Betta Fish Care  
Go Back   Betta Fish and Betta Fish Care > Betta Fish Bowls, Habitats, and Accessories
Check out the eBook Betta Fish Care Made Easy
betta fish
Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread
Old 11-25-2012, 09:10 PM   #1 
GFarra
Member
 
Join Date: Jun 2012
3 Gal Cube...filter recommendation please :)

Hi Everyone

I have my male CT is a Tetra 3 Gallon cube tank which came with the whisper 3i filter. I want to upgrade to a better filter system. I tried the Deep Blue Biomaxx Nano, but need to buy new filter media after Hurricane Sandy interfered with my cycle. I cant find new media for this filter anywhere. Not even my LFS has replacment media, yet they sell the filter.

So I'm considering a new filter altogether. I would prefer a 3 stage filter if possible (mechanical, chemical, & biological). I'm pretty certain that all the Whisper 3i can accomplish is mechanical and chemical.....failing on the most important biological :(

Any recommendations??

Thanks

George
GFarra is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 11-28-2012, 04:14 PM   #2 
whatsupyall
Member
 
whatsupyall's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 2012
Location: California
Hi George, you can make your own filter media. On top of that, 3 gallon is just enough room for the fish alone; a filter will probably stress the fish more than keep it healthy. Just be sure to do water changes and your fish will be fine. It saves money and keeps fish stress free, I don't see what's wrong with that.
whatsupyall is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Forum Jump

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Filter Recommendation! The Marineland Duetto 50 gwenny Betta Fish Bowls, Habitats, and Accessories 9 10-17-2011 12:49 PM


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 09:28 PM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.7.4
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.