Reef Octopus SRO-1000INT Protein Skimmer

Reef Octopus SRO-1000INT Protein Skimmer


SKU: 6950291201010 Category:


Rated for Aquariums up to 125 Gallons

Footprint: 11″ x 7.5″ | Body Diameter: 5″ | Height: 19.75″
Pump: Reef Octopus Bubble Blaster 1000

High-Performance Protein Skimmer

We are proud to introduce you to the baby of our Super Reef Octopus product line, the SRO-1000INT. You will find all of the most advanced skimmer designs featured in this small skimmer including:

– Bubble Diffusing Chamber and Hybrid Cone 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

– Large Collection Cup with flow directional guide, drain and unit venting

– Precision Control with the easy to turn output flow valve

– Power The Bubble Blaster HY-1000 pinwheel pump offers super efficiency and the very best in performance. The Bubble Blaster is designed to enhance filtration by employing the innovative pinwheel impeller which delivers more bubbles in greater volume with low energy consumption and heat emission.

Bioload Handling

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.



SRO 1000INT Features

  • Solid Acrylic Construction
  • Reef Octopus High Performance 1000 Skimmer Pump
  • Max injection Venturi Air Injection System
  • Hybrid (half cone) Skimmer Body
  • Over-Sized Collection Cup with Drain
  • Bubble Dispersant Plate
  • Precision Water Level Control Output Valve
  • Low Heat
  • Air Silencer

Technical Specs

Body Size: 5in
Footprint: 11 x 7.5in
Neck Size: 3in
Total Height: 19.75in
Output Size: 40mm/1.25in PVC
Output Height: 6.7in

Recommended Sump
Water Height: 5.5 – 5.75in

Pump Information

Reef Octopus Bubble Blaster 1000 Pinwheel Pump
Wattage: 20w
Air Draw: 540lph / 19 SCFH*
Water Draw: 565lph / 150 GPH*
*Air and water results will vary depending on aquarium setup