Reef Octopus DC Water Pump

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Reef Octopus DC 3500 Water Pump
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$234.99
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Details

  • 5 Controllable Energy Saving Power Settings
  • Detachable Controller with Waterproof Union
  • Integrated Memory
  • Super Quiet Operation
  • True Slow Startup
  • Submersible or External Applications

The Reef Octopus controllable Direct Current “DC” water pumps are the latest in variable speed flow technology and allows for refined control, enhanced performance and efficiency. The vast majority of circulation pumps available to hobbyist are alternating current "AC" pumps (the type of power that comes out of your wall outlet).  Direct current pumps have several key advantages over traditional AC pumps.  Most notably,you can control the rotational speed of the motor, thus electronically control water flow rates.  DC pumps are also more efficient than AC pumps and produce less heat per volume of flow. 

>>> Now the aquarist can have full control of the water flow through their sump, reactors, filters or closed loop systems!!!

Refined Control

This controller allows users to select between five preset speeds indicated by five lit LEDs.  The controller also features a feed/service and an On/Off button.  When the feed button is pressed, the skimmer pump shuts down and will automatically reactivate after 10 minutes.  Press the feed button a second time to resume normal operation. RO DC pumps feature a true slow startup where the pump slowly ramps up from zero RPM to the full preset speed over a period of approximately 10 seconds.

The pump and controller are connected via a waterproof 3-conductor union.  The detachable controller will allow for a simple waterproof union. The volute can rotate to change the pump's output orientation in 90 degree intervals, meaning users can output water vertically (up or down) as well as horizontally.

Quick Overview

RO-DC-3500 Water Pump Specs


Output thread size: 1in male
Inlet thread size: 1.25in male
Inlet and Outlet Barb Size: 1.25in Inlet - 1in ouput 


Dimensions: 3.75in(W) x 5.7in(L) x 5.5in(H) 


Voltage: DC 24V
Power Consumption: 30w watts at max power
Max flow: 925gph*
Max Head Height: 
11.5ft*


*results will vary depending on aquarium setup


Note: THIS IS NOT A PRESSURE RATED PUMP. This pump is not ideal for second floor applications or to feed Beckett or downdraft skimmers where consistent pressure is necessary.


RO-DC-5500 Water Pump Specs


Output thread size: 1.25in male
Inlet thread size: 1.25in male
Inlet and Outlet Barb Size: 1.25in Inlet - 1.25in or 1in ouput 


Dimensions: 3.75in(W) x 5.7in(L) x 5.5in(H) 


Voltage: DC 24V
Power Consumption: 50w watts at max power
Max flow: 1452gph*
Max Head Height: 
11.5ft*


*results will vary depending on aquarium setup


Note: THIS IS NOT A PRESSURE RATED PUMP. This pump is not ideal for second floor applications or to feed Beckett or downdraft skimmers where consistent pressure is necessary.


Manufacturer Warranty 


- 2 year coverage on pump/1 year on rotor


Reef Octopus can not be responsible for consequential damages arising from installation or use of this product. Reef Octopus warrants the pump to be free from defects in material and workmanship under normal use and conditions for the warranty period from the date of purchase. CoralVue liability under this warranty shall be limited to repairing or replacing at CoralVue’s discretion, without charge. CoralVue will not be liable for any cost of removal, installation, transportation, or any other charges which may arise in a warranty claim.


NOTE: This warranty is void if the product is damaged through abnormal operating conditions, accident, abuse, misuse, unauthorized alteration or repair. This warranty is valid only in North America and is non-transferable. Consumable spare parts are not applicable to the warranty.

Additional Information

SKU RODC-Pump