I am using this pump for water flow in a garden fountain. The description indicates a flow sufficient for a 24" rise. It is true that the pump is strong enough to raise the water 24", but only a trickle is produced. I was looking for a stronger flow. Having nothing else to use, I will continue with this until I find a stronger pump. Very difficult to find what you need when electricity measures in gallons per hour and solar measures in Watts.
This is an easy to service filter and filter media is readily available from various pond suppliers. A bit small for the size pond we have but works well in fall through winter. Need to service more often in late spring and through out summer. Best to purchase 2 so you can rotate one out and service the other when convenient. Typically service about every 3-4 weeks for our pond (est 3000 Ga). Have tried to purchase additional filters but Overstock no longer carries them.
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