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Unread 05-09-2010, 02:55 PM   #1
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Default Shut down pump every night ?


I would like to know if it's good to shut down the pump (i have a Reserator) every night, to make the pump last longer and save electricity. Or maybe is it bad for the pump ?

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Unread 05-12-2010, 04:09 AM   #2
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Default Re: Shut down pump every night ?

Yeah it's fine to shutdown the pump. I think most of us using AC pumps used to run a relay for this.
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Unread 05-12-2010, 10:43 AM   #3
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Default Re: Shut down pump every night ?

Why would you want to run the pump when it's not doing anything?
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