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    Senior Member Nobez's Avatar
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    Question Powerhead Placement?

    Just got my new SEIO 620 powerheads and just wondering if there was a prefered place in the tank they should be put? Right now I have them both at the top of the tank towards the back, but angled so they both blow to the center front of the tank.

    Ideas?

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    Its really your own preference.
    if you have corals that don't like high current in the middle of the tank then it might not be a good idea.

    I hide mine in the back of caves or tunnles.
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    no corals in the tank as of yet, I am trying to get the take to a better state before I get some. Also I need some more live rock to hide them. The stuff at Pet Paradise did not look to good today.

    I was having trouble with keeping the substrate at the bottom free of algae so could I have one blowing down there?

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    Power head flow should be the most vigorous across the top 1/3 of the tanks height. The fish will love it and nothing will be subjected to the powerful one direction flow of the power head. You will also still get GOOD mixing of the water column and GOOD gas exchange at the surface.
    Rob

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    great, I will keep them up where I have them.

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