Go Back   Aquarium Advice - Aquarium Forum Community > Saltwater and Reef > Saltwater & Reef - Getting Started
Click Here to Login

Join Aquarium Advice Today
Thread Tools Search this Thread Display Modes
Please support our sponsors and let them know you heard about them on AquariumAdvice.com
Old 12-15-2005, 10:25 AM   #1
Aquarium Advice Regular
Join Date: Nov 2004
Location: Kentucky
Posts: 75
auto top off

Hello, my LFS has a auto top off not sure off the brand. It consist of a sensor, pump (powerhead) and tubing, $82.00 bucks. Good or bad price, not sure ??? I thought I could put a 10 gal. aquarium under my 55 stand. It should just fit, I think ? Has anyone done anything like this ?? Thanks in advance for any ideas.

batfire is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 12-15-2005, 11:26 AM   #2
Aquarium Advice Addict
dskidmore's Avatar
Join Date: Aug 2005
Location: Genesee Valley
Posts: 2,616
Can the powerhead handle that much vertical distance?

If you're not into DIY it could be worth it. I'd post the brand name though in case someone out there has horror stories to share. I suppose the system you are proposing can never loose more than the 10 gallons if there is a sensor failure.

Just maintain and test that sensorfrequently.
dskidmore is offline   Reply With Quote

auto, auto top off

Please support our sponsors and let them know you heard about them on AquariumAdvice.com

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Auto Top Off??? happygirl65 DIY Projects 2 02-12-2008 06:32 PM
auto feeder/auto-top off drip? pspiegel Saltwater & Reef - Getting Started 13 12-14-2006 09:33 AM
Auto Top Off two11devan Saltwater Reef Aquaria 2 08-31-2006 12:37 AM
Auto Top-Off got bait? General Hardware/Equipment Discussion 2 11-12-2004 01:24 PM
Auto top off... gooyferret Saltwater Reef Aquaria 5 09-20-2003 03:46 PM

» Photo Contest Winners

All times are GMT -4. The time now is 12:46 AM.

Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8 Beta 1
Copyright ©2000 - 2021, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.