The Fluval Edge Experience – Part I

This is part of a series of articles chronicling my experience with the 1st gen 23L Fluval Edge. It is largely based off of a 2011-2012 journal thread on

Back in the summer of 2011 I decided that I wanted to set up a shrimp only tank that I could use to develop a redder/higher quality line of Cherry Shrimp (Neocaridina heteropoda). I hadn’t originally intended to purchase an Edge, in fact when they first appeared in stores I thought them rather silly little contraptions. But then, the more I researched the various nano tank setups available in my price range, the more I realized that I really loved the design of this little tank. Of course, it helped that so many people on this forum (and elsewhere on the internet) were doing amazing things with them. The modification possibilities and the challenge of keeping all the equipment ‘behind the scenes’ also began to appeal to me as well. Continue reading The Fluval Edge Experience – Part I