Gen-X PCX40 External Water Pump

PI1117

This item has been discontinued.

Gen-X Features:
  • Non-corrosive polypropylene housing
  • Non-leak sealless pump
  • Highly efficient, economical type
  • Single phase motor with thermal protector
  • Allowable ambient temperature: 0 to 40C
  • Pumps are gravity feed design
  • Not allowed to run dry
  • Designed for both fresh & saltwater aquariums
  • Can handle fruit juices, mild acid, mild alkalis, salt water, nonflammable liquids and other photographic and electroplating solutions
  • Max Flow: 1190gph
  • Max Head: 22ft / 6.8m
  • Speed: 3000rpm
  • Fittings (Inlet/Outlet): 3/4in MPT / 3/4in MPT
  • Comparable to Iwaki 55RLT
  • Economical to run-1.2amps,110Volts
  • Quiet,cool running,no oiling required.
  • Fully guaranteed for 1 year against manufacturer defects
  • PSI rating 10

Manufacturer Info

Gen-X (Pacific Coast Imports)
Founded in 1988 Pacific Coast Imports has been a premier importer of quality aquarium products in the United States. With over 20 years experience, Pacific Coast Imports has been an integral part of design and maintenance in some of the worlds largest and most respected zoos and public aquariums. Founded on the principle that quality is absolutely necessary when manufacturing aquarium products.

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exactly what i was looking for excellent pump no complaints here runs great and very quiet.
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I have 2 of these in my living room. One for my skimmer and one for the return. I am amazed at how quite they are. Completely satisfied. I have the tv off and I hear the water rippling and the skimmer. Great pumps.
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Gen-x pump

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Great Pump, quiet, powerful, the price is right.
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Powerful Pump

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I have been using the PCX40 for 6 months now and I am getting about 560-580 GHP using 3/4" ID tubing with about 18-19 ft of head (only a 40 gallon tank). Pump is much quieter and runs cooler to the touch than the Little Giant I had before. Got this when it was on sale for great price of only $1...Read More
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Reliable but noisy

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I run 2 of these on my 350 gallon peacock bass tank. Like the other reviews stated, these are great pumps functionally, but very noisy. With these 2 pumps running side by side I can hear the "hum" in just about any room in the house. If noise is not a factor these are fantastic pumps for t...Read More
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Been running mine for 3 years straight with no issues. Disconnected it about 12 months ago to clean it out and was pleasantly surprised to find that there was very little build-up inside it. I run it in my basement next to the refugium and it returns water to the 90G display tank on the first ...Read More
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Great pump but not quiet

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Pump works great. Love the fan to help keep the motor cool but it does make it louder than my previous pump. The noise is the only thing I would like to change. It's not crazy loud but more than a hmmmm.
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