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PostSubject: Breeding Tank   Sun Apr 17, 2011 8:18 am

This is my new 3ft breeding tank Smile



It has a sponge filter on the right, air stone in the middle, cannister filter on the right.

Dimensions are 90cm x 25cm x 30cm. Only half filled because of crack on top half. (got the tank for free lol! )

Just making sure the tank is half decent.

Would be a great if i could have any suggestions on what is good or bad thanks Smile
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PostSubject: Re: Breeding Tank   Mon Apr 18, 2011 2:22 am

more filtration is needed.

lots more Very Happy

other than that it looks good Smile

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PostSubject: Re: Breeding Tank   Mon Apr 18, 2011 2:25 am

even with regular 20% water changes?
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PostSubject: Re: Breeding Tank   Mon Apr 18, 2011 2:31 am

yep Smile

3 foot tank filled half way is about 70-80 ltrs which needs filtration of about 300l/h. sponge filters only do about 50l/h

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PostSubject: Re: Breeding Tank   Mon Apr 18, 2011 2:33 am

yes its 71 i think i calculated/ But on the right hand side i have a cannister filter that does about 500l/h i think
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PostSubject: Re: Breeding Tank   Mon Apr 18, 2011 2:35 am

ahhh, missed that. sounds good then

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PostSubject: Re: Breeding Tank   Mon Apr 18, 2011 2:39 am

haha thought you might have. Thanks Doug Smile
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