Aquarium tech equipment

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Now no one aquarium can not do without technology. It is necessary to ensure that it is worthy of lighting, water filtration, oxygenation and heating.


The water temperature in the aquarium should be constant: 21 – 25 degrees. Usually room temperature is less than desired. In this case, you need to use the heater. The best are considered to be rod heaters. We need to pick them up so that one liter aquarium there was one Watt power heater. It must be completely submerged in water. Before changing the water in the aquarium, be sure to pull the plug from the outlet of the heater.


To the aquarium water remains clean for longer, you can set a filter. There are internal and external filters. Inside is the most common. He joins suckers to the aquarium glass. The filter becomes dirty much faster than the tank, so you need time to time to wash the filter. When washing, do not use chemicals.


For the filter to work, it must be connected to microcompressors transparent tube. The compressor must be placed above the water level to prevent water from getting inside when it is turned off. To enrich the water with oxygen must be attached to the compressor air sprayer with the conversion to the two tubes.


Aquarium looks really nice, if properly illuminate. Lighting is also needed for healthy growth and development of plants. You can use either incandescent lamps and halogen lamps. The second option is considered the best. The length of the lamp must be chosen depending on the length of the aquarium, eg to 80cm. the length of the aquarium lamp length should be 70cm. The duration of illumination to be 12-14 hours per day. Lamp power is defined as follows: one liter of 0.5 watts of power.

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