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I just purchased the active aqua 1/10 chiller and in the book it came with it mentioned using a in line filter is that needed? if so what kind is needed and will it affect the nutrients? -corey

The in-line water that you need is available on our website for $11.66, its made for filtering sediment out of nutrients. You can find that here: http://www.greners.com/in-line-water-filter.html -Greners Staff

What kind of warranty does this have? -Nick

All ActiveAqua chillers come with a 1 year warranty. -Greners Staff

I am interested in the 1/10HP Active Aqua water chiller for a 40g reservoir. Which pump would you recommend for this size model? -JC

This chiller is meant to work with the Active Aqua 160 - 250 water pumps. The lower the GPH rating of the pump, the colder your reservoir will be. -Greners Staff

Is the 1/10HP Chiller louder than a EcoPlus Commercial Air Pump, and does it stay on all the time or just when needed? -Dennis

This device only stays on while needed and is quieter than the higher powered EcoPlus Commercial Air Pumps -Greners Staff

Is there a way to chill more than one reservoir while using only one Aqua Chiller? -Keith

Yes, all you have to do is connect the reservoirs together by tubing! -Greners Staff

Can you circulate your nutrient solution directly through the Active Aqua Chiller Refrigeration Unit? -Kip

You can circulate the nutrients directly through the Active Aqua Chiller Refrigeration Unit by using an In-Line Water Filter which can be found at the link provided below! http://www.greners.com/in-line-water-filter.html -Greners Staff

How many gallons can the Active Aqua Chiller Refrigeration Unit 1/2 HP chill, and to what extent? -Rob

The Active Aqua Chiller Refrigeration Unit 1/2 HP is capable of chilling approximately 132 gallons by 15 F, and 52 gallons by 30 F! -Greners Staff

Can the Active Aqua Chiller Refrigeration Unit be used to chill glycol? -Robert

I apologize but the Active Aqua Chiller Refrigeration Unit is only able to be used with water based liquids! -Greners Staff

Is the 1/10 hp unit compatible for use on a salt water reef tank? -Darin

Yes, you can use this unit to cool a salt water tank. Although, cleaning may need to be done more frequently due to salt build up. -Greners Staff

I am wondering if your chiller could used for providing cold water ~45 degrees for an indoor shower spray? I know it's a bit off your product's normal use. Does your unit store water? Ideally I want 30 seconds of chilled water as a final shower rinse. -Kim

This chiller is designed to be used with an external reservoir it is not an on demand water chiller, it would take an hours to chill water to 45 degrees not instantly. -Greners Staff

Active Aqua Chiller Refrigeration Unit

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Product Information

Subject to availability. Please call to confirm stock levels.

This refrigeration unit is ideal for keeping the hydroponic solution in your reservoir at the perfect temperature.

Features: 

  • A micro-computer control system and LCD display - very user friendly.
  • Large refrigeration capacity.
  • Rapid cooling: water can be refrigerated to any temperature above 39° F in a short period of time.
  • Freon free, environmentally friendly.
  • Temperature memory system.
  • Surge protected, will turn off if there is a power surge.
  • Use with the Active Aqua 160 GPH pump for the lowest temperature range.
  • Use with the Active Aqua 250 GPH pump for higher temperature ranges.
  • Inlet Tubing Size: 3/4" (HGTB75)
  • Outlet Tubing Size: 1/2" (HGTB50)

Three models available:

  • 1/10 HP, 50-400 L/hr, 264 Watts, 2.2 Amps, 1020 BTU, 16.5"L x 9.6"W x 14.4"H
  • 1/4 HP, 1000-2500 L/hr, 360 Watts, 3 Amps, 3010 BTU, 17.6"L x 13"W x 17.3"H
  • 1/2 HP, 1200-3000 L/hr, 528 Watts, 4.4 Amps, 4020 BTU, 18.7"L x 14.1"W x19.3"H

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