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Mark's Fluval Flex 123L

Keetchy

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8 Nov 2019
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I just didnt really like the initial scape. Didn't leave much room for planting towards the rear.

As for flow, ever since i replaced the Fluval dual duckbills with my custom spraybar, the plants have gone crazy. Proof in itself that flow is king.
Thats good to hear. Yeah flow has a big part in it. Looking forward to seeing the progress
 

mangeltrueman

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10 Sep 2021
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3 months in, give or take. Needs a bit of a trim, the h'ra and orange juice are growing like weeds since the BGA and diatoms disappeared. Evening lighting.

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jay.kennedy1985

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Last weekend i did a re-scape, ripped the internal integrated filter system out and replaced it with a Fluval 407 canister. Gives way more room and opportunities for different layout. Think this will look better once the carpet is filled in.


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Hi I've just bought the same tank, and the previous owner has also taken out the internal filter and replaced it with a cannister, this being a tetra ex 600. Have you got any pictures of your setup with the inlets and outlet pipes In the tank from the filter? Are you using a spray bar? Ive just upgraded from a biorb as I wanted to do some aquascaping so an advice would be gratefully received
 

mangeltrueman

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My inlet and outlet hang over the back through a gap i cut out in the back right of the lid.

And yes, i am using the fluval spraybar that came with the fluval 407. Its the perfect size and works really well. Couple of pics below.

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