Affordable Recirculating Skimmer for Aquariums up to 130 Gallons
Footprint: 10.4″ x 9.25″ | Body Diameter: 5″ | Height: 22.8″
Pump: Reef Octopus Aquatrance 1000s
– Requires a 120-260GPH Feed Pump to Operate
CLASSIC EXTERNAL PROTEIN SKIMMER
As one of the Reef Octopus Classic Series skimmers, this 110EXT is a recirculating external protein skimmer that will provide great performance with the enhanced control for marine aquariums up to 130 gallons.
The Classic 110EXT is handcrafted of high-quality cast acrylic, o-ring sealed union pump mount, bubble diffuser with the performance provided by the efficient Reef Octopus Aquatrance 1000s Skimmer Recirculation Pump.
The skimmer features a recirculation mounted pump with a precision gate valve for optimizing the water level within the protein skimmer. The collection cup has a quick release neck for easy removal for cleaning.
The bioload of an aquarium refers to its ability to process waste in proportion to tank volume. Protein skimmers work best when properly matched with the bioload of the system.
- HEAVY LOAD- 75 GALLONS
- MEDIUM LOAD- 90 GALLONS
- LIGHT LOAD- 130 GALLONS
Key Benefits found on the Classic 110EXT Skimmer
- Recirculating Design enhances performance and control
- Bubble Diffusing Chamber and Hybrid Body that naturally reduces and stabilizes the foam production; This means less turbulence in the neck area and more contact time for organics to rise and collect
- Oversized Air Silencer for quiet operation and airline mount
- Collection Cup with flow directional guide, drain and unit venting
- Precision Control with the easy to turn output flow valve
- Efficient Performance with the Reef Octopus Aquatrance 1000s recirculating pinwheel pump
- Effective Venturi Air Injection System
- Solid Acrylic Construction
Body Size: 5in
Footprint: 10.4in x 9.25in
Neck Size: 2.5in
Total Height: 22.8in
Output Size: 40mm/1.25in PVC
Max Feed Rate: 265GPH
The Reef Octopus Classic 110ext protein skimmer uses high-grade metric plumbing parts and includes US standard plumbing adapters for ease of installation.
Note: This skimmer requires additional plumbing and feed pump with the suggest feed rate of 1.5-2 times the total system volume.
Reef Octopus Aquatrance 1000s Pinwheel Pump
Max Flow: 92gph
Max Air: 420L/H, 15SCFH
Power Consumption: 9watts
Dimensions:4.5in x 2.4in x 3.6in
*Air and water results will vary depending on aquarium setup