Skimz Kone SK252 External Protein Skimmer

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Skimz Kone SK252 External Protein Skimmer

SKU: 208151

reg. $899.99

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The Skimz KONE SK252 External Protein Skimmer gives you high performance skimming at a great value. The Skimz KONE SK252 External Protein Skimmer features a powerful Skimz ES2800 Needlewheel pump.

BRS Recommended for tanks up to:

  • Heavy Bioload (Most Common) - 280 gallons

  • Medium Bioload - 360 gallons

  • Light Bioload - 480 gallons

  • Rated for tanks 264 - 793 gallons (1000-3000 Liters)

  • Air intake: 507 GPH (1920 LPH), making it capable of handling a higher water throughput.
  • Operating Depth: 7" to 9.5"

  • Low power consumption and high performance

  • Features (2) Skimz ES5000 Needlewheel Pumps

  • Skimmer requires an additional feed pump of 740 GPH


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Skimz Manufacturer's Manual



  • Cone shape body helps push bubbles up, reduces bubble bursting and surface agitation
  • Bubble Plate Design - reduces turbulence
  • Maximum air flow capacity in compact design
  • Micro-adjustable valve for precise water level control
  • Twist-lock neck for easy collection cup removal
  • Quality construction - CNC machined parts and Georg Fischer fittings
  • Requires feed pump of 740 GPH (2800 LPH)
  • 3/4" barbed feed input
  • 50mm metric PVC output*

*Metric to US plumbing adapters sold separately.


Skimmer Specifications:

  • Base Diameter: 9.84" (250mm)
  • Foot Print: 12.2” x 13.58” (310mm x 345mm)
  • Total Height: 25.59” (650mm)
  • Cup diameter: 252mm


ES5000 Needlewheel Pump Features:

  • Skimz worked with an Italian pump manufacturer, using advanced material for the needlewheel impeller, seamless-coated rare earth magnet for durability and high performance.
  • Air Draw: 507 GPH (1920 LPH)
  • Power Consumption: 40 Watts


Skimz Warranty

  • Warranty for Original Purchaser against defective material and workmanship that occurs during normal use.
  • 2 Year Warranty on skimmer body
  • 1 Year Warranty on pump



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