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Old 10-15-2014, 05:42 PM   #1
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Sump Filter

I would like to build my own sump filter. I want to breed Betta Splendens,Im planing to keep them in ,,betta baracks'' the water will moving up and down with a dripp system. (examples linked).
Betta barracks drip system - YouTube
Sample is made ( paint quality) from my sump idea.
The questions:
How big should be the sump? (approximetly 200L water need to be filtered)
what type of filter material should I put to each section?
Where would be the best place for the heater? (next to the pump)
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Old 10-18-2014, 01:35 AM   #2
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3 should just be the pump. The gap between 2 and 3 you could put a sponge. Id put a sock on the tube coming in on section 1. In 2 you would put the heater. Id go with something longer than a 29 gallon but around the same hight
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