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post #20 of (permalink) Old 12-21-2012, 04:34 AM Thread Starter
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Tested after cleaning

5G bucket test:

Without media - 1:44 seconds to fill (to the internal line) = 173 GPH

With media (Biofoam, 2 trays of Matrix, polishing pads) - 1:53seconds to fill = 159 GPH

The bucket edge was about 6 below the position of the filter output on the tank so the tank numbers will be a little less.

I should have done the test before I cleaned

I'll am going to do this again in a few weeks when it's dirty and I add the Purigen packs back... Ugh

Last edited by sundragon; 12-29-2012 at 10:55 PM. Reason: Additional info
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