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post #1 of 5 (permalink) Old 03-19-2004, 06:40 PM Thread Starter
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I already have a Co2 setup but i found this on Ebay for anyone interested.
It is a German made Aqualine Co2 regulator + some other things.
Here is the link.
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OMG! I found another one! This one is an Eheim. Check it out!
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I'd consider going with a two gage set up so you can read the tank pressure and regulate the pressure going to the needle valve.
I've been running for a couple of years now with just the basics(tank, regulator and needle valve(s)), with no problem at all.
To me all the other stuff is unnecessary.
And I got regular sized tanks as well for about $100 for the complete system.
Most refilling places swap tanks, so it makes no sense to buy a new tank.



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post #4 of 5 (permalink) Old 03-20-2004, 02:28 AM
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um if possible buy a Good Quality one(spend a bit, won't cost 2 much!) :lol:

Don't follow me, bought a cheapy one and ended up with this auto shutting feature. I have to turn it back on every day.
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Like I said in my first post I already have a nice Milwaukee Instruments Co2 regulator, solenoid, needle valve, and bubble counter. Aquamedic reactor with power head. I am posting this for the folks who would like to go pressurized but dont because they think they cant afford it. Lets say you can pick up a new/used Co2 cylinder for 50-60 bucks(got mine free) and you got either the eheim or the aqualine regulator you are in pressurized Co2 country for well under $150
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