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Re: Cansiter

> I'm looking for opinions or direct knowledge on how well an old-style Eheim
> 2213 cannister filter will work in a planted 20-gallon-high tank.  The
> tank's doing very well with a present flow rate of 80 gph.  The Eheim is
> rated at 116 gph.  Would that extra 36 gph be too much added flow where the
> plants are concerned?

Nope. Pack it full of SeaChem's matrix media, Siporex, Cell pore,
hydroponics clay media etc. Add a sponge filter at the top. Let it rip.
Is the 80GPH an Eheim? Either way it's a fine set up. Don't sweat it. Flow
is fine.
Tom Barr