Shrimp safe Seachem Tidal filter

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  1. Stefan Coetzee

    Stefan Coetzee

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    Does anybody here own a Seachem Tidal HOB?
    Any ideas how to shrimp proof this HOB, please.

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    Stéfan

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    Don't own one but I use a coarse sponge around the inlet to prevent the babies getting sucked in and the shrimp love the extra grazing spot

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    Not shrimp proof have one. you need to use a sponge of sorts around the intake
     
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    Intake covers are essential for any filter apart from sponges
     
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    I have one, and unfortunately the intake is very wide, which makes using a standard sponge from a sponge filter impossible.
    You could buy some sponge and modify it yourself to fit, however.
    It is a fantastic filter.
     

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