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What is the best hang on aquarium filter for a 46 gallon bow-front tank?

I have a 46 gallon tank that contains loaches, gouramis, platys, and an angelfish. I currently have a very old and worn out Marineland 350B. It's beyond repair. Even with a new impeller and thorough cleaning it will not push enough water to even budge the bio-wheels. I like the hang on style because of the water noise but, I'm open to any style. I looked at a few canister types but they all seemed too large to conceal inside my stand or anywhere around it. So I would either like to find a good hang on type or a small canister type that would only stand at a maximum of 8 inches tall.

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Why not just get another Marineland filter? Just get one slightly larger. I always liked the biowheel myself.I also had an undergravel filter for backup, even for a 10 gal will do. The bubble sounds from undergravel filter are soothing when mixed with the sound of water from the hang on. The fish will love swimming through the bubbles. I put tall plants in front to hide the tubes.

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I was contemplating it but I'm not sure how reliable they are. I've heard lots of testimonials going both ways. I was thinking the emporer 400. They any good?
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Way more money for parts than marineland. My parents owned a pet shop and we used marineland. They the most reliable of hang on types and parts are cheaper to replace. Canisters are nice but very pricey when they break.Not to mention the flooding problem when they go haywire. We had over 400 tanks and all were on marineland hang up.
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So go with the emperor I take it. This is the largest capacity hang on they make.
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