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Tom Aquatics

Tom Aquatics Aqua Lifter Suction Pre-Filter

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Pre-filter for Aqua Lifter—Dosing Pump. Filters out large particles in water before entering Aqua Lifter. Ideal for reef additives such as kalkwasser.

Specifications

  • inlet/outlet uses regular size airline tubing
  • sponge filter
  • clear canister casing


Manufacturer Info

Tom Aquatics
As one of the premier plastic product manufacturers in the U.S., we have manufacturing operations in our home office, Fenton, Missouri, as well as Sullivan, Missouri and Shawnee, Kansas. They have over six decades of manufacturing expertise put towards the designing and building of products that provide a distinct service for the consumer.


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  • 4.2

34 Reviewers (94%) would recommend this

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Good to Have
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Nicely Made
CONS
No replacement filter available
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Used this one as preilter for my RO/DI feed pump, does a great job in screening out particles. I’ll be purchasing another to serve as predicted for my protein skimmer air intake. Great quality with an affordable price.
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Not The Quality They Used To Be
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Only device of its type.
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Leaks air, leaks water, breaks siphon, o-ring stretches.
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I have been using these filters for many years. In the last year their quality has diminished greatly. They do not seal correctly which allows the siphon to break and the o-ring in the cap stretches if cap is tightened to correct air leak. The only way I can get them to seal is by wrapping the li...Read More
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Must have
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Filters well
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Can’t buy replacement filter elements.
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This is a great little filter to clean the water from my overflow before it enters my pump. I do wish I could find replacement filters.
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Absolute necessity for any un-drilled tank with overflow system. All of those DIY PVC overflow systems you see on youtube will NOT work properly without a dosing pump. And this ensures long life of said device.
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It works

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What can I say other than that this little filter really works well. A must for the longevity of the Aqua-Lifter pump I use for my CPR overflow. I gave it a less than 5 star rating because you can't purchase the filter element separately.
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Ore filter

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Have had one of the aqua lifters get clogged due to small Debris building Up inside the diaphragm. The pre filter works good at catching those little goodies ??
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Aqua Lifter Filter Ok

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The filter was easy to install. It would be nice if it came with additional filter media. I would also reccomend a version with a mounting option, either suction or wall mount.
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