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Fluval Fluval Spec V Aquarium Kit in Black

Perfect size countertop or desktop fish tankModern tank with etched glass and aluminum highlightsSleek, slim profile ideal for narrow spacesIncludes 37 powerful LED lights to illuminate your fish and décor3-stage filtration system keeps tank water cleanComes with foam block, activated carbon and BioMax bio ringsFor use as a saltwater or freshwater aquarium
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Would this make a good tank for a Betta?

asked 1 year, 2 months ago
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Yes, definitely, also put in 2 Cory cats to help keep the bottom clean
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I have had a few tanks with filters, this tanks has the best filter for bettas that comes built into a tank that I have seen. It doesn't have the strong suction tube that all of the bettas I ever had would get stuck to, not does it have the strong outpour of water that would be impossible for my beta to swim against, essentially rendering half the tank unswimmable for him. This tanks had a gentle filter with a suction that doesn't interfere with the betta swimming or threaten his life.

I would recommend this for a betta tank.
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This would make a great tank for a betta. Just make sure the filter current and intake isn't too strong for your little one. :)
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Yes!! I have my betta in the tank with glo fish. They are very happy!!!
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answered 10 months ago
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Absolutely. I have two tanks and two bettas and it is the perfect amount of space for them and their plants and some small driftwood and decorative rocks.
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I do not own this exact Fluval tank but I do have the 2.65 gallon tanks for 3 of my bettas. The flow is way too strong BUT you can easily slow it down for bettas by ordering a "two little fishies" restrictor (I think it was twolittlefishies.com) My tank uses the 1/2" tubing size. Hope this helps everyone. Don't stress your bettas with a strong flow...my daughter's got sucked against it and almost died.
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Can the Light rotate out of the way for access to the lid

I'm wondering if the light can be moved. Taking the light off to remove the lid every time can be a pain.
asked 6 months ago
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No it can't, I just slide the lid over to feed them, that works
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No, the light is attached by a screw, you need to remove the screw and lift the light out of the slot before you remove the lid.
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No it doesn't, it's actually quite annoying. A lot of the set up doesn't make sense but it's a pretty good filter. My tank is always crystal clear and I don't use any chemicals to clean it :D
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can you house 2 clownfish in here?

I cant go over 20 gallons and I cant do 20 gallons
asked 10 months ago
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Not really,keep in mind the size they will get in relation to the gallons of the tank. Tank size does NOT restrict the size of the fish, food does, feed your fish the good stuff and they will outgrow the tank
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no! The recommended tank size for a single clownfish is 30 gallons. Anything less than 10g is pure cruelty and even in a 20g is pushing it. This tank is however good for nano fish like gobys and some damsels.
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Can this be set up with filter on right hand side?

I would like to put this on a dresser next to my bed, where I could see the fish from the left side of the tank, but all photos of this tank set up show it with the filter on the left hand side. Would there be any problem flipping the tank, so the filter section is on the right hand side? Thanks!
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Nope
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The Fluval Spec V can be viewed from the right as well as the left. Both side of the filtration compartment are frosted to keep the soft look.
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