Reef Central Online Community
Tunze USA

Home Forum Here you can view your subscribed threads, work with private messages and edit your profile and preferences View New Posts View Today's Posts

Find other members Frequently Asked Questions Search Reefkeeping ...an online magazine for marine aquarists Support our sponsors and mention Reef Central

Go Back   Reef Central Online Community > General Interest Forums > Lighting, Filtration & Other Equipment
Register Blogs FAQ Calendar Mark Forums Read

Notices

User Tag List

Reply
Thread Tools
Old 11/03/2020, 08:48 AM   #1
Unicorn2093
Registered Member
 
Unicorn2093's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 2003
Location: Norway
Posts: 46
Vertex Puratek RO/DI filters from other brands

Is it possible to use membranes and replacement filters from other brands for the Vertex Puratek 100GPD RO/DI filters?


__________________
Colour is only a pigment of your imagination...
Unicorn2093 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 11/03/2020, 10:12 AM   #2
Vinny Kreyling
Registered Member
 
Vinny Kreyling's Avatar
 
Join Date: Nov 2002
Location: Miller Place, NY
Posts: 7,010
Absolutely, as long as the containers are standard, usually 10" replacements.


__________________
250 gallon mixed reef, 2 Reefbreeder's Photon V 2, Deepwater BLDC 12, DAS EX-3 Skimmer, MTC mini cal, 2-3/4" Sea Swirls, Aquacontroller & 6 Tunze pumps.
Vinny Kreyling is online now   Reply With Quote
Old 11/03/2020, 10:22 AM   #3
Unicorn2093
Registered Member
 
Unicorn2093's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 2003
Location: Norway
Posts: 46
Thank you very much for your reply! ;-)


__________________
Colour is only a pigment of your imagination...
Unicorn2093 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 11/10/2020, 08:20 AM   #4
hottuna
Registered Member
 
Join Date: Dec 2003
Posts: 1,243
membranes u might wanna be careful...some have different flow rates...spectrapure comes to mind


__________________
HotTuna
hottuna is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 11/11/2020, 08:12 AM   #5
Vinny Kreyling
Registered Member
 
Vinny Kreyling's Avatar
 
Join Date: Nov 2002
Location: Miller Place, NY
Posts: 7,010
Membranes are the same as the rest of the unit.
The only caveat is the flow restrictor MUST match.


__________________
250 gallon mixed reef, 2 Reefbreeder's Photon V 2, Deepwater BLDC 12, DAS EX-3 Skimmer, MTC mini cal, 2-3/4" Sea Swirls, Aquacontroller & 6 Tunze pumps.
Vinny Kreyling is online now   Reply With Quote
Reply

Thread Tools

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is On

Forum Jump


All times are GMT -6. The time now is 11:43 AM.


TapaTalk Enabled

Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.4
Copyright ©2000 - 2021, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Powered by Searchlight © 2021 Axivo Inc.
Use of this web site is subject to the terms and conditions described in the user agreement.
Reef CentralTM Reef Central, LLC. Copyright 1999-2014
User Alert System provided by Advanced User Tagging v3.3.0 (Pro) - vBulletin Mods & Addons Copyright © 2021 DragonByte Technologies Ltd.