How long to mature a filter

Discussion in 'Filters, Filtration and Pumps' started by Mark Webb, 30 May 2009.

  1. Mark Webb

    Mark Webb Member

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    I am running a new external filter on a mature tank which has an internal filter. How long will it take to mature the external ready for use on a new tank?
     
  2. GreenNeedle

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    Just put the media from the old filter straight into the new one and then it's job done.

    AC
     
  3. Themuleous

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    Yep, just put the stuff from the internal in the external

    Sam
     
  4. Mark Webb

    Mark Webb Member

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    der...........never thought of that! :oops: Thanks guys
     
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