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My Aquabead Filter
Crystal Clear Water --
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by Brett Fogle
Customer Reviews of The Aquabead Filter
James Stoumbaugh here just wanted to say how happy I am with my new 2.5 Bio Filtration system. My Koi pond has never looked this clean since the day I filled it. I have been laboring many hours trying to keep my pond clean. The filter pad works for about a week or two. Then your back swimming in the pond again to clean the pump, pad etc... I was so happy to through may old pump and filter pad in the bucket in the trash can. The Bio filter took about 5 days to become crystal clear. I had to backwash the system three to four times the first week to keep it pond clean. Then like overnight presto! the pond was clear. After 5 days of the system operating I could see the very bottom of my 4ft. deep pond. Nice! Hey
I have fish in my pond Oh yea about 12 of them. Now I can count them swimming around in there.
I wanted to share my Idea with these pictures I have added. I found the perfect storage shed for the systems. The Bio Filter system is protected from the harsh elements. I found that Lowes sells these storage sheds and bought mine there. around $169.00. I guess with all new hoses, plumbing, bio-filter system all hooked up and running cost me around $3500.00.
I had to do some custom cutting and drilling some holes in the sides for my inlet and outlet plumbing. One hole for the electrical cords. I ran all new electrical from breaker box to outside wall on GFCI. down to a four outlet waterproof electrical box next to the shed. I still have one extra outlet to use for yard work or power tools, light etc..
"I'm in Tucson Arizona and
I bought a Medusa Aquabead Filter from you guys and
I have to tell you we've got that thing hooked up
and it's cleared the pond in 24 hours.
I am ASTOUNDED at how
beautiful this thing is, it works perfectly, the
pumps are UNBELIEVABLY QUIET, it takes up less space
than my vortex cones that I had before and I'm
EXTREMELY happy with this system.
I just wanted you to know.
You probably don't get too many calls of praise,
most people complain, but I have nothing but praise
about this system. I'm TOTALLY AMAZED and I just
wanted to thank you guys..."
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"I am very happy with
my Aquabead Filter System. It is doing a very good
job of filtering and keeping my pond clear and
clean. The 'see-through' pipes are a very good
I like the compact
size which fits nicely in my landscape. Cleaning the
filter is simple and quick to complete. Overall the
system does a wonderful job and with the added
features, makes KOI care easy."
"About a year ago we
purchased an Aquabead Filter because we were tired
of 10 years of cleaning big green foam inserts in
the cold that only barely filtered the water. We
installed it relatively easily, and within a day we
noticed a big difference...
The water cleared and
sparkled which it had not done before!
The ease of cleaning comes from a few turns of the
valve, a flick of the switch on the bead agitator,
and about 5 minutes of our time. Our Koi are very
healthy and happy, and we now have more time to
enjoy our pond.
I would recommend
this filter to anyone who wants a clean, clear
beautiful pond, without the hassle of messy filter
"My pond looks better
than it has in 6 years! I can actually see the
bottom, and the fish seem healthier and more active.
I am also very pleased with how easy it is to
operate and it looks so much better than the huge
bio-filter that I made myself from a 100 gallon
I now have more time
to enjoy the pond since I spend less time cleaning
it. I can't wait to see how it looks when I add the
ultraviolet filter next Spring.
It's the best
purchase that I made all year.
"After installing my
Aquabead System, my pond water looks great, my fish
love it and I'm looking forward to never buying
another filter again!
It's amazing how
simple it is to clean and how good a job it does. My
son has had the responsibility of cleaning the pond,
but his job has become so easy -- I should cut his
I bought an Aquabead
5 filter and I just LOVE the heck out of it. Up here
in Minn-E-Sota we have to shut our ponds up early
for winter, about the first week in November, so my
pond has been in "Winter" mode for about a month
I have had the good
fortune of NEVER having lost a fish due to winter
since I have been keeping fish, which has been about
5 years now.. Even last year, which was a bad year
for losing fish, when I uncovered my pond, my fish
were all "fat and sassy" and rarin' to go.
The filter is working great!
The pond has the clearest water of all the other
ponds in the neighborhood."
"We have a pond that
is now about 5 years old, and is about 2500
gallons in size. We had tried two different filter
systems (one with a
small UV light) during the first 4 years and they
never were able to keep our pond clear. The
clean-up was also a long and messy job of rinsing
filter elements. A friend of ours was building a
pond in his yard and even commented that he wanted
to make sure his didn't look like a "slime pit" like
After that comment I started looking around for a
solution and my wife
found your web-site. I did quite a bit of
investigation into the Aquabead Filters and
decided to try it. After installing the Aquabead
filter, with a UV light, our pond has remained
crystal clear through all seasons. The filter
cleaning is now about a 10 minute job every week or
two and literally can be down without getting my
hands dirty. The fish are as healthy as they have
ever been... The whole system was not cheap, but the
results are worth it, given the frustrations and
poor filtering with previous setups. No more slime
"After all else failed to clear my pond your
filter did the job in two weeks. Easy to
maintain & a quantum leap above everything else out
"This system looks like it's going to be a huge
over our previous system. We seem to be taking more
out of the water in a shorter period of time than
ever before. We've only had it up and running a
short while, but I look forward to seeing what this
system will do for us once the biological filter is
"I PURCHASED A SYSTEM LAST SUMMER. BRETT AND SALES
STAFF WERE HELPFUL. SOME MINOR PROBLEMS WERE
ADDRESSED AND CORRECTED. I RECOMMEND THIS FILTER FOR
5000 TO 10,000 GALLON PONDS. ONCE FILTER GETS GOING,
WATER IS CRYSTAL CLEAR!"
The filter is installed, running, and has made a
dramatic improvement in the quality of the water. It
was simple to install, and everything worked well
the first time.
I have an unusual configuration, as it is replacing
type of filter, and it is doing a good job.
"I got everything installed and running over the
weekend and the water is clearing up nicely. I
should be able to see the bottom in a couple days or
It looks like this
new filter system will save me a couple hours every
other weekend that I would have spent cleaning my