Which heater ???

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    Good day guys

    i have a 60L tank with a 40/45L sump.
    i need some information on a heater
    for my system, how many watts would i require?
    thanx
     
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    not sure, but I reckon a 100W Jager would be good (do not know if your sump is long enough to house it as they are quite long) ..
     
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    the temp doesnt fluctuate as much and is pretty more stable,
    my sump is 580 x 375 x 295
     
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    100w will easily keep this water heated, but be careful, if the heater becomes faulty it can boil your water.

    My preferred brand is the Jager and will fit in your sump
     
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    thanx warr7207
    would it be possible to stipulate a price on the heater
    im only gonna run a FOWLR with just two ocellaris clowns, 1 cleaner shrimp, 1 hermit crab and maybe a turbo snail for now
     
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    I paid R179-00 for a 150W Jager Heater.
     
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    tell me

    does the heaters come with a manual adjustment
    according to bring about the correct level for the
    tank live stocks
     
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    Yip, it has a thermostat control, not always totally accurate but approximate.
     
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    cool so i will get the 100watts, could i get a 150watts and still use it
    as it would have a thermostat controll
     
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    Excellent, Hey Ive Seen A Titanium Heater On A Aquamedic
    Website, But No Pricing, It Looks Very Nice
     

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