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post #5 of (permalink) Old 02-13-2013, 03:10 PM
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Originally Posted by somewhatshocked View Post
Eheim 2215 could work, depending upon your livestock.

If it were me? I'd want flexibility in terms of flow and media customization and would go with an Eheim 2217.

Personal experience? Use a 2217 if you plan to use lily pipes. Use a throttled down 2217 if you plan to use anything that concentrates flow. Definitely use a 2217 if you're running anything in-line (heater, reactor, etc.).
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