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Tunze Turbelle Stream Controllable 6255 Pump

Tunze Turbelle Stream Controllable 6255 Pump

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Tunze Turbelle Stream Controllable 6255 Pump Information

Tunze Stream 6255 WIDE FLOW is a low voltage DC pump suitable for use with Tunze electronic pump controllers, such as 7092, 7095 and 7096.

Stream 6255 is unique in that incorporates a very large 3" diameter output and produces a very wide flow, it is ideal for tanks wider than 36". It is suitable for aquariums up to 1050 gallons and produces a flow rate of 1300-4800 gph. The cutaway intake area and forward nozzle increase overall flow rate, while the extra wide forward opening increases the diameter of the moving Stream. This design is the result of extensive testing and represents the best balance between width and turbulence of the flow pattern. It includes a magnet holder suitable for aquariums up to 1" thick.

The pump features an automatic shut-down that will stopped the pump immediately in case of blockage. After the blockage has been removed, the pump will start up automatically after a delay of 20 seconds. The pump control is thermally protected and its power supply unit is protected against shortcircuit and thermal overload. The 6255 also includes a fish care function that rotates the propeller slowly once every 20 seconds in feeding and maintenance mode to prevent fish from staying in the housing.

  • Tunze propeller technology
  • Low motor heat
  • 3D adjustment
  • Includes Magnet Holder with silence clamp
  • Controllable speed, wave simulation, tidal currents with Tunze pump controllers (sold separately)
  • for tanks up to 1,050 gallons.
  • Flow performance: approximately 1,300 to 4,800 gph
  • Energy consumption: max. 58 W
  • Power supply unit: 110-120V/50-60Hz
  • Length of cable: 16ft.
  • Dimensions: ø90 mm (3.5 in.), output: ø75 mm (3 in.)
  • Magnet Holder with Silence Clamp with pane thickness up to 27 mm (1.06 in.).
  • Made in Germany, 2-year manufacturer`s warranty
APEX Ready
When you connect Apex Ready certified products to your Apex System, many new options will unfold. How about having your LED lights dim or change color temperature at the touch of your iPad? How about programming your Tunze or VorTech pumps for some serious wave action? That’s what you get when you pair up the Apex System and an Apex Ready certified product.

Manufacturer Info

For forty-five years the name TUNZE® has been synonymous with aquariums. Many products and components which we have developed in the course of time are now standard features of aquarium technology today. This confidence in TUNZE is no coincidence. The company has remained true to its philosophy right from the beginning, researching water biotopes all over the world to develop components which enable natural water conditions in the closed environment of an aquarium. In the implementation of know-how, effectiveness and efficiency, TUNZE® takes the lead in environmental compatibility. Their motto is: quality and reliability. These values are upheld with well thought-out and precise tool making by highly qualified experts. The brand names of TUNZE® and Turbelle® meet the expectations of the seal of quality; Made in Germany. Many of the products shown in this catalogue are protected by national and international patents.

Tunze Turbelle Stream Controllable 6255 Pump Reviews

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Posted: 7/21/2013 from MIAMI, FL UNITED STATES
2.0 5
Experience Level: Expert

Comments: I bought 2 of these pumps a few months agoMy tank is large with a lot of rock work, so I went with these pumps thinking that they would work for a very long time (after I buried them behind the rock work)within 2 months, 1 of them has gone dead & I have to pick down the rock work just to get at itwhat is very disappointing is that I also bought a pair of Tunze wave-makers & one of them also stopped workingI don't think the Tunze quality is what it used to be & will probably end up choosing a different brand as I add more pumps to the tank

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Posted: 7/3/2013 from Monterey CA
5.0 5
Experience Level: Expert

Comments: Had two MP40s in my 240. They were LOUD. Loud,and vibrated too. They sounded like an outboard motor. Had to always adjust them when they started to vibrate. My tank is on the 1st floor and it drove me crazy when the MP40s vibrated. I'm upstairs in laying on my bed. Now I have two Tunze stream 6255s. Hooked up to a Tunze controller. These pumps rock and are quiet. They are twice as powerful compared to the MP40s..They also produce a decent wave in my 240 when I use the controller..

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