Helps improve oxygen exchange while skimming surface proteins
Flow control valve controls skimming rate
360° intake float skims from all directions
Skims dissolved proteins to curb nutrient buildup and maintain good water quality. Improves oxygen exchange and light penetration by removing surface film. Easily attaches to your canister filter's intake. Includes suction cup mounts, flow control valve, 360° intake float, and 5/8" flexible hose. 4-1/2" x 11-1/2"; 5/8" hose diameter.
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Place the unit in the aquarium using suction-cup unit holder. Make sure that a part of the float stays within the main cylinder. Attach the Flexible Hose to the Surface Skimmer unit and connect the other end to the intake of a power filter. Adjust the water flow through the float and slits in the main cylinder to fit your particular needs. The Aquarium Surface skimmer can be used with most popular aquarium filters including Power filters, Canister filters and Top filters.
Aquarium canister filters boost exceptional filtering capacity. However, did you know they are also extremely customizable? Learn how to customize your filter to remedy specific water quality concerns.
Whether you're setting up a larger aquarium or simply want to upgrade your existing filter, the versatile and reliable nature of a canister filter makes it a great choice. Use the following chart to determine which canister filter is right for you.
A canister filter is a sealed container filled with various filter media. The principle advantage of canister filters over power filters is their roomy media baskets which can be filled with a variety of filter media to create custom filtration.
Quiet, convenient canister filters are inconspicuously located under your aquarium. All the canister filters we offer are customizable, and can hold a large amount of media (mechanical, chemical, and biological) in varying combinations.