How To Pick A Heater?

Discussion in 'Heaters' started by angewp4, Jul 11, 2017.

  1. angewp4New MemberMember

    How do I pick a heater? What wattage do I need, etc? Also how do the adjustable heaters work, are they adjustable by temperature (ie. 60F to 80F) or by wattage? This would be a heater for a 10gallon planted tank with a betta (ignore my bio I can't edit it).
  2. Katie13

    Katie13Fishlore VIPMember

    Adjustable heaters allow you to choose the temperature. You typically want 3-5 watts per gallon.
  3. AllieSten

    AllieStenFishlore VIPMember

    For a heater, go for an adjustable. A 10 gallon you will be fine with a 50W. I prefer Aqueon heaters. I find them easier to turn the temp gauge. Eheims are very good too.
  4. DanPlanted

    DanPlantedValued MemberMember

    Just buy a Aqueon Pro and you'll be fine. They are in my opinion the best heater on the market. I have also heard good things about the Cobalt Neo-Therm also. I would never buy a heater where you cannot set the temp yourself.

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