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Rinse Filter between Changes?

Posted By: peterinwa <peterinwa@attbi.com>
Date: Friday, 4 October 2002, at 12:05 p.m.

I have a Penguin Mini filter with carbon in it for my 10 gal. I change it once a month.

Should I rinse it off when I do my 3 gal weekly water change?

Before I knew it was important to change it monthly I used to only rinse it monthly (and change it less often) and rinsing it does wash a lot of visible waste away.
 

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