The Best Fish Tank Filter Survey
As with anything in life, it’s always good to know what the experts would use when looking for a great aquarium filter.
With experts in mind below is a quick summary of a survey that was completed by the pet place.com.
They surveyed 100 customers on which fish tank filter they prefer, which fish tank filter brand they prefer and a top 3 recommendation.
On average over 50% of those surveyed had between 5-10 years of experience.
This is awesome because we know we are getting some solid advice from experienced aquarists.
More than 60% had a freshwater tank size of 35-100 gallons with a medium bio-load.
This means that the preferred filters were strong enough for large tanks with ability to handle dirty aquariums.
75% of those surveyed preferred either a HOB Power Filter(35%) or a Canister Filter (40%).
The Top 5 Preferred Filter Brands Were;
Marineland (Almost 50%)
Best Fish Tank Filters – The Top 3 Picks;
- Marineland C-360 Canister Filter
- Marineland Power Filter
- Fluval 306 Canister Filter
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