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post #16 of 18 (permalink) Old 04-08-2013, 10:12 AM
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The Tom's Mini, Finnex 360, and the Zoo-Med are pretty much the same size filters. I use an Eheim 2211 on my 5 gallon eco pico with the outflow turned down.
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post #17 of 18 (permalink) Old 04-08-2013, 05:08 PM Thread Starter
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I have heard some bad reviews on those Tom Rapids.

Could a person use smaller inlet / outlet pipes and just control the flow from a normal canister? Is there a model that varies in flow rate so you can use it on 6 gallons to 12 - 20 gallons?
I've thought about adding a dimmer switch to control speed of flow, but don't know if it would work with that type of motor.

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Eheim is make a little one for 5gal soon.
http://www.eheimna.com/products/detail/Aquacompact
Possibly even two models? It looks like, a Model "10" and a Model "15".

More info
http://www.eheim.com/en_GB/products/...rs/aquacompact

Looks like they sell it in Europe already for awhile.
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