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Nero 5 Submersible Wave Pump (3000 GPH) - Aqua Illumination (AI)

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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


Specifications:

  • Dimensions = 2.1" Length by 2.8" Diameter
  • Max glass thickness = .5" or 13mm
  • Flow = up to 3000 gph
  • Input = 100-240VAC, 50/60 Hz, 1A
  • Power consumption = 30 W max


Includes:

  • Nero Submersible pump
  • Dry-side and wet-side magnets
  • AC adapter w/ universal plug adapter set



Product Manuals & Documentation

Nero 5 Submersible Wave Pump (3000 GPH) - Aqua Illumination (AI)

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

Nero 5 Submersible Wave Pump (3000 GPH) - Aqua Illumination (AI)

Additional Info 1 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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How many would i need for my redsea reefer 425XL
Asked : Aug 28, 2019
By : Nelly, Massachusetts
 
 
 
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I would reccomend having two of these powerheads in a Red Sea Reefer 425XL
Answered : Aug 30, 2019
By : MD TECH
 
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what is the lowest GPH for a nero 5?
Asked : Aug 14, 2019
By : matt
 
 
 
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Hello Matt, Thank you for the great question. The lowest setting on the AI Nero 5 is 1%. The flow rate at the 1% is approximately 950 GPH. Please note that the MyAI mobile app for the Nero 5 has a built in flow meter that shows the current flow rate that the Nero 5 is producing. Cheers!
Answered : Aug 22, 2019
By : MD Tech
 
 
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5.0
Excellent Powerhead

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PROS
15 degree adjustment, strong flow, easy-to-use app
CONS
Expensive, Cord in tank
REVIEW
Powerful flow with easy-to-use app and controller. Only wish the cord wasn't in the water.
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Big Pump... Small Package!

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Small, powerful, quiet, and easy to program
CONS
Not enough angle adjustment so you must move the pump up/ down or left/ right to get the flow where you want it
REVIEW
I own two of these pumps and they work great! I love the programming interface, its easy to use and I find myself playing with it like my kids play video games.

Best part about them is that they are not a big eyesore. Small aesthetically pleasing pump and nice small puck on the outside. No...Read More
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Cord in water

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Pumps good
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Cord in water,. Cheap
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Cord is in water. Deal breaker.
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5
5.0
Great little pump

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Good flow, size, aesthetic, app
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Magnet isn't the best still, wire seems a little weak
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I can't hear it for the slightest. Tons of flow and great aesthetic
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5.0
Great nano pump

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Controllability, ease of use, small form factor
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Magnet is pretty weak
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Bought this pump for a 20 gallon innovative marine tank and it has been performing great. Lots of controllability and easy to program .
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Nero 5 Thoughts

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Everything else
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15 degrees is like straight forward flow. No battery backup.
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This is very powerful and easy to operate. Love the design and low profile. Hopefully they will last a while. I went back and forth between these and MP40s. As much as I love these I would have got the MP40s for the battery backup, but I chose the ability to direct the flow. The only problem is 15 ...Read More
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Random mode and anti-sync

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Random mode and anti-sync
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