Eazy Pod UV Automatic, self cleaning filter for your pond.
Tired of cleaning your pond filter? Fed-up with washing filter brushes and squeezing filter sponges over and over again, in all weathers? Award-winning filter manufacturer Evolution Aqua have the solution.
The Eazy Pod UV Automatic is a self-cleaning, mechanical and biological filter system for garden ponds up to 10,000 litres.
The integrated control box contains an adjustable timer which initiates a cleaning cycle automatically - meaning your filter will clean itself even when you’re not there!
Inside the control box, the electronic connector blocks control the automated waste valve, along with your choice of circulating pump (not supplied). It even houses an integral air pump which kicks in automatically to clean the K1 Micro media.
Crystal clear, healthy water is achieved by K1 Micro filter media, which also provides enhanced biological benefits by way of its protected surface area.
The Eazy pod UV Automatic features an integrated 18 Watt UVC built in to the inlet section of the filter, helping to clear green water.
Available in 2 models, users can select either the Eazy Pod Automatic or the Eazy Pod UV Automatic (with built-in 18 watt UV). Both models are also available either in Grey or Green body colours.
How the Eazy Pod UV Automatic works.
The concept of the Eazy Pod Automatic is simple and yet innovative. Water enters via the inlet and passes over an 18 watt UV Clarifying bulb (on UV versions), helping to kill any single celled algae in the water.
The water then enters the outer chamber, which runs around the entire circumference of the Eazy Pod. Between the outer chamber and the inner chamber, there is a stainless steel perforated screen. These perforations are situated in the lower half of the screen and around its entire face. This means that when the water passes from the outer to inner chamber, a downward and upward flow is created. This causes many of the larger solids to settle in the base of the outer chamber, due to the force of gravity.
The size of the perforations will not allow large mechanical waste to enter the inner chamber, thus acting as a first stage mechanical filter. The inner chamber holds 18 litres of static K1 Micro media. As the water enters the inner chamber, the fine smaller solids become entrapped in the K1 Micro. After passing through the K1 Micro, the clean water then rises and overflows into the inner return pipe. From here it returns to the pond via the return outlet.
The Eazy Pod UV Automatic filtration system gives water quality and clarity that surpasses all expectations. The nature and volume of the K1 Micro means, that when static, apart from being a very efficient mechanical filter, there is more than enough surface area for beneficial bacteria to colonise. Therefore on a smaller pond, the Eazy Pod Automatic is an excellent complete filter.
Installation - PUMP FED ONLY
Eazy Pod UV Automatic can only be installed on PUMP FED set-ups.
Pump Fed Set-Ups
By this we mean that if your pump is going to be used to supply the water to the filter, and the filtered water then returns back into your pond via gravity, i.e. down a waterfall, or through a large diameter pipe, this is referred to as PUMP FED (i.e. the water is fed to the filter using a pump).