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filters for a 125 gal

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would 2 fx5's be over kill for a 125 gal
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Considering they are rated up to 400gal yes i would say it is even though i am going to run two on a 180gallon
All come's down to your needs to handle a bio-load. Water testing will help you determine that.
Two filters are better than one. The extra flow is always desireable in a planted tank to distribute co2 and other nutrients.
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