Pressurized pond filter with integrated UV clarifier makes beautiful water gardens simple. Easy-to-install filter features algae-clumping UV lamp and efficient bio-mechanical filtration for clean, clear water. Custom features such as the cleaning indicator and the revolutionary backwash system extends interval between full maintenance. Squeegee action of the cleaning blades remove buildup from the entire surface of the foam filters to keep filter operating at optimum level. Versatile above ground or in-ground installation.
Laguna Pressure-Flo UVC Filters include 3/4", 1", and 1-1/4" Universal Click-Fit Fast Coupling for easy hosing connections. Biospheres biological filter media included with Model 1400, 2100, and 3200 (Pressure-Flo 700 does not have a biological filtration chamber).
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|Locating the Filter
Choose a suitable location for your Pressure-Flo UVC Filter, keeping in mind the following recommendations:
Filter Start-up, Operation, and Backwash Cleaning
During normal "Filtering Mode" operation, close the Drain Outlet, using the Click-Fit Sealing Cap. Always make sure the Click-Fit Sealing Cap is securely locked in place.
After the above verifications, proceed as follows:
Keep the filter running 24 hours a day and ideally, all year round, provided that there is no frost and water can flow freely through the unit.
Backwash Cleaning System
Cleaning and Maintenance of the Pressure-Flo Filter
Foam and Biological Media Cleaning
Never use soap or detergents for cleaning. Any remaining traces may pollute the pond and result in damage to sensitive fish tissues.
Changing the UVC Lamp and Cleaning the Quartz Sleeve
Changing the UVC Lamp
Cleaning the Quartz Sleeve
In order to access the UVC Lamp and the Quartz Sleeve, proceed as follows:
Filter Wet Test
If there is no water visible inside the Quartz Sleeve, carefully reassemble the unit and use it normally according to the Installation and Maintenance Guide.
How Pressure-Flo Filters Work
Backwash Cleaning System
Pressure-Flo Filters feature a unique Backwash Cleaning System that completely cleans the entire surface of the mechanical foam filters. The complete cleaning operation can easily and comfortably be done in a few minutes with no need to open the unit. Cleaning will ensure the filter will perform at optimal levels for many days. Though the Backwash Cleaning System prolongs the time between maintenance sessions, thorough cleaning of the unit is necessary.