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Deltec External i Protein Skimmer
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Deltec External i Protein Skimmer with DC Controllable Needlewheel pump

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Deltec's innovative TC-PRO (Twin chamber) range of external protein skimmers featuring Deltec's high-performance pump with class-leading energy to air ratio.

For over 25 years Deltec GMBH has worked hard to develop the best specialist marine aquarium equipment available on the market. They are known throughout the world for the high performance and quality of their protein skimmers. When their patent on the Deltec Pinwheel ran out it opened the market for other people to copy their ideas and to produce pinwheels of their own but without the 25+ years of experience and development that had gone into the Deltec products.

The latest generations of Deltec protein skimmers have been developed to produce the optimum air to water ratio in the reaction chamber for the lowest possible power consumption.

The TC name describes the special Twin Chamber design of the bubble chamber which is patented and has the benefit of pressurising the pumps for higher performance and ensures that only unskimmed water passes through the pump rather than reskimming and reprocessing water in the chamber.

The bubble plate design allows the height of the skimmers to be reduced and allow them to fit in a cabinet. The primary use of the bubble chamber is to prevent turbulence from the skimmer body and neck as turbulence can pull waste loaded bubbles back into the water column causing a reduction in efficiency. The air to water ratio is so high that there is an almost immediate reaction with the waste therefore there is no requirement for the tall reaction chambers found on some low air skimmers thus keeping the units compact.

Model Code Aquarium Dimensions (LxWxH) Air Flow (lph) Connections
2000i 80230000 2000L 395 x 270 x 585mm 1800 32mm In / 50mm Out
3000i 80270000 3000L 440 x 318 x 585mm 1900 32mm In / 50mm Out
6000i 80330000 6000L 460 x 382 x 660mm 3800 32mm In / 50mm Out
9000i 80420000 9000L 630 x 460 x 780mm 5700 40mm In / 63mm Out
12000i 80470000 12000L 780 x 530 x 780mm 7600 40mm In / 63mm Out


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Technical Information

Highly efficient cylinder shape
Extremely low power consumption
Quick and easy removal of the pump
DC Variable adjustable pump
Remote drain on skimmer cup
Air silencer
Micro adjustable skimmer setting
Can be gravity fed

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