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post #1 of 3 (permalink) Old 01-11-2014, 01:44 PM Thread Starter
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I was wondering if I can put a beta in my fluval spec v with plants. Is the water flow going to be to strong for him, or will he be fine.
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post #2 of 3 (permalink) Old 01-11-2014, 03:49 PM
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yeah that wouldnt be a problem, you can also put a heater behind the wall. the pump
that comes with spec has an option to lower the outflow. if you still feel its too much
you can put a sponge on out flow nozzle. i have my betta in 10 gal with ac 20 hob, and
it doesnt bother him. sometimes he plays in the flow for a bit, and doest cause any
problem with him swimming all over the tank, havent seen him stay restricted to any
part of the tank
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post #3 of 3 (permalink) Old 01-11-2014, 03:54 PM Thread Starter
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Thanks for the idea of putting sponge into the output, it acts as a slower current and another mechanical filtration. Also I am going to put my heater in pump box. Thanks for the idea
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