Are these heaters and pumps good!!!

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    I have a picked out heater for my 50g FOWLR tank. I dont think its a good one it is a ViaAqua Titanium Tube Heater. Any suggestions? Also i picked out 2 Hydor Koralia water circulation pumps are those any good? I havent bought these yet so i am just wondering if they are worth buying. Someone on here told me that Koralia pumps are really good but they are expensive. These ones are $34.99 each i dont know if these are the right ones. Thanks for all your inputs!!
     
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    That heater is fine. The Koralia's are great. I have 5 in my tank. Are you looking at getting 2 K-3's?
     
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    Both should be good.I don't think the Koralias are expensive.
     
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    I was looking at 2 k nanos because i have a 50 g show tank!!
     
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    both products are good. especially those koralias. great powerheads
     
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    dont go with the nanos, i would go with the k3's like capt was saying no less then k2's
     
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    +1 everybody. Check eBay for the Hydor Koralia Powerheads. I got these. Check them out. Better deal than my LFS.
     
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    The koralias are great! Like mentioned go with the 2's or 3's. I have 2 number twos and while it's great flow it's lacking just a little. I would suggest one number two and one number 3 if not two number three's.
     
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    i would go with two number 3's personally
     
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    The Nanos are not suitable for your tank. The Koralia Nanos are meant for nano tanks -- like 6, or 12 gallon tanks. For your 50 gallon tank, I also suggest going with the K3s. If they are too expensive, buy MaxiJet powerheads instead.
     
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    ah, go all out and get the 4's ;p
     
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    if he should go all out, why not just get the 8's
     
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    i have a 2 in my 45gal and plan on getting a nother 2 or 3 but i love it makes a nice flow but not concentrated or to powerfull
     
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