What size heater for cube

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  1. flamming angel

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    Hey ppl

    Any ideas on the size of heater i require for approx 250l tank.
    250w? 300w? heater

    Thanks
     
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    I run 2 X200W in a 270L. In case one fail theres a second one.
     
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    Thanks dude so a 200w should be enuf but have a space incase.
     
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    If you getting just one, i would get a 250W and make it a Jager if you can
     
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    Am looking towards a jager. I noticed some for sale in the forum.
    Thanks for the info
     
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    Just make sure u have a big enough sump, they are very long heaters
     
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    sump is 500x500x500. Does the whole heater need to sit inside the water or can it stand up right with the bottom in the water
     
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    Depends on the heater. Jager is not the same as AquaH20 and other cheap Chinese brands
     
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