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Old 01-05-2012, 06:52 AM   #1
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Eheim 2211 or Aquaclear 20


Which one for a ADA Mini-M.
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Old 01-05-2012, 06:56 AM   #2
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Old 01-05-2012, 07:08 AM   #3
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One is a canister filter, another is HOB... Personally, I'd go with a canister filter anyday
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Old 01-05-2012, 07:10 AM   #4
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if it's a battle between an eheim and an aquaclear... take the eheim any day of the week.
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Would a 2213 create too much current?
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You can always adjust it with the disconnect valves.
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Would a 2213 create too much current?
No such thing. Just decrease flow using one of the plethora of methods.
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Old 01-05-2012, 08:18 AM   #8
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always adjust on the output valve though
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I'd go with 2213 for its media basket but it'd be unnecessary for ADA Mini-M, so I would choose the 2211.
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