Vertex Somatic 60S Protein Skimmer

Vertex Somatic 60S Protein Skimmer for tanks up to 230 liters (limited stock)

Regular Price: €235.00

Special Price €179.50


Vertex Somatic 60S Protein Skimmer for tanks up to 230 liters

The Somatic 60S Internal Protein Skimmer can be used on any type of saltwater aquarium and is specifically designed for use with the Somatic 60 Filtration System.

Many protein skimmers can be twice the price but only have half the features. Somatic has created a budget friendly skimmer that does not leave you disappointed. Many of the little features that are only found on high-end skimmers are incorporated into the 60S Space Saving Skimmer. From laser engraved markings on the wedge pipe to polished and fully welded seams all around. The integrated silencer sits in the top of the wedge pipe keeping it protected and out of your way for maintenance around the sump area. The silencer also has a nipple that can be connected to CO2 Scrubbers or other accessories.

The custom Sicce pump was specifically designed for Somatic skimmers, to their specifications. The pumps impeller and venturi design pull in copious amounts of water and air, mixing them together and pushing them up towards the dispersion bubble plate. The bubble plate considerably reduces turbulence while the wine body shape of the skimmer helps remove any further disturbance of bubbles directing them up into the neck and making a seamless transition into the collection cup producing high-quality skimmate.

Skimmer Specifications
Body Diameter - 15,2cm (6")
Neck Size - 8,9cm (3.5")
Footprint: 22,8 x 22,8 cm (9" x 9")
Height: 57cm (22.5")
Recommended Water Height: 15-23cm (6"-9")
Recommended Sump Water Depth - 15-23cm (6"-9")

This budget friendly skimmer is far from low quality. The Sicce powered skimmer has a custom pump that was designed for Somatic skimmers pulls in tons of air and water making a perfect mixture for skimming, while the integrated wedge-pipe silencer assembly keeps the skimmer super quiet.

Filtration Handling
Well Stocked Tank - Rated up to 190 liters (50 gallons)
Medium Stocked Tank - Rated up to 250 liters (65 gallons)
Light Stocked Tank - Rated up to 300 liters (80 gallons)
Recommended for tanks up to 230 liters

Custom Machined Baseplate - Increases Reaction Chamber Volume
Bubble Plate - Reduces Turbulence
Titanium Screws
Space Saving Design
Polished Edges All Around
Laser Engraved Wedge-Pipe
Integrated Wedge-Pipe Silencer
Custom Sicce/Somatic Pump
Easy to clean venturi
Collection Cup Drain
O-Ring Connection for Collection Cup
Rubber Feet Reduce Noise

Pump Specifications:
Air Draw - 400-600 liters/hour
Power Consumption - 23W
Voltage - 230V
Cord Length - 1,8m

Additional Info
Manufacturer Vertex Somatic

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