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Not Elite but one to bear in mind

Advantages: Cheap. Looks decent. Quiet operation
Disadvantages: Unique design causes problems with replacements.

Recently both the integrated filter and light died at the same time in my goldfish tank. As a result, I thought I would simply replace the tank, as I’d had it for some time and it was almost as cheap to do this. As a result I purchased an Elite Stingray 1 ...

pumfster 14.08.2011 · Read full review
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Review of Hagen Elite Stingray 10 Aquarium Filter

Troublesome beasts

Advantages: Looks good, quiet
Disadvantages: Inflexible, low quality, fiddly, low value

I have two of these filters, this particular size and the biggest size. Unfortunately I have been thoroughly unimpressed with them, from start to finish. I was given the bigger one along with a turtle I rehomed, but I bought this model myself, when I need ...

dawnmarywhite 05.07.2011 · Read full review
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Review of Hagen Elite Stingray 10 Aquarium Filter

Keep your fish happy and clean.... with less work for you too

Advantages: Easy to use, great filtration, easy to clean, good size and a nice price
Disadvantages: None, unless you have a massive tank

...Anyone that has fish in a tank in their homes know how much hassle it is when it comes to keeping them clean, especially the tropical fish. Me, I have acquired a few gold fish, which are easier to keep as they don't need all the attention that the tropica ...

blissman70 12.05.2014 · Read full review
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Review of All Pond Solutions Aquarium Corner Filter 250-CIF

Keeping my best friends healthy

Advantages: efficient, quiet, does what it claims to do
Disadvantages: none

So having spent much time recently talking to my best friends the fish they suggested that I review the pieces of equipment essential to keep them alive and happy. So I am starting with the internal power filter. I have a Juwel aquarium and as with all Ju ...

scuba_angel 03.06.2007 · Read full review
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Review of Interpet IPF Duo No2 (450L/Hr)

This -Will- Kill Your Pets

Advantages: ... only if you like to watch fish getting gutted.
Disadvantages: It's deadly when it works but it rarely works.

The Interpet Internal Power Filter seems like a good buy. It does not cost the earth... and so many essential aquarium accessories can do just that. The IPF Duo 2 also seems to be a solid choice. (o) Two Step Filter (o) Quiet, reliable safe (so it says. ...

Manx 29.11.2000 · Read full review
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Review of Interpet IPF Duo No2 (450L/Hr)