Heater Suggestion for 2.5G

Discussion in 'Heaters' started by vivelafish, Jul 21, 2015.

  1. vivelafishValued MemberMember

    Hi everyone. I'm purchasing a 2.5G nano tank for my red cherry shrimp and was wondering if any of you had suggestions for a heater in a tank that small. Thanks for your help!
     
  2. NympxzieValued MemberMember

    Aqueon 25 watt. That's my go to brand works very well.
     
  3. Dom90Fishlore VIPMember

    That's too much wattage for a 2.5 and the heater is too big for the tank. I recommend this one, the 10w version:

     


    Sent from my iPhone using Fish Lore Aquarium Fish Forum
     
  4. NympxzieValued MemberMember

    I didn't even know that heaters come in less that 25 watts! Great information.
     
  5. vivelafishValued MemberMember

    Thank you kindly!
     
  6. Dom90Fishlore VIPMember

    Yep, Hydor even makes a 7.5w heater specifically made for "betta bowls" but I dont really trust that it works.
     
  7. Et tuValued MemberMember

  8. NympxzieValued MemberMember

    Back when I was a newbie I had that in a tetra 1.5g tank it heated maybe 2 degrees from 72F.
     
Loading...




  1. This site uses cookies to help personalise content, tailor your experience and to keep you logged in if you register.
    By continuing to use this site, you are consenting to our use of cookies.
    Dismiss Notice