Add a Reef Octopus 4″ Waste Collector to prevent protein skimmer overflows as well as reduce the strong skimmate smell. Float switch connected to power source for your protein skimmer – automatically shuts off your protein skimmer if float switch is activated. Ping pong ball apparatus stops waste container from overflowing.
- High quality cast acrylic
- Holds approx. 1400 mL/49 oz of collection
- Extra chamber for collecting skimmate
- Carbon filter cup to help reduce odor – easily removed for carbon exchange
- Auto shut off and 5min delay feature to turn off skimmer and avoid overflows
- Height: 18″
- Diameter: 3.9″
- Footprint: 6.5″ x 6.5″
- 5 minute delay function keeps skimmer off an extra 5 minutes after power is lost. This feature allows the sump to return to its normal water level before the skimmer turns on, thus avoiding overflows.
- Drain line connection: 12.25″ from the base