How is this return pump?

Discussion in 'General Discussions and Advice' started by Express Reef, 10 Jan 2012.

  1. Express Reef

    Express Reef

    Joined:
    12 Aug 2011
    Posts:
    2,577
    Likes Received:
    92
    Location:
    Vanderbijlpark
  2. AdS Guest




    to hide all adverts.
  3. dallasg

    dallasg Moderator MASA Contributor

    Joined:
    14 Dec 2008
    Posts:
    16,771
    Likes Received:
    582
    Location:
    Sandton
    not sure if you will get the desired flow you looking for :p
     
  4. Express Reef

    Express Reef Thread Starter

    Joined:
    12 Aug 2011
    Posts:
    2,577
    Likes Received:
    92
    Location:
    Vanderbijlpark
    @dallasg; Tobs alway told me more flow. better, thinking of about 50 000 liters per min... doubt if i`ll ever get cyno:lol:
     
    Last edited: 10 Jan 2012
  5. butcherman

    butcherman Moderator MASA Contributor

    Joined:
    7 Sep 2009
    Posts:
    11,626
    Likes Received:
    280
    Location:
    Kempton Park
    i have my doubts as to the flexibility of that pump
     
  6. butcherman

    butcherman Moderator MASA Contributor

    Joined:
    7 Sep 2009
    Posts:
    11,626
    Likes Received:
    280
    Location:
    Kempton Park
    can you reduce the flow to 16mm pvc pipes?
     
  7. dallasg

    dallasg Moderator MASA Contributor

    Joined:
    14 Dec 2008
    Posts:
    16,771
    Likes Received:
    582
    Location:
    Sandton
    no cyano

    but not sure, but i have a feeling it might slightly stir your gravel, i would add more vortech mp60's to get good flow in your nano
     
  8. Express Reef

    Express Reef Thread Starter

    Joined:
    12 Aug 2011
    Posts:
    2,577
    Likes Received:
    92
    Location:
    Vanderbijlpark
    oky then, lets go smaller then?

    [​IMG]
     
  9. Express Reef

    Express Reef Thread Starter

    Joined:
    12 Aug 2011
    Posts:
    2,577
    Likes Received:
    92
    Location:
    Vanderbijlpark
    Was hoping to stir the live rock, just makes it look more alive... :lol:
     
  10. deadmeat2016

    deadmeat2016 Wouter

    Joined:
    19 Jul 2009
    Posts:
    1,506
    Likes Received:
    22
    Location:
    Gordons bay
    I've seen bigger ;)
     
  11. dallasg

    dallasg Moderator MASA Contributor

    Joined:
    14 Dec 2008
    Posts:
    16,771
    Likes Received:
    582
    Location:
    Sandton
    here is my backup power :)
    we made this for a client, to show the size myself and collegue are next to it


    [​IMG]
     
  12. dallasg

    dallasg Moderator MASA Contributor

    Joined:
    14 Dec 2008
    Posts:
    16,771
    Likes Received:
    582
    Location:
    Sandton
    can prob run 100 of your pumps
     
  13. Express Reef

    Express Reef Thread Starter

    Joined:
    12 Aug 2011
    Posts:
    2,577
    Likes Received:
    92
    Location:
    Vanderbijlpark
    Me 2... ;) Thants only the small guys :whistling:
     
  14. Express Reef

    Express Reef Thread Starter

    Joined:
    12 Aug 2011
    Posts:
    2,577
    Likes Received:
    92
    Location:
    Vanderbijlpark
    Nice ;)
     
  15. dallasg

    dallasg Moderator MASA Contributor

    Joined:
    14 Dec 2008
    Posts:
    16,771
    Likes Received:
    582
    Location:
    Sandton
    i use it too power my moonlights
     
  16. Express Reef

    Express Reef Thread Starter

    Joined:
    12 Aug 2011
    Posts:
    2,577
    Likes Received:
    92
    Location:
    Vanderbijlpark
    :lol: nuts
     
  17. Express Reef

    Express Reef Thread Starter

    Joined:
    12 Aug 2011
    Posts:
    2,577
    Likes Received:
    92
    Location:
    Vanderbijlpark

    [​IMG]

    Doubt a 100 of these pumps :tt2:
     
  18. butcherman

    butcherman Moderator MASA Contributor

    Joined:
    7 Sep 2009
    Posts:
    11,626
    Likes Received:
    280
    Location:
    Kempton Park
    :lol:
     
  19. shaunn

    shaunn

    Joined:
    26 Sep 2011
    Posts:
    2,179
    Likes Received:
    36
    Location:
    JHB
     
  20. dallasg

    dallasg Moderator MASA Contributor

    Joined:
    14 Dec 2008
    Posts:
    16,771
    Likes Received:
    582
    Location:
    Sandton
    its close to 500 000w, we have a 1 megawatt one too :)
     
  21. Express Reef

    Express Reef Thread Starter

    Joined:
    12 Aug 2011
    Posts:
    2,577
    Likes Received:
    92
    Location:
    Vanderbijlpark
    @dallasg; :whistling: please build Eskom one, sure looks like they can do with some extra power...:lol::tt2:
     
    Last edited by a moderator: 26 Nov 2015
Recent Posts

Loading...
Similar Threads - return pump Forum Date
[wtd] Return pump Wanted Monday at 21:07
External Return Pump Pumps and Waterflow 11 Nov 2016
[wtd] DC return pump Wanted 29 Oct 2016
[wtd] Return pump Wanted 26 Aug 2016
[wtd] return pump Wanted 29 Jul 2016
[wtd] Return pump Wanted 30 Jun 2016
[wtd] Return pump 3000l or close Wanted 7 Jun 2016