JBL Cermec
Ceramic filter tubes for aquarium filters

  • Clean and healthy water: ceramic filter tubes for use in aquarium filters
  • Pre-filter medium protects biological filter material from over-rapid silting
  • Pure ceramic material
  • Suitable for fresh and saltwater
  • Package contents: 1 litre ceramic filter tubes incl. net bag for filling
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basic price 12.2 EUR / kg
Recommended retail price incl. VAT
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Product information

The quality of the filter material essentially determines the effectiveness of an aquarium filter! Most aquarium filters are already equipped with sponges as filter material in advance. Sponges have a fairly large surface area, which over time will be colonised by beneficial bacteria for breaking down pollutants.

Ceramic tubes are the ideal pre-filter material, as they can hold on to the dirt well due to their tubular shape, but do not clog up as quickly as sponges, or similar! They can be quickly rinsed out under running water and are then immediately ready for use again.

Useful, pollutant-degrading bacteria can settle excellently on the outside and inside of the ceramic tubes. However, the surface area of the ceramic tubes is much smaller than that of sintered glass tubes such as JBL SintoMec.
We therefore recommend the ceramic tubes as a pre-filter material and the sintered glass tubes as the main biological filter material, even though both types of tubes perform both functions.

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Details

JBL Cermec 1l

Art. no.:
6237500
EAN Code:
4014162623751
Content:
750 g
For:
200 l
Volume packaging:
1.7 l
Gross weight:
802 g
Net weight:
750 g
Weight factor:
1000
Packaging dimensions (l/h/w):
60/225/125 mm

Properties

Animal species: Terrapins, Tropical Terrapins, Turtles, koi, Tetras, Barbels, Danionins, Livebearers, Cichlids - Small “Predators”, Cichlids - Algae Eaters, Labyrinth Fish, Goldfish, Veiltails, Catfish, Loaches, Blowfish, Spiny eels & Reedfish, Butterflyfish & Panchaxes, Killifish & Rainbowfish, Juvenile Fish, Silver arowana, Axolotl, Shrimps and dwarf crayfish, Discus fish, Marine fish, Corals, Crustaceans, Guppy, fighting fish, Flowerhorn cichlids, shrimps, cichlids: angelfish, discus, snails, molluscs, Axolotl (cool waters), newts (cool waters), sterlets
Animal size: For all animal sizes
Animal age group: All aquarium fish
Volume habitat: 200 L
Material: 100 % ceramics
Colour: white
Dosage: 750 g per 200 l

Electronic label / illuminant

Mercury: No
Dimmable: No
Socket designation: 750 g per 200 l

Technical Data

Height:190 mm
Length:125 mm
Width:57 mm
FAQ
How often do you need to clean the ceramic filter tubes for aquarium filters?

The smooth surface and large hollow body of the ceramic filter rings (JBL Cermec) is not only colonised by beneficial filter bacteria. Over time it also becomes clogged with sludge and other residues. This inhibits the bacteria activity and in the worst case can bring it to a standstill. It is therefore advisable to rinse out the material in a bucket of aquarium water every 4-8 weeks, depending on the degree of contamination. This will prevent the filter bacteria from being badly damaged and the worst of the dirt sticking to the filter material will be removed. If at all possible, do not clean the entire filter at once, only clean it in sections.

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