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Oh ok as far as it leaking? Cuz i live by myself and on an 2nd floor apartment hahaCichlidnut said:Canisters are great, you just have to be committed to cleaning them every couple of months.
Yea the eheim is the one im looking at and a sunsun 404b i think, how long have you had the eheim and any problems with it?sfsamm said:
Thanks for the input cuz i was worried i live by myself, plus im on a 2nd floor apartmentsfsamm said:I've only had this Eheim around a year but absolutely zero issues and I for the first several months had it with some very messy fish lol
Oh nice cool to know cuz i dont know much about themCichlidnut said:I've never had a canister leak. They are sealed up very well. If you loose power, they just stop circulating water.
sfsamm said:I had a canister disaster years ago but it was WELL used and I had rushed my last cleaning and to this day still think it was my fault lol I don't worry really about them.... The SunSun ones I've heard are hard to snap correctly and I've heard a few disasters from that but I don't buy cheap filtration so I can't comment from personal experience lol. I know some people love the SunSun stuff too so don't anyone think I'm bashing I just am not patient enough to be that careful.
Thanks im looking into it right nowClaire Bear said:I switched to canisters after using hob for a few years. The primary reason was ease of maintenance and restarting if we had a power outage (which happens way to regularly here). The switch was about 5 years ago and no regrets. I run two on my 90 gallon and also ran them on my 55 gallon and a 12o down to a 46 bowfront.