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11-11-2002, 01:54 PM
what filter do you guys reccommend thats under $120??(canister,power, ect.)

11-12-2002, 07:04 PM
I guess it depends on how big your tank is. If you use under gravel filters you could get a couple power heads and then get a power filter that hangs on behind the tank. That is apretty standard setup.

I have gone a little insane with filtration on my 90 gallon. I have an Ehiem Professional II canister filter, on the back a whisper 2 and Penguin 125. Plus two Penguin powerheads going into my Under Gravel Filter. This is a bit extreme I think. The reason why I have so many filters is because I am about to get a 125 and I want to get the filters biological ready.

I will problably move the canister and buy a behind the tank power filter (or two) for the 125 gallon.

I would recommend and Ehiem, however they run int the $150-$200 range. But they are sweet. German engineering at its finest.

11-12-2002, 07:06 PM
a 29 gal tank

11-12-2002, 07:09 PM
Are you using under gravel filters?