Sand fliter split need suggestions for replacement

Tuskfan

Active member
Jul 16, 2013
36
Texarkana,Arkansas
#1
Woke up this morning with water streaming out of the side of my sand filter it is a doughboy 3.1 aquaview I was wondering if a silica filter verses what I have now. Thanks for your help !!
 

gwegan

TFP Expert
Apr 19, 2013
2,769
Sacramento, CA
#2
I'm not sure what you mean here. Silica is sand. And now you have a sand filter. Generally I would say if you are happy with the sand filter stay with that. I would probably get a larger one however. How long did this one last?