Aqueon Power Filters top the competition with higher true flow rates for more waste removal and a fully submerged motor for no-prime starting. Submerged motor also reduces noise for smooth and quiet operation. Two bio grids give you a large surface area for optimal bacteria production and aeration. One quarter more carbon in than the competition in the mechanical cartridge rounds out this awesome unit.
Specifications Gph 125 GPH
Height 7 1/2 IN.
Length 6 1/2 IN.
Maximum Tank Size UP TO 20 GALLONS.
Width 4 IN.
Ul Listed YES
Power Source ELECTRIC
Filtration Type BIOLOGICAL, CHEMICAL, MECHANICAL
Instructions Check filter for any signs of shipping damage. If damaged, do NOT operate and return. Remove new cartridge from bag and rinse under cold water to remove carbon dust. Install cartridge. Biological cartridge holster and cartridge must face forward. Install filter on aquarium. Fill aquarium with water to 1 inch from aquarium's top edge. Plug power cord into household receptacle. Filter will begin to draw water from aquarium, pump water into filter through cartridge and return it to aquarium. Top off aquarium water level to outside bottom edge of top frame.
Filter cartridge: Using finger tab on cartridge, remove used cartridge from filter and discard. Remove new cartridge from bag and rinse under cold water to remove carbon dust. Install new cartridge and replace cover. Note: Do NOT discard biological cartridge holster.
Pump: Unplug filter and remove from aquarium. Carefully remove filter tube from filter tube plate. Carefully remove filter pump from filter body by pressing release tab. Separate and clean all parts including impeller. Rinse throughly and reinstall.
Warranty Lifetime limited warranty. Unit is guaranteed to be free from defects in materials and workmanship under normal in-home and service.