Re: NANFA-- Local Park Aquarium

Bruce Stallsmith (
Wed, 17 May 2000 08:59:23 EDT

I would agree with Martin the Moore, esp. on the biowheel filters. I have
two of them now, one on a 10 gal. and one on a 30 gal., and they are very
efficient at keeping the water clean.

--Bruce Stallsmith
Huntsville, AL

>Quoth Wade Hedgren regarding NANFA-- Local Park Aquarium:
> >
> > Right now they have a UGF with 2 powerheads as the only filtration.
> > So... I would like to open up the debate again... "to UGF or to not
> > UGF".
>Sh*t-can the UGF. I abandoned these years back because you
>cannot use enriched substrata (conducive to plant growth) with a
>UGF. Also, fry tend to get sucked under the plates. And they're
>just plain ugly. For small tanks I use Penguin filters with biowheels.
>For large tanks (55gal +) go with fluidized bed.

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