Pump mount built in for 1/2 mount. Pull out on bottom Catch Screen so algae doesn't get into the sump. Water Overflow on back if algae catch screen is pack with algae and will not let water flow.1: Finding the right spot to house the ACS to your sump. The ACS needs to be in the min max water level on the. 2: Lighting is all in place. You can move the light fixtures up.
To view the algae screen on both sides. 3: Hooking up a pump to the ACS. You have a QD fitting. On the spray bar screen and a 1/2" barb fitting for 1/2". Remove the QD when putting the tubing.
On the barbed fitting then put the union back together. Pump size or flow over screen is about 200gph. Use your return sump pump by tee and valve to control.
It depends on how available nutrients, nitrates and phosphates is in your tank on how fast algae will grow, if it's taking to much out, you can adjust the lighting cycle and/or use the touch control for the lighting to increase or lower the. Finger touch the power icon less than 3 seconds for on/off, touch the power icon for more than 3 seconds for dimming function to lower or rise brightness level. Cleaning the screen remove the union pump side and lift the spray bar straight up to remove for cleaning, slide back in and hook union pump side back on. Max tank size 225 gallon. Scrubber screen size 10" x 6".Base Unit Size 11.75"L x 3.185"W x 13.75H. Over All Size 14.5"L with union and barb fitting, 5"W with led lighting, 13.75"H min 18"H max. LED Lighting 2x(3w x 12) 72w max with dimmer switch. LED chips 16 - 380nm to 840nm Full spectrum and 8 - 6500k White. Water level 3.5" Max water level 10".
The Use of Algae to Control Excess Nutrients. Algae Clean Scrubber uses algae as a natural filter to move excess nutrients (Nitrate, Phosphate and other pollutants) to grow algae in a controlled unit to be easily removed to clean or harvest most of the algae and not in your display tank. This form of water filtration can reduce the need of frequent water changes and cleaning. 1/8' Black ABS Sides Main Casing.
1/8 Clear Acrylic LED Windows. Movable Screen Plastic, Black Acrylic, ABS Plastic. LED Lighting, Acrylic, ABS Plastics, DC powered. The advantages of a Water Stream Refugium Algae Clean Scrubber. LED Lighting slides into window pockets to enclose lighting into main algae chamber on both sides.
Allowing no light on outside. Note: Best to run ACS lights opposite of display tank lights with a timer to help stabilize pH swings. Also if the algae is growing to fast and pulling to much nutrients out, you can use the dimmer control to dim the lights down for less algae growth. The easy removable screen housing for cleaning and harvesting algae. If screen is damaged it's easy to remove and install a new screen.
Water inlet 1/2 ID with removable union to tee off from your main return pump or a separate pump. Note: Best to have a valve to shut off water supply to ACS for cleaning and harvesting algae or just unplug power to the pump. How it works and Basic set up. This item is in the category "Pet Supplies\Fish & Aquariums\Filters".The seller is "opha6987-xijafayf" and is located in this country: US. This item can be shipped worldwide.