, 05:55 PM   #1
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The heater has gone bad in one of my aquariums.

What is a good brad of heater to buy?

Does anyone have one they really like and whose brand is it?

Thanks for any comments
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Old 03-25-2013, 06:08 PM   #2
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Ha..ha that'll be a question you're certain to get a lot of varying responses.

What size tank and what heater did you have? That may help narrow your choices down, giving you better options.
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My favorite heaters are the Hydor Theos.

I always used to break my old heaters by forgetting to unplug them on w/c days, till I bought my first theo.

These heaters can be ran dry, are shatterproof, and shock resistant. I have one in every one of my tanks now. The only thing I have a complaint about is that you might want to get the next size up than what's recommended by them for your tank. I have a 100w in my 28 and it doesn't have enough power to get higher than 82*, which is fine, but if I ever have an issue with ich, I'll have to buy a higher watted one for it so I can get it a bit higher.
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Old 03-25-2013, 06:42 PM   #4
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Eheim Jšger - the only heater I'd ever recommend.
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