View Full Version : Bonded Filter Pads

05-08-2007, 04:11 PM
I would like to polish (remove very fine particles) the water in my 75 gallon tank. I heard that Bonded Filter Pads were a good choice. I am using an AC110 with 2 sponges. I was thinking of putting the Bonded Pad between the 2 sponges, but was scared that it may stop good bacteria from growing on the second (last sponge). Am I worrying about nothing?

05-08-2007, 05:03 PM
Nothing to worry about...

05-09-2007, 04:02 PM
Cool, thanks.

05-10-2007, 09:07 AM
Have you ever tried using quilt batting? My Walmart sells king-size quilt batting material for $6.99. It's an excellent water polishing filter material and is cheap cheap cheap. I"ve been using it for years with good success.

05-10-2007, 03:29 PM
Hmm, good info, good post :cool:

05-11-2007, 10:33 AM
I like ionized register filters myself.

05-11-2007, 11:26 AM
Originally posted by Glaive
I like ionized register filters myself.

Sounds like your usual overly technical self Glaive. :D

05-11-2007, 01:53 PM
No they are ionized filters for your heat registers... Unless I missed something