|*|| HYDROS Drive Port accessory for your HYDROS Control aquarium controller platform |
|*|| Compact controllable 74gph micro pump ideal for use with automatic top off (ATO) systems |
|*|| Connect to your HYDROS Control aquarium controller and download the HYDROS app for wireless control |
Controllable 74gph DC micro pump specially engineered to connect to any HYDROS Drive Port. The HYDROS DC Micro Pump is a HYDROS Drive Port accessory ideally-suited for use with automatic top off (ATO) systems. Once properly integrated to your HYDROS Control aquarium controller platform, the HYDROS DC Micro Pump is powered and controlled by your HYDROS Control aquarium controller. By downloading the FREE HYDROS app, you can control any HYDROS-connected device with your Internet-enabled computer, smartphone, or tablet!
The HYDROS DC Micro Pump is compact and powerful pump measuring just 1.6" L x 1.062" W x 1.45" H. The 74 gph HYDROS DC Micro Pump has a maximum pump head height of 8 feet while drawing a maximum of just 4.5W with an average life expectancy of 30,000 hours - over 3 years! When connected to a Drive Port on your HYDROS Control aquarium controller, the controller will supply power to the HYDROS DC Micro Pump, so no additional cords or power bricks are required for operation.
HYDROS is engineered, assembled and supported at CoralVue headquarters in Slidell, Louisiana USA.
Please Note: The HYDROS DC Micro Pump includes ONLY the pump. Other HYDROS devices and accessories sold separately.
Please Note: The HYDROS app is required to use your Internet-connected smart mobile device as a controller. The HYDROS app is downloadable via the Google Play Store and iOS App Store.
HYDROS DC Micro Pump Features
- Size: 1.6" L x 1.062" W x 1.45" H
- Max Head: 8 ft
- Power: 4.5W @ DC12V
- 30,000 hours (3+ years): 120 PSI
- GX12 aviation-style connector provides IP65-rating protection against dust and water spray from any angle
- No additional power cord is required (powered, monitored, and controlled by connecting to a Sense Port on any HYDROS Control aquarium controller
- Manufactured by AutoAqua, an official HYDROS Technology Partner
HYDROS DC Micro Pump Application Example
With a HYDROS DC Micro Pump and a HYDROS Optical Water Level Sensor (or Float Sensor), you can use your HYDROS Control aquarium controller as an ATO system. Just plug your HYDROS DC Micro Pump into a HYDROS Drive Port and the HYDROS Optical Water Level Sensor into a Sense Port on your HYDROS Control aquarium controller and adjust your settings using the HYDROS app. You can add additional HYDROS Optical Water Level Sensors and/or mechanical float sensors to your ATO configuration for redundancy or to set high/low points to suit your specific aquarium needs. Once properly configured, the water level sensor(s) can be set to "tell" your HYDROS Control aquarium controller to refill or top off your aquarium employing the HYDROS DC Micro Pump placed inside a reservoir of fresh, clean water for aquarium use.
AutoAqua General Information
The HYDROS DC Micro Pump is an Official HYDROS Accessory manufactured by AutoAqua in Taiwan. As creators of the Smart ATO Micro, AutoAqua is one of the most well-known and trusted makers of aquarium automation systems in the hobby today. CoralVue has thoroughly tested the HYDROS DC Micro Pump to ensure seamless compatibility with the HYDROS platform. The product development team at CoralVue engineered the sensor so it connects with any HYDROS Sense Port using its aviation-style plug for safe operation. No additional power source is needed to run the sensor.
Hydros aquarium controllers are the next generation of automated aquarium devices. Rather than relying on each individual device’s brain and programming capacity, the Hydros Control units have their own CPU and control capabilities. Hydros Control devices remove the problem of incompatible ports and need to continually add modules to expand your aquarium’s automation system. This new technology is called the Hydros Sense Port. The Sense Port is an entirely new concept in aquarium monitoring technology. A Sense Port is a generic input port that can accept data from numerous different types of sensors. Drive Ports provide 12-volt power for controlling ATO pumps, cooling fans, and other devices. Hydros is the future of automation!