AquaMaxx

AquaMaxx NF-1 Nano Protein Skimmer - In-Sump

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A great nano-reef skimmer for aquariums up to 30 Gallons!

AquaMaxx NF-1 nano-skimmer has all the attributes to make it an awesome nano-skimmer! Great pump, great design, great materials, great craftsmanship, great efficiency and great performance!

Heart of a Skimmer is the Pump
All AquaMaxx skimmers feature modified high-quality Italian Sicce Pumps. While other skimmers may also use Sicce needlewheel pumps, AquaMaxx ‘Shark’ pumps go above and beyond. Each Sicce pump motor block is modified then fitted with a proprietary AquaMaxx needlewheel impeller to further enhance its performance. With the precise modifications and upgrades, performance is boosted much beyond that of a standard Sicce needlewheel pump. The upgraded AquaMaxx ‘Shark’ pump is capable of drawing significantly more air and chops them up to the optimum bubble size for maximum protein extraction. The pump and protein skimmer combinations deliver unprecedented performance and reliability. Accumulated protein and organics will be vigorously removed from your tank and your water quality will be much improved!

Innovative Design
AquaMaxx skimmers are computer engineered and outfitted with the latest filtration technology. AquaMaxx NF-1 skimmer features an advanced bubble chamber to efficiently mix air and water to extract the maximum amount of protein. Noise is minimized by the built-in air silencer as well as the silicone noise-dampeners on the magnetic mounts. Extensively tested outlet baffling system minimizes air bubbles from exiting the outlet.

Unsurpassed Quality
High-quality cell-cast acrylic is used throughout for maximum durability. Experienced craftsmen assemble each skimmer precisely to produce a top-notch product at very affordable prices.

Features
  • Modified and upgraded Italian Sicce Syncra Nano needlewheel pump
  • Magnetic mount for easy installation and adjustment
  • Ultra-quiet operation
  • Efficient, durable and reliable
  • Simple to set up and operate
  • Cell-cast acrylic construction
  • Compact foot print
Specifications
  • Filtration Rating: up to 30 Gallons (light bioload) or 20 Gallons (heavy bioload)
  • Footprint: 2.76" x 4.15" 
  • Height: 13.39"
  • Work on acrylic or glass up to 1/2" thick
  • Pump (included): modified and upgraded Sicce pump
  • Pump power consumption: 2.8 watts

Product Manuals & Documentation

AquaMaxx NF-1 Nano Protein Skimmer - In-Sump

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

Manufacturer Info

AquaMaxx
AquaMaxx is a Southern California-based aquarium supply company that entered the market in mid-2008 with a line of affordable metal halide bulbs. The brand quickly gained recognition as word spread about the high quality and low cost of their lamps. In 2009, AquaMaxx released a line of aquarium filter socks and, in early 2010, unveiled an assortment of high-performance protein skimmer accessories and upgrades.

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Will this fit in a biocube 32 with the lid removed?
Asked : Nov 10, 2019
By : Will T, Kentucky
 
 
 
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I do not believe this skimmer with fill in the 32 gallon biocube.
Answered : Nov 13, 2019
By : MD TECH
 
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Will this fit the innovative marine 20 gallon, or would a refugium be more sufficient?
Asked : Jun 08, 2019
By : Clay, Cypress
 
 
 
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No it will not, unless you put it in the return pump chamber and mod the return tubing.
Answered : Nov 30, 2019
By : Barry, Oregon
 
 
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Powerhorse with micro bubbles
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Well built, heavy duty.
CONS
MICRO BUBBLES!!!
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I got this skimmer recently for my Nuvo 10. It pulls a lot of gunk like no other the first 3 days, which perfectly does what it’s supposed to... but the major issue I have right now is the micro bubble, that I can barely see well in my tank. They said it will recede soon... I guess I just have to ...Read More
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5
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Very quite
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None
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Started skimming right away. Using this for my 10 gallon, thinking about downsizing.
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Impressive
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none
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color, wish acrylic was black
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The build quality imo is pretty awesome for a skimmer in this price.I really like the magnet to hold in place and the Sicce pump. Very quiet. But does it work? Yes it does, and it does it well for a nano skimmer. Buy one, I honestly think you'll be impressed.
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Work horse!
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Skims well, utilizes a modified sicce pump, work horse
CONS
minor micro bubbles in the display (not a major issue, can use foam pads to lessen the mico bubbles)
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After a month of breaking in this skimmer works great in my IM25g AIO lagoon. I have it located in the last compartment, where the return pumps are. I empty the cup about every 2 weeks. Pulls dark skimmate out.
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Great nano skimmer
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Amazing, quite, very well built
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None at all
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I purchased this skimmer for my frag tank. Right out of the box this skimmer is amazing. I plugged it in and it went for a dry skim. Really easy to adjust if need be.
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Great nano skimmer
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Quiet operation and build quality
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None
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Bought this skimmer for my IM 20 tank. Fits in the back accessory chamber perfectly. I am impressed with the build quality of this skimmer. Very quiet skimmer.
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Replaced my IM Nano Desktop Skimmer
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Excellent Skimming
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So much better results with this skimmer in my 20g Nano Fusion.
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