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EcoTech Marine VorTech Foam Cover for MP20 / MP40 Propeller Pumps - 3/pk

EcoTech Marine VorTech Foam Cover for MP20 / MP40 Propeller Pumps - 3/pk

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EcoTech Marine VorTech Foam Cover for MP20 / MP40 Propeller Pumps - 3/pk Information





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Give your pump extra protection against harmful debris. The 3-pack EcoTech Marine Vortech Foam Cover for MP40 from Pet Store is specially engineered as an accessory to the EcoTech Vortech MP40-model Aquarium Pump. It protects the immersed part of the water pump system from any rubble that can damage the unit. It also keeps the fish away from the pump for its protection. The dark foam is made from sturdy material that does not easily wear or tear. It is safe to use in the aquarium, causing no side effect to the water or the aquatic life. In fact, it blends well with all the marine fish and plants inside the tank.

The accessory comes in three packs of foams for your convenience. The product weighs only half an ounce. It measures 7.7 inches in length, 4.1 inches in width, and 1.6 inches in height. The EcoTech Marine Vortech Foam Cover is customized for MP20 and MP40 models of EcoTech Vortech Aquarium Pumps. Take note that it might not be suited to fit other models of EcoTech pumps or other brands of pumps. This foam cover keeps your pump working efficiently as it should and prevents you from incurring added costs for repairs and maintenance.

Foam cover for the Ecotech Vortech Pump

**Please Note: This product can only be used on the MP40




Manufacturer Info

EcoTech Marine has revolutionized the way people think about water movement in reef aquariums. Our technologically superior pumps produce unmatched broad yet gentle flow, while placing the motor outside the tank—preserving the beauty of your aquarium and enhancing the health of your aquarium ecosystem. The EcoTech leadership team consists of aquarium enthusiasts and engineers with a penchant for challenging the status quo. When EcoTech took root in the science labs of Lehigh University and University of Oklahoma, we realized there were serious differences between the native aquatic ecosystems in nature and the terrestrial habitats created in aquariums—and that little was being done to address this gap in the marketplace. Since that day, we have worked tirelessly to improve the “state of the art” to enable our customers to have the healthiest, safest and smartest aquarium possible. That’s why our products offer a wide variety of easy-to-program modes and have been thoroughly tested and endorsed by marine-biologists—making it the most versatile and life-like pump on the market.
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EcoTech Marine VorTech Foam Cover for MP20 / MP40 Propeller Pumps - 3/pk Reviews



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Guard for Anemone Bomb

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Reviewers Rating Excellent!


Posted: 7/17/2014 from CARSON, CA UNITED STATES
5.0 5
Experience Level: Intermediate


Comments: 3 foam cover in 1 package.Easy to install, just covering up wet side of MP-40 protects unexpected injury of fragile invertebrates.The day I covered motor with foam guard, found small sand-carpet anemone stucked with foam guard at night.No injury at all.Thanks to Marinedepot for quick delivery.


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Good pump bad cover

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Reviewers Rating Below Average


Posted: 7/13/2014 from LAGUNA NIGUEL, CA UNITED STATE
2.0 5
Experience Level: Intermediate


Comments: agree with some here, sucked up my anenome twice.. it's a must but ripped the seam out of the box. think I am going to try and come up with something else. hoping someone comes up with better idea


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Great pump, bad foam cove

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Reviewers Rating Below Average


Posted: 5/3/2011 from San Antonio, TX UNITED STATES
2.0 5
Experience Level: Expert


Comments: I love everything about this pump. I have had two of them for over a year and they live up to the hype. The only problem are these foam covers. If you use them, they have a life expectancy of about 2 months. I tried going without them and shreded two mexican turbos (sucked them out of their shells) one star fish, and two anenomes. Echotech: Make better covers!


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Ripped on first use

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Reviewers Rating Unsatisfactory


Posted: 12/25/2010 from PONTE VEDRA BEACH, FL UNITED S
1.0 5
Experience Level: Intermediate


Comments: The Pump rocks but this cover is worthless....


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Seam is too flimsy!

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Reviewers Rating Below Average


Posted: 10/18/2010 from FORT COLLINS, CO UNITED STATES
2.0 5
Experience Level: Intermediate


Comments: The first time I used one of the covers it ripped right down the seam and is not useable. The reason I bought the replacements was the cover that came with the pump ripped as well! The seam on these covers cannot withstand the slight bit of stretching it takes to put it on the pump. They need to be cleaned almost daily so it is not good when it rips after a couple of uses. Most of the time I don't put one on for this reason.


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good product

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Reviewers Rating Great


Posted: 7/30/2009 from LOS ANGELES, CA UNITED STATES
4.0 5
Experience Level: Expert


Comments: very good product. manufacturer needs to work on ensuring the foam stays snug. otherwise, very good.


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Vortech Foam Covers (3pk)

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Reviewers Rating Great


Posted: 11/3/2008 from MI
4.0 5
Experience Level: Intermediate


Comments: I bought the 3 pack of foam covers for the Vortech MP-40W which I had also ordered at the same time. I probably would not have ordered the 3 pack if I knew that the pump came with one! That said, it does fit over the pump well. Since the Vortech is always on, the foam collects algae and mysis shrimp etc. during feeding, but is easily rinsed off. The foam restricts the flow just a little, but the MP-40W is strong enough that it can easily compensate with a small adjustment. I have a couple Sharknosed Gobies that are very small, and my hope is (so far, so good) that this foams keeps them from getting shredded!


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wow

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Reviewers Rating Excellent!


Posted: 10/31/2008 from LOS ANGELES, CA UNITED STATES
5.0 5
Experience Level: Intermediate


Comments: Pretty incredible how much this powerhead moves water around in the tank. Overall tank health has improved. With this powerhead, I was able to remove all other power heads in my 29g reef. I'm very happy.


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