The Planted Tank Forum - View Single Post - Modified BiOrb Life 60 Low tech
View Single Post
post #6 of (permalink) Old 03-21-2013, 11:00 PM Thread Starter
Algae Grower
pizzytinzel's Avatar
Join Date: Mar 2013
Location: Devon, England
Posts: 6
Thanks man. I can tick a couple of things of the list then!

So, I'll go with a 600 lph canister, probably the Tetratec as it's a fair bit cheaper than the Eheim but I've heard good things.

I've posted a Q about lighting, but some initial calculations suggest that the stock "Intelligent Light" should be OK for the low light range of 15 to 30 lumens at the substrate.

Need to look at how I'm going to plumb the canister into 2 bulkheads, and importantly, where I'm going to place the bulkheads. I'm thinking about 3 inches below the water line.
pizzytinzel is offline  
For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome