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inkslinger 02-08-2013 12:24 AM

20g long turtle tank filter
 
New 20g long turtle tank for 2 4inch turtles , Thinking of getting a H.O.T. Magnum Canister Filter with charcoal do you think it would be wise or to strong?

kevinlambchops 02-08-2013 01:00 AM

why not a full size canister filter?

inkslinger 02-09-2013 10:06 PM

I thought of a Eheim filter but thought it would be too strong for a 20g Long turtle tank, with the opening on the side, I would have to trim the intake very short to fit.

GeToChKn 02-12-2013 09:14 PM

What kind of turtles? Most won't stay 4" for very long.

sarahspins 02-12-2013 09:17 PM

I'd go with a regular canister and use a spraybar on the outlet with the jets pointed at the glass - that will reduce the current created by the filter.


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