Compare Pond De-Icers
Drs. Foster & Smith Educational Staff

Pond De-Icer Comparison Guide
De-Icer Watts Features Diameter Cord Comments
Submergible Pond De-Icer with Guard
Pond De-Icer
with Guard
1,500 Powerful submerged
pond de-icer works
safely out of view
13" 10 ft Keeps ponds up
to 600 gallons,
free of ice
Tetra Pond Floating Pond De-Icer
Tetra Pond
Pond De-Icer
300 Decorative, faux-
stone housing.
10-1/2" x
15 ft Energy-efficient
controlled de-icer.
UL-Listed. Effective
to minus 20°F
Pond Breather
40 Reliable performance
even at ice depths
up to 15 inches.
23" x
15 ft Energy-efficient
de-icer works
like a chimney
to exchange
water trapped
under the ice
with freshly
surface water.
Laguna Power Heat 500W De-icer
Laguna Power Heat
500W Pond De-icer
500 Features a highly-
visible LED light
that indicates
proper function of
the unit.
7-1/2" x
22 ft Houses four thermo-
sensors that sense
water temperature
from different locations
within the unit. Accurate
thermostatic control even
in freezing conditions,
20º Fahrenheit
and below
Laguna Power Heat 315W De-icer
Laguna Power Heat
315W Pond De-icer
315 Power LED, safety
shut-off. Glowing
LED pilot light
confirms unit
functioning properly
7" 22 ft Safe for plastic
and liner ponds,
will not harm fish
and plants. Works
well with Laguna
Aeration kit
Thermo-Pond De-Icer
Thermo-Pond De-Icer
100 designed to keep an 8-1/2"
hole free in the ice -
allowing toxic gases to escape during
winter months through its 2" center vent.
11-1/2" 10 ft Energy-efficient pond de-icer operates on only 100 watts
Convertible Pond De-Icer
Pond De-Icer
1,500 Versatile 2-in-1
pond de-icer you
use as a floating
or sinking unit
7-1/2" 15 ft Multiple thermostats
ensure accurate
activatin when pond
water temperatures
drop below 43ºF
and automatically
shuts off
at 58-60ºF.
Perfect Climate Deluxe Pond De-Icers
Perfect Climate Deluxe Pond De-Icers
250, 750, or 1,500 Energy efficient unit can be
used as a floating or submersible de-icer
to maintain an area of open water in ponds during winter.
12 ft Thermostatically controlled de-icer operates automatically once temperature falls
Heated Pond Saucer
Heated Pond Saucer
200 Large, low-profile pond de-icer resists tipping against blustery winter winds. 12.5" 10 ft Maintains a vent hole in the ice to ensure proper gas exchange throughout the winter
Floating Pond De-Icer
Floating Pond De-Icer
1250 Thermostatically controlled de-icer operates below 35°F to maintain an open area free of ice for vital winter gas exchange. 7" 10 ft Powerful, heavy-duty floating de-icer with virtually indestructible patented cast aluminum housing
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