Algae Clean Scrubber ACS-10-SFS-G3 (Side Flow Sump). Power supply 18DCV US Plug. Twin 12 (Total 24 with 90 degree lens)LED Light System. 1: Finding the right spot to house the ACS to your sump. The ACS needs to be above sump levels, based on.
2: Lighting is all in place. You can move the light fixtures up. To view the algae screen on both sides. 3: Putting on the return pipes, first adjust height for 1.
Return pipe by cutting to the depth of 1/2" to 1" down in the. Water in the sump, to reduce water noise level. 1" return and the 3/4" emergency overflow pipes on, you. Can use PVC cement to glue them on or use MOLYKOTE.To seal and press them on. Be sure to twist lightly back and. Forth when gluing or using molykote. Can remove the return pipes if needed for cleaning. 4: Hooking up a pump to the ACS. You have a union fitting. On the spray bar screen and a 1/2" barb fitting for 1/2". Remove the union 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. Note: When water is flowing out the 3/4" emergency pipe you may have algae buildup in the main 1" drain pipe and needs to be clean out. 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 10 5/8"L x 4"W x 8 1/8H. With union inlet 14 1/8L on top.
LED Lighting 2x(3w x 12) 72w max with dimmer switch. LED chips 16 - 380nm to 840nm Full spectrum and 8 - 6500k White. 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.1/4 and 1/8' Black Acrylic 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.