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Old 01-12-2014, 11:11 PM   #16
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if money is not an issue i would go eheim.. i have a 2217 and its been going off and on for 15+ years.. i havent had to change anything but hoses and an o-ring once
Can't go wrong with an Eheim. I don't think I'll ever use another filter. Once I switched from a HOB to a canister, the improvement in water quality was tremendous. Some purigen in the filter helps polish and keep my water crystal clear.
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Old 01-12-2014, 11:51 PM   #17
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I think I'm going to order the Eheim.

Thanks for all the help!
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Old 01-12-2014, 11:56 PM   #18
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A lot of people like the Eheim but I don't like the design. It looks like it would be top heavy and not easy to close.

Stick to the Fluval, you can't go wrong.
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