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Backup Float-Switch Tank (25 L)

SKU 570/25 L HeadTank
A great little tank with Float Switch already installed. An easy, reliable system to engage your backup pump when necessary. All tank plumbing included. . . . read more

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$195.00 (AUD)



Product Details

A backup system is vital!  No matter what size your aquaponics system is, you need a backup system!

This Float Switch Tank is a simple, reliable way to ensure your fish keep getting the fresh water and air they need.

If your system doesn’t have a header/distribution tank in which to mount a float switch, this 25 L (6.6 Gal) side tank will be a great addition.

Complete with Float Switch and plumbing for water inlet and outlet, it’s easy to install and a breeze to operate.

You can easily mount it over a fish tank or sump so the water can drain straight back into the system.

Connect a line from your main water pump.  While the pump is running, the header tank will remain full, keeping the float switch closed.  If the water flow stops for any reason – whether power outage, pump blockage or burnout – the water level in the tank will drop, opening the float switch and turning on the backup pump (not included).

Kit includes:


Float Switch (installed)

Plumbing parts for water inlet and outlet

Instructions for wiring the switch to a pump and battery

Kit DOES NOT inlcude: Support frame, Backup pump, or Battery


Tank – 25 L (6.6 Gal) Plastic

Switch – Rule (brand) Rule-a-matic model 35A

Runs with – 12 V or 24 V DC pump

Max Amps – 14 A at 12 V; 7 A at 24

Wire length – 700 mm (28”)

Wire gauge – 1.3 mm2 (AWG 16)

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