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Old 03-05-2013, 08:53 AM   #1
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What dose this mean? Filter tube


I have a Tetra Ex700 (canister filter), I just purchased a spare canister tube which has it specs. Was wondering what 11.3mm? Is it inner or outer diameter?



If you know the specs because I want to buy a cheaper brand.
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I'm not quite sure what you are asking - you have a canister filter, and you have the tubing, but you still want to know the diameter? You can check with a ruler or a set of calipers...

I believe the 11.3 mm measurement refers to the inner diameter. The outer diameter is probably closer to 16 mm.
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Old 03-05-2013, 11:20 AM   #3
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You have put me to shame, spent an hour looking for the specs and haven't thought of using a ruler. :banghead: My laziness has made it a habit to check online instead of using a practical method. Cant read an exact but estimate is11.3mm for the inner diameter and 16mm for the outer diameter.
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Old 03-05-2013, 11:50 AM   #4
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Yeah, inner measurements
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