The Planted Tank Forum - View Single Post - Dan's ADA 45-C fitted with bulkheads
View Single Post
post #5 of (permalink) Old 01-18-2012, 02:55 AM Thread Starter
Planted Tank Enthusiast
dantra's Avatar
Join Date: May 2007
Location: TX
Posts: 690
You're correct about using a canister filter. I'll be using my 2217, we'll see how that goes. I don't foresee a problem having discussed this extensively with a few individuals however the concern with using a canister filter is oxygenating the water. I'm hoping the 2217 is strong enough to supply ample current. If that doesn't work I can always move the Loc-Lines around to help agitate the water.

I can also use a wye and split the flow coming into the tank with the Loc-Lines like Tom Barr has done on a number of occasions or I can just use a Vortech to help with the circulation.

dantra is offline  
For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome