In this article we take a look at some of the most durable, cost effective, and reliable bottom drains models on the market and compare their overall features. In a hurry? Benefits Explained Bottom drains are great for koi ponds, as they remove fish waste, bottom muck, debris, and also help aerate pond water.
The purpose of a koi pond bottom drain is not so much to drain the pond, as it is to remove the debris from the bottom of the pond into the filter where it can be removed from the pond system. The bottom drain should be drawing water into the filter 24 hours a day. With this purpose in mind, koi pond drains have a unique design.
In the last five years Bottom Drain Technology for ponds has come a long, long way! Why would you want a bottom drain for your pond? See Fig.
The Spindrifter Direct Air Kit allows you to hook up your air pump direct to the Diffuser; this means no Airline has to be threaded down the 1 inch pressure pipe. This has a number of advantages but the main one is no water can find its way down the 1 inch Pressure Pipe, which potentially will hold stagnant water and the dreaded blanketweed. The Spindrifter bottom drain is known worldwide for its quality and design.
Simply the best bottom drains on the market! Quality materials and superior construction differentiates the Rhino over other drains. A few of the problems associated with the other drains have been alleviated in the Rhino design including. Product Details Simply the best bottom drains on the market!
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