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Reef 70.2 Waterbox Aquariums - 70 gallons - Black


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Reef 70.2 Waterbox Aquarium - 70 gallons - Black

Waterbox Platinum™ Reef Aquariums provide advanced hobbyist with a customizable foundation to design their dream aquarium. At its core each Waterbox is the same, however when the owner brings it to life, not a single Waterbox is the same.


  • Rimless 10-19mm Starphire Ultra-Clear™ Beveled Glass
  • Water etched glass overflow box
  • Rubber Mat Under Tank
  • Dual adjustable overflow returns
  • Prefabricated proprietary plumbing kit, no gluing
  • Precision gate valve
  • Safety drain
  • Whisper quiet overflow design
  • Flexible return pipe
  • Quick disconnect unions
  • Professional Sump system with Auto Top off Reservoir
  • Multi-level filter sock chamber
  • Standard Filter Socks


System Volumes

Reef 70.2

Reef 100.3

Reef 130.4

Display Water Volume (Gal)
47.2 Gallons (178 L) 71.7 Gallons (271 L) 96.3 Gallons (364 L)
Sump Water Volume (Gal)   22 Gallons (83 L)25.4 Gallons (96 L)30.6 Gallons (116 L)
Total System Volume (Gal)   69.1 Gallons (262 L)97.2 Gallons (368 L)126.9 Gallons (480 L)
ATO Reservior Volume (Gal)   3.6 Gallons (14 L)4.7 Gallons (18 L)5.5 Gallons (20 L)

Display Dimensions

Tank Length (IN)  24" (60 cm) 36" (90 cm)48" (120 cm)
Tank Width (IN)24" (60 cm) 24" (60 cm) 24" (60 cm) 
Tank Height (IN)22" (55 cm)22" (55 cm)22" (55 cm)
Total Height with Cabinet58" (145 cm)58" (145 cm)58" (145 cm)

Sump Dimensions

Sump Length (IN) 21" (52 cm) 24" (60 cm) 28" (72 cm)
Sump Width (IN)  18" (45 cm) 18" (45 cm)18" (45 cm)
Sump Height (IN)  15" (38 cm)15" (38 cm) 15" (38 cm)
Sump Glass Thickness6 mm (1/4")6 mm (1/4")6 mm (1/4")

Technical Details

Water Height in Sump9" (23 cm)9" (23 cm)9" (23 cm)
Skimmer Chamber  9.48" x 8.50" (24 x 21 cm) 13.22" x 8.46" (33 x 21 cm)17.16" x 13.38" (43 x 34 cm)
Pump Chamber   8.26" x 8.50" (21 x 22 cm)8.26" x 5.90" (21 x 15 cm)8.85" x 8.50" (22 x 21 cm)
Recommended Flow Rate(GPH) Pump not included700 gph (2700 L) 1000 gph (3700 L)1200 gph (4500 L)


  • Main & Emergency Drain Pipe: DN25
  • Return Pipe: DN20
  • Vinyl hose size: ¾”
  • Drain hole: 1.25”
  • Return hole: 1”

Special Features :

  • Removable Filter Socks Included
  • Gate Valve Overflow Adjustment
  • Water etched glass overflow
  • Cabinets by World Renown cabinet maker
  • Cabinet Includes Leveling Hardware
  • Prefabricated Plumbing Kit Included

Manufacturer Info

Waterbox Aquariums was founded on 3 core principles. Build the highest quality Ultra Clear Glass Aquariums, Make them available to any hobbyist, Entry level to Professional and provide a vessel to grow the Aquatic Industry World Wide one new aquarium at a time.

Waterbox Aquariums are designed for simplicity and style, while allowing the consumer a way to constantly evolve and modify their Aquatic Environments to their liking. They believe that people want to work with technology they love.

"In its simplest form every Waterbox is the same, but when the consumer brings it to life, there are none alike."

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