External filter question Question

  1. Ronskijay

    Ronskijay Initiate Member

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    Hi . Iam setting up a new 112 litre tank and was offered a 600lph external filter is this adequate for my tank or do I need more ?
     


  2. tonycarder

    tonycarder Member Member

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    Should be adequate enough, assuming that it is a canister filter. In most cases, when choosing a canister filter, shoot for a 5-6x times turnover rate of the volume of the tank. When choosing a HOB style of filter, shoot for a 8-10x times turnover rate.
     


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    Ronskijay

    Ronskijay Initiate Member

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    Much appreciated