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Aqua UV Classic - 40 Watt Clarifier/Sterilizer - Black - 3/4" In / Out

Aqua UV Classic - 40 Watt Clarifier/Sterilizer - Black - 3/4" In / Out
Suggested Retail$578.86
Our Price$405.20You save30%
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Product Details

The Classic  Series UV’s are ideal for ponds, aquariums, andwater features. The Classic’s rugged design has features that allow for quickinstallation and easy maintenance.

As a sterilizer this ultraviolet unit will eliminate green water and controlbacteria. The Classic 40 Watt, will sterilize up to 2000 gallons of fresh water or325 gallons of salt water.

Used as a Clarifier the Classic 25 Watt, will control green water in a freshwaterenvironment of up to 6000 gallons that has 50% to 75% plant coverage and partialshade.

  • Inlet and Outlet - 3/4" FPT x 3/4" FPT with 3/4" Barbed connectors
  • Dimensions:36-7/8" L x 6" H x3-3/4" W
  • Lightweight Design
  • Black in Color
  • 120V, 60Hz
  • 15 ft Power cord length
  • LampSize: 40watts
  • 120 VoltAmp Draw: 0.48 amps
  • Guaranteed to clear green pond water
  • 14 month lamp life - the longest inthe industry!
  • As a Sterilizer: up to 2900 GPH (1200-2000 gallon pond size)up to 30,000 µw/cm2 (EOL) kill rate
  • As a Clarifier: up to 3000 GPH (up to 6000 gallon pond size)with 50-75% plant coverage or shade
  • Salt Water Application: up to 967 GPH depending on kill rate (up to 325 gallon tank size) up to 90,000 µw/cm2 (EOL) kill rate
  • Clickto view Classic Series Size and Detailed View Diagram .PDF
  • Click to view AquaClassic Series UV Instruction Manual . PDF
  • Complete Unit Includes: Body, Transformer, Lamp and Sleeve for out of box use.
  • Limited lifetime warranty on the body, 1 year limitedwarranty on transformer, Lamp has a 12 months prorated warranty, warranty excludes quartz sleeve)

This unit is also available with a wiper option. The wiper option helps withmaintenance.Click here for the wiper section.

Frequently Asked Questions:

Q. What is a sterilizer?
A. A sterilizer will eliminate green water,control bacteria, water borne pathogens and safely control fish disease.

What is a clarifier?
As aclarifier the single celled algae in your pond will be reduced or eliminated.

What’s the difference between a sterilizer and a clarifier?
As a sterilizer, your Aqua UV system will keep your pond or aquariumwater crystal clear in addition, you will have the added benefit of bacterialcontrol which will help keep your fish healthy and happy with less risk ofdisease. As a clarifier your pond will still have a green tint to it, unlessyou have 50-75% plant coverage or your pond is in full shade.

How often should I change my lamp?
The lamp should be changed after 14 months of continuous use.

Is this unit submersible?
No, this unit should never be submerged in water.

Can this unit be used outdoors?
This unit is designed for both indoor or outdoor use.

Does this uv unit include a pump and tubing?
Unfortunately not; every situation is different and therefore it wouldbe difficult to include a one size fits all approach.  

Do ultraviolet lights kill string algae or algae on the walls or liner?
Ultraviolet lights only kill singlecelled algae which passes through the unit and cannot kill off other types ofalgea.

What should I expect after my UV is installed?
If your Aqua Ultraviolet system is installed after the filter and isproperly sized the water should be clear in 3-5 days and sometimes overnight. If your Aqua Ultravioletsystem is installed before the filter the water should be clear in 7-10 days.The green algae on the sides and bottom of the pond will not disappear, this isnormal in a pond. The UV does not control this type of algae.

Q. Is there a difference between a black or white ultravioletunit?
The color of the body does not change a thing in the effectivenessor life expectancy of the unit. Just a personal choice.

Out of Pond Use Only! Not too beSubmerged.

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