The Planted Tank Forum - View Single Post - Hide my filter using coconut fiber and plants
View Single Post
post #2 of (permalink) Old 05-08-2013, 10:16 PM
Planted Tank Guru
lochaber's Avatar
Join Date: Jan 2012
Location: Oakland, CA
Posts: 2,318
Yeah, I think almost anything covering the intake has the potential to get clogged.

Maybe you can just do it on the upper part, and leave the intake as it is, so that you can periodically take off the covering and rinse it out. As the ferns grow in, they will probably cover the opening in shadows, so once it's darked with biofilm and such, it probably won't really be noticeable.

If you do go with that, let us know how it works (and maybe post pics )
lochaber is offline  
For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome