The Fluval FX6 and FX4 are beasts and they won't let you down. The Fx6 looks like someone took a shop vac and converted it into a canister filter, this thing is absolutely HUGE! The FX4 is pretty big as well. But before we get [...]
With the holiday season approaching fast you may be looking for that perfect gift. I still remember when I got my first aquarium, it was one of the best gifts I ever got and it set me up in a hobby that I still love [...]
Why We Like The Rio Filter (85gph) The Rio Mini 90 Internal Power Filter is available for under $30 new, but there are used options available on Amazon for even less and it's well worth the price, it's a great little filter for great value. It's [...]
As a fish tank owner for over 20 years, I typically use hang on the back (HOB) filters, they’re cheap and they get the job done. However, I recently tried out the Penn Plax Cascade 1000 Canister Filter, 100 gallon, 265gph on a 55 [...]
If you have a smaller aquarium it can be tough to find a good canister filter for your tank. Many owners of small aquariums stick with hang-on-back filters, but you do have options if you want the many advantages that come with canister filters. [...]
My favorite fish are the Tiger Barb and Jack Dempsey cichlid (Thus my pen name). I spend most of my time with my wonderful family, but try to update this blog on day’s the Oilers lose (Which is all the time) J/K.
When I finally succeeded in breeding a pair of Convict Cichlids. I was only 16 years old and felt like I landed on the moon. I raised the fry and donated them to a pet store once they were large enough. So much fun!