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  1. T

    Juwel Rio125 - Pump removal

    Hi, my parents got a Juwel Rio 125 about 2 months ago, but I do all the maintenance and cleaning, I found that they recommend cleaning the pump once a month but I cant figure out how to remove it from the casing. I saw a video of a guy and it appears he just lifted it out using the plastic tab...
  2. DylanTropical

    Removing Rio240 filter box, replacing with external filter

    New to the forums, I’m looking to upgrade/remove the filter box in my jewel Rio 240, I’ve read online they aren’t very good as people are always left with ammonia (I am too), my nitrites/nitrates are a good standard, has any body had any issues removing the filter box, also suggest some decent...
  3. E

    Big ol' filter queries!

    Hi all, I have a few filter quandaries and could really use some advice. I currently have 2 Juwel tanks (120L and 110L) and use the eccoflow 500 filters that came with it. I also set up the spongers as shown in their instructions. Both filters have started stalling a bit, one a lot more than...
  4. CraigMason

    Problem With Juwel 96 Powerhead

    My powerhead (204) on my juwel 96 aquarium keeps stopping and running slow i have replaced rubber socket on bottom of power head replaced white polypad but made no difference my problem is juwel no longer make this powerhead and not sure if they do an alternative  
  5. M

    New To Fishkeeping, This Is My First Tank!

    Hi Everyone! Well I've wanted to keep some tropical fish for a while now and after plucking up the courage to do and after reading these forums I bought my first tank. It's a Juwel Rekord 700 (70l) with filter and heater included (as with most juwels). Finally got delivered yesterday and...
  6. Cameronb_01

    Tropical Fish

    Hi Everyone, I have just purchased a 450 Litre tank and I was wondering if anyone could give me some suggestions as to what fish to get. I would like something very colourful, large and interesting and preferably reasonably easy to find. I have not yet decided whether it is going to be a...
  7. R

    Tank And Fish For Sale

    I have for sale my Juwel 260 bow fronted tank and stand with cupboards. Fish in the tank are also for sale and will include in the sale of the tank if bought together. Included: Tank and stand Fluval external filter gravel real plants some driftwood ship wreck   2 silver sharks (3.5-4 inches) 2...
  8. glasgowgirl_786

    Juwel Rio 180 Powerhead Help!

    Hey everyone :)   Hoping someone can help me, this is my first post so be easy! Lol I set up my new juwel rio 180 on Thursday. Everything was great it was virtually silent but last night it just just randomly started making a humming noise. It isn't really loud but is irritating in the night...
  9. S

    Converting My Juwel Rio240

    If I were to convert my Juwel Rio 240 - 240L tank for those who are unfamiliar would I need different lighting it has 2x 54W T5's   -The Plan Lowtech with a dirted substrate (Miracle Gro organic choice potting mix) capped with gravel, however if I can source black sand this will definitely be...
  10. V

    Juwel Lido 120 Stocking Advice

    Hi all,   I am setting up a new 120 litre Juwel Lido tank the dimensions of which are: 61 x 41 x 58 cm.   I will run two filters, the internal provided Juwel Bioflow 3.0 filter, plus an external Fluval 206 filter. I will not be having plants, but will have an additional air stone, with pettex...
  11. D

    Rio 180 Tank Replacement Bulbs

    Hello,   I have just purchased and collected a used Juwel Rio 180 Tank from ebay.   Great condition, it just needs a VERY good clean.   The only thing wrong with it, I'm told, is that the lights do not work and I require replacement bulbs.   I'm just not sure which ones ones.   I've taken one of...
  12. ChrisCook

    Rio Juwel 240L - Beach (Collection From Leatherhead, Surrey)

    For Sale - Rio Juwel 240L with Beach cabinet Collection from Leatherhead, Surrey £125
  13. vinny007

    Rio 240 Aquarium And Cabinet In Beech

    Juwel Rio 240 Aquarium and cabinet and stand in Beech fitted with the original T8 lighting 300W heater plant ornament couple of pieces of ocean rock removable blue background Dimensions: Aquarium size: 121 x 41 x 55cm / 47.6" x 16.1" x 21.7" (L x D x H) Cabinet size: 121 x 41 x 73cm / 47.6" x...
  14. johnhutch2000

    Juwel Rio 180 Blown Lighting Unit - Led Replacement?

    Hiya folks, I'm looking for some opinions, advice on replacing my Juwel 180 92cm T8 bulb lid lights. They've literally died on me today. I've tried new spare bulbs, fuses and the switch and nothing. So I want to change up to something better.   Has anyone got any good LED or T5 replacement...
  15. Sophie

    260L Juwel Vision Re-Do

    So, being 5 months pregnant now, I wanted to get my tank as low maintenance as possible for myself as well as ready to move to my new house in a few easy steps. I kind of went a little crazy, got rid of most of my plants and ended up going from this:     To this:     Moved a ton of stuff...
  16. aaronc

    New Rio 125 Planted Journal

    Hi All   So I am having another go at a planted Rio 125.  I had to teardown my old tank and sell when I moved 3 years ago.   Here is the shopping list, although I have most of it already.   Kit Juwel Rio 125 Juwel internal heater and filter Dual T5 Juwel lighting hood Koralia 900lph 2kg Fire...
  17. J

    Juwel Aquarium 180 + Full Setup Collection Only Eastbourne E.sussex

    Equipment Juwel-180 litre Aquarium for sale:   Age and condition: seven years very good Quantity for sale: 1 Reason for Sale: relocation moving home - no animals allowed Delivery or Collection: Collection only please Sale price: £190 Willing to Ship (Yes or No):No Postage & Packaging Price...
  18. Moolly

    Looking For A New Filter

    So I'm looking for a new internal filter for my 80L tank, and wanted some advice. I've heard that although fluvals are cheap and cheerful they are crap (not my words!) and to go for a juwel even though they're a bit pricier.   At the moment I have an aqua vital filter, which I haven't had any...
  19. S

    Re-Making My Community Tank

    Hey, currently I have a rio 240 with a gravel substrate with plastic plants. I'm thinking about changing my tank around maybe going planted with 6 corys but I'm curious to as which fish would look and go best with them and which fish I currently have that I could keep and whether or not I need...
  20. J

    First Reef/marine Aquarium

    Hi All, I apologize for any stupid questions or assumptions in this post, please correct me on everything. I have a Juwel Lido 120 litre aquarium with an internal filter, tropical setup and three juvenile red bellied piranhas. Any way the RBPs will soon outgrow the tank and I will want to...