News | March 27, 2013

Otterbine Offers New Solution For Small Pond Aeration

Source: Otterbine Barebo, Inc.

Otterbine has released their 1/2HP Fractional Series Aerating Fountain and Mixer line. Available now, the package includes 4 spray patterns and a horizontal mixer – the only unit like it on the market today.

Built on a similar platform to that of their popular 1HP-5HP aerator and fountain lines, the Fractional Series is efficient and versatile as it is smaller, lightweight and can be used as both a surface spray system or easily converted to an underwater mixer.

Otterbine Fractional Series Aerating Fountain & Mixer line features:

  • Includes 5 Systems In 1: 4 Spray Patterns & Horizontal Mixer
  • Complete Package Includes Assembled Unit, Power Control Center with Timer & GFCI, and Cable. (PCC Optional On 50Hz Units)
  • Used For Water Quality Management or Aesthetics
  • Ideal For Ponds Less Than ½ Acre in Size
  • Minimum Operating Depth as Little as 16in (41cm)
  • Mixer Model Discharge Angle Adjusts +/- 8 Degrees
  • Effectively Controls Algae, Aquatic Weeds, and Foul Odors; in Addition to Creating Horizontal Currents Deterring Insects and Insect Breeding
  • Oxygen Transfer Rate of 2.2lbs/HP/hr with a Pumping Rate of 506GPM – Highest Performance Rate of Any Fractional Aerator in the Industry*
  • Manufactured From 316S/S & Thermoplastic Components to Withstand Harsh Environments
  • Safety Tested and Listed with ETL, ETL-C, Conforming to UL Standards, and Carries a 3rd Party Listing with CE
  • 2 Year Warranty
  • Ready to Install Out of the Box
  • Price Starts At $1440

* Otterbine is the only manufacturer to publish performance results from independent 3rd party test facilities. Data provided by GSEE Environmental Consultants.

Primarily for ponds less than an acre in size, the Fractional Series is extremely versatile and appeals to many markets such as residential, golf, commercial and agricultural; just to name a few. With a shallow operating depth the Fractional Series is ideal for backyard ponds, ponds that contend with fluctuating water levels such as retention or detention ponds, canals, and for those with limited budgets who need water quality management.

The unit is available for both 60HZ and 50HZ markets. With an extensive distribution and service network established both domestically and internationally, Otterbine is able to provide quality service on all of their products.

Manufacturing a complete line of aerators and fountains from 1/2HP to 25HP, Otterbine Barebo, Inc. has been leading the industry for over 60 years. Products offered by Otterbine include: Surface & Sub-Surface Aerations Systems, Instant and Giant Fountains, Fountain Lighting.

SOURCE: Otterbine Barebo, Inc.