How long do EHEIM filters last?
I also have an eheim classic on my 75G. I’ve been told that these filters can last 30 years if maintained properly. If you’re having problems with slow water you should think about pulling out your filter media to rinse out any debris that might be in there. I usually do this every 8-10 weeks or so.
What is the biggest EHEIM filter?
EHEIM classic 1500 XL -2260
EHEIM classic 1500 XL -2260- is a large volume External Filter for aquariums up to approximately 1500 L. ✮ XL Aquarium Filter! ✮ Very popular, tested & approved. ✮ EHEIM classic 1500 XL has strong circulation capacity and long maintenance intervals with thorough cleaning, effective water treatment and filtering.
Can you put a heater in a canister filter?
Apart from canister filters, the heater can also be easily adapted to be used with dry/wet sump pumps and almost any scenario in which heated aquarium water is required. As all external heaters, this too should be installed on the output of your canister filter.
How often should you change filter pads?
Filter pads are simple with not much to them hence should be changed once every month. Foam blocks, sometimes called foam filters, are usually firm elements, with large pores and can be used for as long as they are still in one piece.
How often should I clean my fx4 filter?
Always rinse filter hosing thoroughly a minimum of 2-3 times a year. This helps prevent debris from being blown into the aquarium after re-starting your filter.
Is a canister filter good for saltwater?
Can I Use A Canister Filter For A Fish-Only Saltwater Aquarium? Yes. They usually work well on Fish-Only aquariums to help remove detritus via mechanical filtration.
What is an inline heater?
Inline heaters make use of heating elements that are covered with a special type of vessel chamber that has anti-corrosion properties. This type of heating is indirect. The fluid is circulated through a closed loop around the heating element until it reaches the correct temperature.