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AI Nero 5 Pump - Aqua Illumination (3000 GPH)

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Aqua Illumination Nero 5 pump w/ US Cable

A submersible pump, with brains and brawn.


Features:

  • Compact with a lot of flow; up to 3000 gallons worth
  • 4 flow modes:
    • Random - simulates high-energy reef environments
    • Pulse - undulating high and low flow
    • Constant - a continuous stream at a chosen intensity
    • Schedule - customize the pump`s mode for different parts of the day
  • Easy setup; just connect and go
  • Schedule settings via myAI, creating a schedule that suits your tank`s needs.
  • A ton of flow from a small in-tank footprint
  • Direct the the flow in a range of 15 degrees on all sides, to where your tank needs it most
  • *NEW* The Nero 5 now includes a fish guard to protect any curious or slow-swimming fish from the pump propeller


Specifications:

  • Dimensions = 2.8" Width x 2.8" Height x 2.1" Depth
  • Max glass thickness = .63" or 16mm
  • Flow = up to 3000 gph
  • Input = 100-240VAC, 50/60 Hz, 1A
  • Power consumption = 30 W max


Includes:

  • Nero 5 Pump with Integrated Driver
  • Nero 5 fish guard
  • Dry-side and wet-side mounting magnets
  • Mounting hardware
  • AC adapter w/ universal plug adapter set
  • Quick Start Guide



Product Manuals & Documentation

AI Nero 5 Pump - Aqua Illumination (3000 GPH)

Owner's Manual available for download in Adobe PDF file format

Manufacturer Info

Founded in 2007, C2 Development, Inc. (AI Life Illuminated) is the leader in high performance, high efficiency reef aquarium lighting systems. We are constantly pushing the limits of illumination technology.

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Does this ship with the new fish guard?
Asked : Jul 11, 2020
By : AV
 
 
 
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I have one of these pumps from when they first came out and they didn't come with a snail guard. I know that the new ones have a cover like that now does this come with the pump now?
Asked : Jul 08, 2020
By : Hunter , Albemarle, NC
 
 
 
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The fish/ snail guard should now ship with these powerheads.
Answered : Aug 04, 2020
By : MD TECH
 
 
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4.0
works good

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little good flow
CONS
shuts off randomly
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good flow in my 150g probobly need 2 for a reef. the trigger fish messed with the cord for the first couple days then left it alone. Worked very well app is super easy to setup on my Samsung note 10. I did experience some random shut off from time to time not sure why it would just stop random happe...Read More
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NERO 5

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PROS
Customize flow and schedule with MyAI app, can be mounted on back side of tank, moves water big time if you need it to. plus it's $50 cheaper now.
CONS
its not a Vortech so, wire in the display.
REVIEW
Have this running in my Waterbox 45.2. Highly adjustable flow for any application through MyAI app.
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4
4.0
Excellent but large for a nano tank

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Control via app (bluetooth), same functions as mp-10.
CONS
Too large for a nano.
REVIEW
Don’t let the picture fool you, this pump is large. Currently running in my Nuvo 20 but at max 25%. Purchased due to it being less expensive than the MP10 plus integration with my Prime lights in the app. Has great functionality and I have it timed to random when the lights turn on and wave maker...Read More
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5
5.0
Love this thing!

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PROS
Small footprint with lots of power
CONS
Bluetooth vs WiFi
REVIEW
I have 2 of these in a 4ft 110 tank. Both are only running a 50%. They make a very random flow. I probably could have just bought one. It’s more power than I thought. The app is very easy to use too.
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4.0
Nero rocks

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compact, but pushes great amount of water
CONS
noticed the housing sometimes gets jarred loose which creates a noticeable knocking sound.
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Love this little pump. The intuitive app interface is also a big plus. Programmable from the start.
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5.0
EXCELLENT PUMP; EXTREMELY SATISFIED!!!

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SLEEK, pair easily, awesome app, directional change, fair priced
CONS
None other than I’ve heard 100% flow I suppose could be fatal to fish,
REVIEW
I honestly couldn’t be happier! I wanted to get MP 40’s but I’m also somewhat budget conscious. I went with Nero 5’s and AI Primes and I couldn’t be happier! Also the fact that you can change the direction of the flow even slightly is huge! Small directional changes can prevent flipping ov...Read More
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4.0
Quality Item But......

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Excellent controllablitly and fairly easy to use app and easy to install
CONS
Limited angles of flow due to it's basically flat mount design, and its flat back intake tends to suck small fish or even a larger eel to it
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I really like this wave pump but i feel like it has a couple fundamental flaws for being at such a high price point
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