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Super Reef Octopus LX 1000S Hang-on-Back Protein Skimmer
  • Super Reef Octopus LX 1000S Hang-on-Back Protein Skimmer
  • Super Reef Octopus LX 1000S Hang-on-Back Protein Skimmer

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Item #: PS-OCT-LX-1000S
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Super Reef Octopus LX 1000S Hang-on-Back Protein Skimmer

We are proud to introduce you to our Super Reef Octopus® LX-1000s hang-on-back Protein skimmer. Perhaps the most innovative compact skimmer design available the LX-1000, you can rest assured that it can vigorously handle your filtration needs up to 100 gallons.  Powered by our high performance Bubble Blaster HY1000 pump and backed by an outstanding  3 year warranty you can expect years of worry free filtration.  Equipped with a micro bubble diffuser return system, an area to place mechanical filtration media and an extra large collection cup makes this HOB skimmer unique to the competition.

  • Super Reef Octopus® LX1000S Hang on the Back Skimmer
  • Dimensions: 12”x10”
  • Height: 18″ (14″ without the cup)
  • Requires 4″ clearance on the back of aquarium & 2.75″ clearance on the inside.
  • Rated up to 100gal.
  • Features the new Bubble Blaster HY1000S
  • High quality machine welded cast acrylic construction
  • High performance design: bubble plate, air silencer, bubble trap, surface skim box, large capacity collection cup
  • 3 year warranty on Bubble Blaster pump. 1 year warranty on skimmer body. Lifetime warranty on support.
  • Wattage: 18w
  • Air pull: 540 L/H (19 SCFH)
  • Available in Black

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by Andrew
on 10/24/2011
In response to the above review
Yes its a little loud, and it does not get any more quiet over time, but you can take out the pummp you just have to remove the bubble plate pull off the elbow then you can pull right up on the pump elbow and clean it all you want. And the skimmer works great easy to adjust and has the extra chamber that you can place either put more carbon/phosphate absorber/ cheato/ or anything else that you want.
by bob
on 3/11/2011
performs great not sure of long term
got this skimmer for my 72 sps tank. great performance, but very loud. hopefully this will lessen as it breaks in. there is no way the pump can come out of the body bc i tried. i dont know how i am going to clean the pump periodically. i contacts coralvue, and they agreed its very tricky to get it out. why sell a skimmer if it the pump cant be cleaned or replaced?
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