Diy Filter Projects
DIY Protein Skimmer from PVC
What follows is a drawing of my fifth skimmer. All of these skimmers have been built out of standard sizes of PVC. If you are thinking about...
DIY Trickle Filter Made from Home Depot Buckets
This is a little article on how I built my DIY Trickle filter that sits in my 36x12 sump tank. Photos are located below.
Make Your Own Fluidized Bed Filter
This project outlines the construction of a diy fluidized bed filter. This filter will function quite well and give you years of low maintan...
Make Your Own Sponge Filter
It's very easy to make your own sponge filter. The small filter sponges that comes with most filters are not large enough for big tanks so i...
Quick and Easy Wet/Dry Filter
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This article is a quick attempt to give you an easy-to-build wet/dry filter. In my case this was designed to filter a 145-gallon pre-drilled...
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About Diy Filter Projects
In this section you will find different ideas to make do-it-yourself aquarium filters. Our DIY aquarium projects have two goals in mind:
1. Reduce the cost of entering or participating in the aquarium hobby by providing unique ideas that will save money or make the hobby easier.
2. Encourage Aquarium Life readers to take a more hands-on approach to fish keeping. There is nothing like looking at your perfectly balanced aquarium and knowing that you built most of it yourself.