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Tetra Whisper Air Pump for Deep Water Aquariums

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Description

Tetra Whisper Air Pump for Deep Water Aquariums is designed to keep your deep-water aquarium’s oxygen levels high, ensuring your fish stay healthy and happy. This versatile pump can deliver air to up to 10 accessories. The powerful yet quiet motor adds a dramatic bubbling effect to tanks as deep as 8 feet, up to 150 or 300 gallons. And superior build quality supplies reliable function all day long, so you don’t have to worry about oxygen levels while you’re home or away.

Key Benefits
  • Designed to keep your deep-water aquarium’s oxygen levels high, ensuring your fish stay healthy and happy
  • This versatile pump can deliver air to up to 10 accessories
  • The powerful yet quiet motor adds a dramatic bubbling effect to tanks as deep as 8 feet, up to 150 or 300 gallons
  • Superior build quality supplies reliable function all day long, so you don’t have to worry about oxygen levels while you’re home or away
  • Extremely powerful and reliable air pump

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  • Item Number
    105684
  • Dimensions
    7 x 4.75 x 3.25 inches
  • Aquarium Type
    Freshwater, Saltwater
  • Fish Type
    Tropical Freshwater, Marine Fish
Instructions
  • Installation Option 1: Place the Tetratec Deep Water aquarium air pump on a surface lower than the water level of the aquarium or on the floor. To avoid damage from accidentally spilled water, do not place the air pump directly below the aquarium. Important: Always use a Whisper Check Valve(not included) in the airline between the air pump and the aquarium. In the event of a power failure, or when removing filters from the aquarium, the Check Valve will help prevent water from siphoning into the pump.

  • Installation Option 2: Place the Tetratec Deep Water aquarium air pump on a shelf at least 12 inches higher than the water level of the aquarium, but not directly above the aquarium. The shelf should have a raise edge to prevent the air pump from sliding off.

  • Saltwater aquariums: Place the air pump on a shelf as described in option 2, and use a Whisper Check Valve (not included).

  • Attach one end of airline tubing to air outlet(s) on your Tetratec Deep Water air pump. Attach other end of airline tubing to filter(s), airstone(s), or air operated ornament(s) (not included). Pump is now ready to plug in. Plug into 110/120V Ac outlet only. Be sure to allow for a "Drip Loop" (part of the cord that dips below outlet receptacle or connector). The "Drip Loop" prevents water from running into outlet. Pump reaches normal operating efficiency after several hours.

  • Clean with a damp cloth and mild detergent on the outside of the pump. Pump mechanism never needs oil.

Warranty

Limited Lifetime Warranty.

Rating: 4.3 of 5 stars 20 Reviews 20 Reviews 4.3 out of 5 Stars

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  • 4 out of 5 stars

    pumps deeper than 8' at first

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    Worked as advertised for three years before became too weak to bubble to a depth of 8' and had to be replaced. Chewy does not carry the rubber rebuild kit.

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  • 5 out of 5 stars

    Amazing Pump! So Quiet!!

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    Have it set up in my 300 gallon cichlid tank. Have six air stones set up so far with no issues. Really great pump.

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  • 4 out of 5 stars

    Tetra Whisper 150 - Strong Pump

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    The Tetra Whisper 150 Air Pump is a decent value buy if you can buy the item below 20 dollars. It's strong air pressure pushing through using one outlet. You will need additional air tubing and branching hardware to access air flow to multiple locations. I use the pump sporadically and don't use it as a constantly on device. I don't know if the durability is reliable, since I have only had the item since Oct 2017. It works fine and I have had no problems. Purchasing this item at pricing above 30 dollars seems a bit too expensive if you are devoted to using the pump for aquariums 40 gallons or less in size, but it provides a good back up air pump if the you can get a better deal on it.

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  • 5 out of 5 stars

    90/100 gallon tank

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    I run 3-40 gallon sponges along with a big canister filter, I prefer to over filter my tanks if I can, been looking for an air pump that would work on a 28 inch tall tank, this one does great

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  • 5 out of 5 stars

    great pump

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    I have it in a 55 gallon running two 12" air stones and 2 sponge filters. It is super quiet.

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  • 1 out of 5 stars

    Stopped working

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    Worked for a week now it wont make bubbles in my aquarium i dont know why

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  • 4 out of 5 stars

    Just purchased my second

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    To prove I recommend this air pump, I just purchased a second for another tank. It's versatile, using on a 55 and 20 long.

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  • 5 out of 5 stars

    TETRA WHISPER

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    I'VE BEEN USING THESE AIR PUMPS FOR YEARS. VERY RELIABLE. SUPER QUIET. CHEWY HAD THE BEST PRICE ON THE INTERNET. AND SUPER FAST FREE DELIVERY.

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  • 1 out of 5 stars

    Dont waste your money

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    There is a better Tetra pump...its the 100 works aswell and seems to flow as much or more. Its 50.00 less.

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  • 5 out of 5 stars

    Quiet, works great!

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    Super quiet pump, and seems to work great. I have a 6 foot bubble strip hooked up to it along the back of my 125 gallon tank, and have no issues.

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