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Savio Niche Skimmers - 4 Stage Filtration

Surface skimming action for protein and floating debris removal.
Extra large, heavy-duty injection-molded leaf basket resists tearing and holds large quantities of debris.
Optional integration of 1 or 2 UV clarifiers simplifies installation and achieves unparalleled reliable water clarity
Easy to clean high efficiency bio mechanical cartridge traps debris and detoxifies the pond water.

   
Skimmer action pulls debris from the water surface - removing up tp 85% of debris before it settles
Macro filtration injection molded leaf basket traps large debris for easy removal 
   
   
 UV filtration (optional)
the most efective way to eliminate green water
 Bio filtration filter media provides surface area for beneficial bacteria and fine particulate removal

Savio "Compact" Skimmer Filter

See also Savio "Standard" Skimmer Filter, below

 

 

 

Internal view

Designed on the "Standard" Skimmer Filter platform, the Compact Skimmer Filter
provides multi-stage filtration that is affordable.

 

Aqua Art recommends this skimmer for ponds 750 to 5000 gal. when bottom drains are also employed.
Rear wall has pre-drilled water exit pipe hole for the discharge side of a sump pump. This hole accepts our C218 2" bulkhead for typical connection of suction line pipe plumbed to centrifugal pump.
Heavy-duty injection-molded structural plastic housing will not collapse.
We recommend 500 GPH to 2500 GPH.
One-Click Locking Weir™ allows for easy maintenance and winterization.

Unique low-water pump protection device helps prevent pump burnout.
Skid resistant cover accommodates foot traffic.
Molded liner flange provides secure and leak free connection to liner ponds.
Integrated water-stop concrete flange allows for easy installation on concrete ponds.
Cover protects internal components and and provides improved safety.
Measures 19.35" tall x 16.85" wide x 17.6" deep.
5 year manufacturer's warrantee

 CS0000  Compact Savio Skimmer Filter Base Unit 349.00 [Buy 

After you select the [Buy] link to purchase the Base Unit, return here to
Choose the Weir Assembly that you want for the Base Unit:
 CW6000  6" Weir Assembly 65.00 [Buy] 
 CW8500  8.5" Weir assembly 65.00 [Buy] 
 
   

Fish Guard attaches to weir faceplate. Available for all Savio skimmers.

FG6000 Fish Guard for 6.5" Compact Skimmer Weir 20.00 [Buy]
FG8500 Fish Guard for 8.5" Compact Skimmer Weir 25.00 [Buy]

Savio "Standard" Skimmer Model SS0000 Filter

Measurements and Illustrated Exploded View: 

The colors are for illustrative purposes, only - Skimmer is black
Large Photo of Skimmer
 

Heavy-duty injection-molded structural plastic housing will not collapse.
Recommended for 600 GPH to 2500 GPH.
One-Click Locking Weir™ allows for easy maintenance and winterization.
Unique low-water pump protection device helps prevent pump burnout.
Skid resistant cover accommodates foot traffic.
Double-rail molded liner flange provides secure and leak free connection to liner ponds.
Integrated. water-stop concrete flange allows for easy installation on concrete ponds.
Security cover latches help protect internal components and and provides improved safety.
Measures 24.25" tall x 23.5" wide x 27.75" deep.
5 year manufacturer's warrantee

 SS0000  Savio Skimmer Standard Filter Base Unit with black lid 449.00 [Buy] 

After you select the [Buy] link to purchase the Base Unit, return here to
Choose the Weir Assembly that you want for the Base Unit:

 SSW8500  Skimmer 8.5" Weir Assembly 75.00 [Buy] 
 SSW16000  Skimmer 16" Weir Assembly 85.00 [Buy] 

Fish Guard attaches to weir faceplate. Available for all Savio skimmers.

FGSW6000 Fish Guard for 6.5" Standard Skimmer Weir 29.00 [Buy]
FGSW8500 Fish Guard for 8.5" Standard Skimmer Weir 32.00 [Buy]
FGSW1600 Fish Guard for 16" Standard Skimmer Weir 36.00 [Buy]

 

Skimmer is located outside the pond, in a niche cutout in the landscape.


Illustration at left:
Bottom drain line skimmer input location

This illustration shows bottom drain line skimmer input location. Maximum size drain port entrance to skimmer is 3". Use our C219 bulkhead.

Bulkhead installation by AquaArt is available for 20.00 plus cost of bulkhead 

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Skimmer is shown here upside down for illustrative purposes.

 

Top view, looking inside of skimmer. Filter cartridge and basket have been removed for illustrative purposes.
1. 1 1/2 or 2" bulkhead fitting as drain for skimmer
2. 3" bulkhead fitting as suction draw to centrifigal pump (Sequence, Performance Pro, etc.)
3. 3" bulkhead fitting (maximum) from bottom drain of pond
 

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