Go Back   Aquarium Advice - Aquarium Forum Community > Freshwater > Freshwater & Brackish - General Discussion
Click Here to Login

Join Aquarium Advice Today
Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread Display Modes
Please support our sponsors and let them know you heard about them on AquariumAdvice.com
 
Old 01-23-2013, 02:40 PM   #1
Aquarium Advice Apprentice
 
Join Date: Oct 2012
Location: BC, Canada
Posts: 23
heater recommendations for fluval spec

Hi, I got a 5 gallon/19 litre Fluval Spec tank for Xmas which I currently have cycling (empty) at my office. Because the building's heat is turned off overnight and on weekends, I definitely want a heater for the tank (probably going with a betta once its ready). Had some bad luck with the pre-set ones overheating and/or burning out, and I'm hoping for recommendations for adjustable heaters that will safely fit in the small area near the tubing without problem and actually keep it warm enough.

Thanks for any and all suggestions!

__________________
JennMc is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 01-23-2013, 02:52 PM   #2
Aquarium Advice Addict
 
Convict2161's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 2011
Location: Planet Earth
Posts: 14,818
Something like this


http://item.mobileweb.ebay.com/viewi...d=320655961964

Or maybe this

http://www.marinedepot.com/Cobalt_Aq...FIHTEH-vi.html

http://www.marinedepot.com/Cobalt_Aq...FIHTEH-vi.html
__________________
[SIGPIC][/SIGPIC]

"When creating an aqua scape, strive for the beauty of imperfection, as its art and there is no wrong or right, it's left open for interpretation" James Findley
Convict2161 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 01-23-2013, 02:56 PM   #3
Aquarium Advice FINatic
 
Raleighfishnerd's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2012
Posts: 745
Fluval sells a heater that worked great in my edge which is 6 gallon. Don't know how it does in long run since I only had it running for a couple months
__________________
Raleighfishnerd is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply

Tags
eat, eater, fluval, fluval spec, heater, spec, val

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








» Photo Contest Winners







All times are GMT -4. The time now is 11:07 PM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8 Beta 1
Copyright ©2000 - 2022, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.