A properly designed pre-filter assembly is an essential part of the success for a wet/dry filter system. Our models have been engineered to perform multiple functions. Our sleek space saving designs are durable, quiet, reliable, and low maintenance. A necessary component designed long before aquarium manufactures began to retro-fit their standard aquariums with pre-drilled overflow boxes (Weir). We offer 3 standard Siphon U-tube style models. See sizes below.
Please refer to our you tube video to see how a properly designed pre-filter will operate. 2110-Long Pre-Filter Features
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Examine why special features of this pre-filter design outperform other brands, how properly built units can enhance your aquarium performance capabilities, and incorporate additional accessories.
This is the largest Pre-Filter Overflow Box Model. Its long design is specifically modeled to provide enhanced Aeration that is needed for biological filtration.
The mid size level of Pre-Filter. This model is not quite as long as the 2110-L, but can still function as a great mechanical filter.
Smallest of our three Pre-Filter Assemblies. This Pre-Filter is perfect for smaller aquariums
The Regular Surface Skimmer Box is designed to fit the Long and Short 2110 Pre-Filter Assemblies.
The Micro Surface Skimmer Box is designed for the Micro Pre-Filter Assembly (2109)
The U-Tube Siphon transfers the water from the skimmer box into the Pre-filter assembly.
Aqua-Link ADP Foam is custom processed, chemical free for safe aquarium use.
Flexible Drain Hose drains the water from the Pre-Filter Assembly into the Wet Dry Biological Filter
Nylon Fasteners are the nuts and bolts that hold the Pre-Filter Assemblies Together
Using activated carbon will remove Tannins to clear up the water and Phenols that will diminish fish odor.
These packets are to be placed inline on the particulate tray under the foam filter pad in the outside pre-filter box.
The micron filter sock serves as a stage three mechanical filtration device for ultra-fine particulates. It is installed just after the mechanical filter pad in Pre-Filter Assemblies.
Siphon start assist tool makes it easy to insert, start and remove from the u-tube during the siphon start procedure (Fits 2110-Long only)
The Drain Silencer Attachment muffles the sound of water as it drains into the standpipe of the Pre-Filter Assembly