Flow

Discussion in 'General Discussions and Advice' started by MouseMan, 25 Jun 2014.

  1. MouseMan

    MouseMan

    Joined:
    28 Nov 2013
    Posts:
    143
    Likes Received:
    3
    Location:
    Durban
    Hi guys
    Please advise me on flow
    I have a 450x450
    70l tank with LPS
    Hammers , frogspawn , torches

    That flow should I have
    My current wavemaker is a 3000l/h
    Is that to hight
     
    Last edited by a moderator: 11 Apr 2016
  2. AdS Guest




    to hide all adverts.
  3. archiecrain

    archiecrain

    Joined:
    23 Jun 2010
    Posts:
    1,391
    Likes Received:
    59
    Location:
    Fourways
    What wave maker is it? (it differs big time between brands)

    That doesnt sound like too much, I would get more coz I like high flow. What you want with LPS is quite a high rate of water turnover without blasting them with direct flow from a wavemaker or pump.
     
  4. MouseMan

    MouseMan Thread Starter

    Joined:
    28 Nov 2013
    Posts:
    143
    Likes Received:
    3
    Location:
    Durban
    It's a single speed pump
     
Recent Posts

Loading...
Similar Threads - Flow Forum Date
Overflowing skimmer from putty Protein Skimmers, Mechanical Filtration 52 minutes ago
Wanted!! Wavemaker/ flow pump Wanted Yesterday at 18:23
Overflow fitting help please Pumps and Waterflow Wednesday at 11:47
Flow rate of pvc pipe Anything DIY Related 10 Nov 2016
Quietest flow pump Pumps and Waterflow 4 Nov 2016
[wtd] Dosing pump and jebao flow pump Wanted 22 Oct 2016
Drilling and overflow HELP Beginner Discussions 21 Oct 2016