Great Aquariums Start Here
1-800-566-3474
    Free Shipping On $175+
  • FREE Shipping On $175+
  • 14-Day Low Price Guarantee
  • 14-Day Low Price Guarantee
  • Same Day Shipping
  • Same Day Shipping
FREE Shipping on Orders Over $175
FREE Shipping on
Orders Over $175
Standard ground shipping (1-7 business days) starts at a low $5.99 and most orders over $175 ship FREE. Learn More
14-Day Low Price Guarantee
If you find a product we sell for a lower price at another online store, we will match their price—today and up to 14 days after you've purchased the item! Learn More
Same Day Shipping
Same Day Shipping
We promise to ship your order as fast as humanly possible. In fact, 99% of orders placed before 6 pm EST ship the same day! Learn More
0
Your cart is currently empty.
Home » Saltwater Aquarium Supplies  » Protein Skimmers  » In-Sump Skimmers  » Venturi Needle Wheel  »  CAD Lights Gen3 PLS-150 Pipeless Conic Protein Skimmer
CAD Lights Gen3 PLS-150 Pipeless Conic Protein Skimmer

CAD Lights Gen3 PLS-150 Pipeless Conic Protein Skimmer

This item has been discontinued
Item #:
3X75103

Marine Depot 60-day Returns
At Marine Depot, we stand behind our products. That is why we offer a 60-day return period: one of the best in the industry! Learn More

CAD Lights Gen3 PLS-150 Pipeless Conic Protein Skimmer Information




"Think Less and Enjoy More"

Have you ever wished to fit a protein skimmer rated to handle a 160-gallon tank in a smaller sump or to make your system more space efficient? At only 7" X 7.5", The CAD Lights Gen-3 PLS-150 can fit into the tiniest of sumps. It’s the perfect solution to restricted and tight sump spaces in need of a powerful protein skimmer.

CAD Lights newest member to their patented super space saving protein skimmer line-up is the high powered PLS-150. This newest protein skimmer design was definitely re-imagined and re-focused. Using all of the patented features of CAD Light’s complete PLS line from the Nano PLS-50 up to the PLS-300, the Conic PLS-150 is the perfect blend of all of the key features from all of the sizes. Using the superior dwell time of the cone shape, true pipeless design of the PLS-100, bottom draining system and internal baffles of the PLS-300, the new PLS-150 truly has taken the essence of all of the Gen-3 pipeless designs and combined them into one truly powerful, well rounded protein skimmer.

Key Design Features:
  • Super space-saving technology with CAD Light’s patented true pipeless design
  • Total silence of less than 5dB over audible sound
  • Complete control with the Gen3 tension clamp system
  • Increased capacity with the TIA-1150 Cone body
  • Secure fastening of all movable parts using the patented 3-point tension clamp system.
  • ZERO Micro-bubbles using the internal baffles and Bottom drain to completely eliminate ALL Micro-bubbles
  • Ease of maintenance: the New PLS-150 is designed to Completely disassemble to give you cleaning access to every crack and crevice of the skimmer from top to bottom.
Specifications:
  • GPH: 375GPH
  • Wattage: 20W
  • Footprint: 7” x 7.25”
  • Height: 22”
  • Operating Water level 4"-11" Optimum Water level 6"-8"
Load recommendations:
  • Light bio-load (160G)
  • Medium bio-load (120G)
  • Heavy bio-load (90G)


CAD Lights Gen3 PLS-150 Pipeless Conic Protein Skimmer Reviews



Average Rating
(2 reviews)
Sort Reviews By:


Horrible

by
Reviewers Rating Unsatisfactory


Posted: 6/1/2014 from Oklahoma City
0.5 5
Experience Level: Intermediate


Comments: I have been fighting this thing for months. As stated by the first reviewer, it randomly overflows VIOLENTLY. It literally knocks the lid off. Any skimmate that it might have collected goes right back in the tank when the cup overflows. It is very touchy to adjust and requires adjustment often. I have never been able to get this skimmer to run properly for more than a week. Pass this one by!


Did you find this review helpful? Yes No




Junk

by
Reviewers Rating Below Average


Posted: 5/6/2014 from PITTSBURGH, PA UNITED STATES
2.0 5
Experience Level: Intermediate


Comments: It either overflows or under skims at the slightest bump or touch of the adjuster. When you do finally get it dialed in, it will randomly overflow or under skim again after an hour or so. Complete junk. I only gave two stars because the pump works. I'm going to put my aquamaxx skimmer back on which is only rated for 100g and does an amazing job compared to this paperweight.


Did you find this review helpful? Yes No


CAD Lights Gen3 PLS-150 Pipeless Conic Protein Skimmer Window Navigation Prev Next Zoom Close
We value your opinion & experience
Thank you for taking the time to review our products!

This is a Product Review for: CAD Lights Gen3 PLS-150 Pipeless Conic Protein Skimmer

First tell us about yourself.

Name to display on the review: Location (ex: Anaheim, CA):
Your experience level:


How would you rate this product?

Review Title:


Write your review:
(Please focus on product quality and performance, maximum 2000 characters)

This item is temporarily unavailable but will be back in stock soon.

Item #
Price:
Click the Add To Cart button below if you'd like to reserve this item today. Any other items included in your order will be immediately processed and shipped. We will ship this item separately as soon as it arrives. We will not charge you for this item until it ships and you will incur no additional shipping charges.

Enter your email address in the field below and click the Notify Me button if you'd like us to send you an email when this item becomes available. Although you will be immediately notified when we have stock on hand, we will not reserve any units for you; you must return to our website and place an order.

Your Email:
Just enter your email address below and we'll let you know when the product you are looking for becomes available!

Item Code:
Price:
Your Email:
Sharing products with friends and family couldn’t be easier!

Just complete the fields below to send your friend or family member a personalized email message featuring the product of your choice.

Your Name *

Friend's Name *

Friend's Email *

Personal Message

Add to Wish List
Select Wish List:
Comments (up to 200 characters):
Quantity Desired:
Quantity Received:
Priority:
Email Specials
Subscribe to our newsletter feed.
Newsletter Tips & Tricks! New Products!
Discounts & Promos!
Testimonials
July 21, 2014
"Excellent service and quick delivery. Will continue to do business with Marine Depot."
holguinsauto

July 19, 2014
"I appreciate Marine Depot's price matching. Keeps me coming back to them with my business."
Davileet

July 17, 2014
"Support quickly answered questions I had and the product was quickly shipped. I would definitely order from them again."
scott_hout