Reef Octopus 4″ Waste Collector with Auto Shut Off




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