View Full Version : water flow?

02/12/2009, 01:08 AM
I have a jbj 28g, whats the biggest pump I could go with. I dont want to put powerheads in the tank

02/12/2009, 06:20 AM
For what it's worth, I swapped out the stock pump in my JBJ 6G with a MaxiJet 900...and kinda wish I'd gone with the 1200. But, still much more flow than stock. D'you know what's in there already?

02/12/2009, 09:15 AM
290gph stock

02/12/2009, 05:15 PM
Hmmm...well, from what I'm reading, the MJ is only 295. I was able to judge the difference in mine by the rate my Hydor rotator moves now...MUCHO faster than on the stock pump. Wish I had a more scientifically-accurate answer for you.

02/13/2009, 01:09 AM
I think I may go w/ the maxijet 1200 then, thanks unless someone has a better suggestion

02/19/2009, 12:01 AM
i just read the maxi-jet is only 290gph...so im in the same situation anyone have any other suggestions