My Aquarium Heater Exploded

My aquarium heater exploded! – YouTube

11/11/2020  · my 50 watt heater in my 5 gallon fish tank broke open! This can cause an electrical shock in the tank and potentially kill your fish This is why it is impor…

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10/10/2003  · Things have been fine. My kissing fish died this morning and after she died I changed the water to get ready to get some new fish. About an hr later I went back in there to notice that the light on the heater was blinking and then it was bubbling on the inside and then it just exploded…

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hygger Fast Heating Titanium Aquarium Heater with LED Digital Temp Controller 800W Submersible Fish Heater for 120-180 Gallon Freshwater Marine Tank

  • This fully submersible aquarium heater enables memory function and over heat protection. Auto shut off when over-heats, resets when it cools down.
  • Made with premium titanium and double sealed by black protective guard, this fish tank heater is resistant to explosion and corrosion, and protect fish and other livestocks from punching and scalding
  • Build-in external IC temp controller, easy to read blue LED digital number shows real time water temperature. Temp accuracy is +/- 1°F.
  • Easy to set temperature without getting hands wet. Build in hand button, Keep pushing the button. It will cycle through all the set temperatures. Temperature can be precisely adjusted from 70 to 94°F
  • 800W aquarium heater, voltage 110-120V, suitable for tank capactiy 120-180 gallon freshwater and marine water aquariums

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Heater blew | Aquarium Forum

12/16/2014  · Well, for the first time ever, I forgot to unplug my heater during a water change. While refilling, the heater exploded in the tank. Left tiny metallic pieces all over the tank floor and some floating on the water surface. I moved my 5 cories and rubber lip over to my big tank, cleaned out the…

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9/22/2017  · Hey guys still trying to figure out this fourm. Bare with me, so this past Saturday I had my 300watt cobalt aquatic heater explod on me and has wiped out all my spa corals with in 8hr time. I set up a hospital tank and still low a bunch of corals. Not a happy camper about all this but at the end…

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Orlushy Submersible Aquarium Heater 200W ,Fish Tahk Heater with Adjust Knob Thermostat 2 Suction Cups Suitable for Marine Reef Fish Tank Sump

  • ★200W aquarium heater is suitable for 40 to 60 gallons aquariums,Length – 11″,voltage 110-120V, power cord is 6ft, please choose the right wattage aquarium heater according to our size chart.
  • ★It shows an area to adjust the temperature. It’s not exactly accurate but it turns easy and can be adjusted at small intervals.
  • ★Explosion Proof: 2mm thickened quartz glass,can be used in fresh water and salt water aquariums,easy to hide in the tank.
  • ★Precise temperature dial from 68 to 89 째F allows for complete control of aquatic climate within a 1-degree difference.
  • ★Adjustable Aquarium Fish Tank Water Heater Sensitive and reliable thermostat maintains uniform temperature. Automatic shut off when the temperature is reached.

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3/29/2019  · Just my luck. I was doing a gravel vacuum and I forgot to unplug my heater. It exploded. My Betta tried to eat the white stuff floating around and I freaked out and scooped her up before she could. At least, I don’t think she was able to eat any of it. I put her and my two snails in the cup I bought her in and took everything out of the tank.

Heater Exploded – The Reef Tank

7/27/2013  · Heater Exploded – So as the title says my aquarium heater just exploded. This problem leaves me with two questions and concerns. First is, at the time of night it is Im not sure if I will be able to

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Uniclife Aquarium Heater Submersible with Thermometer, 300 Watt for 80 Gallon Fish Tank

  • Ideal for 50-80 gallons fish tanks, can be installed in both fresh and saltwater.
  • Red rotatable knob on top for adjusting the temperatures between ranges of 68°F-93°F. Visible temperature displayed allows accurate temperature maintain.
  • Please notice the red indicator light is on while working, will automatically turn off when temperature reached. Carefully check external condition before use. Recommend testing before introduce to fish.
  • Water-tight with IP68 sealing workmanship. Fix the heater tightly to the tank in vertical or horizontal with 3 strong suction cups. Shatterproof 2 mm extra thick quartz glass prevents electricity leakage and scratching. Measures 11.2″ x 1″ (L x D)
  • Come with Uniclife aquarium heater x 1; Suction Cups x 3; stick-on thermometer x 1(The color of number will change to blue to indicate the temperature).

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Tank heater exploded! Will the fish be okay?? | …

6/12/2014  · My house will heat up enough not needing a heather for probably the rest of the summer. However a 7 gallon will cool more than my 63 gallon over night, but I think if the weather is nice you could go without heater for a few days. Curious, what brand is the heater that exploded? It sounds scary!

Aquarium heater just exploded! HELP!!! : Aquariums

Aquarium heater just exploded! HELP!!! Okay, so I was doing a water change on my betta’s 10 gallon, and my heater just exploded and spit black stuff and glass everywhere. Luckily, my betta, snail, and shrimp weren’t in the tank when it happened, but my question is this, do I …

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Uniclife Aquarium Heater Submersible with Thermometer, 100 Watt for 20 Gallon Fish Tank

  • Ideal for 10-25 gallons fish tanks, can be installed in both fresh and saltwater.
  • Red rotatable knob on top for adjusting the temperatures between ranges of 68°F-93°F. Visible temperature displayed allows accurate temperature maintain.
  • Please notice the red indicator light is on while working, will automatically turn off when temperature reached. Carefully check external condition before use. Recommend testing before introduce to fish.
  • Water-tight with IP68 sealing workmanship. Fix the heater tightly to the tank in vertical or horizontal with 3 strong suction cups. Shatterproof 2 mm extra thick quartz glass prevents electricity leakage and scratching. Measures 9.7″ x 1″ (L x D)
  • Come with Uniclife aquarium heater x 1; Suction Cups x 3; stick-on thermometer x 1(The color of number will change to blue to indicate the temperature).

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My Heater Exploded! – Equipment Forum – Nano-Reef …

7/8/2008  · Last night around 1am, there was a flash of light from my AP24 and a loud explosion. It sounded like someone dropped a cherry bomb in the back. My first thought was oh sh*t there is going to be a huge leak any second. Anyway after ripping the powerstrip out of the wall I discovered the heater …

heater exploded – The Reef Tank

3/12/2009  · Northeast Florida Marine Aquarium Society: 35: 07-22-2006 11:19 PM: Heater Exploded: Scott 3560: TCMAS: 9: 04-10-2005 12:11 PM: visitherm heater exploded=death HELP: iamdickie: General Reef Discussion: 2: 10-15-2004 08:51 AM: calerpa exploded !! adrianleewelch: Algae ,good and bad: 21: 04-10-2004 09:18 AM: MY DSB exploded: traip93: General Reef …

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BOEESPAT 300W Aquarium Heater, Submersible Fish Tank Heater for 30-60 Gallon Tank, with Adjustable LED Digital Temperature Controller, Memory & Overheat Protection Function

  • 【HIGN SAFETY】Fully submersible 300W aquarium heater equips memory and overheat protection function, it will stop heating automatically when the temp exceeds 96.8°F(36°C), the LED display has an indicator light for current and setting temp
  • 【EXTERNAL CONTROLLER】Fish tank heater build-in external IC temp controller, LED digital number shows current water temperature, there is a working indicator light, red light shows heating and it turns blue when reaches set temp
  • 【FULLY SUBMERSIBLE】Submersible aquarium heater waterproofing IPX8 max 1M deep water immersion, premium quartz and double sealed by a black protective guard make it pretty shatter-proof and explosion-proof and prevents electricity leakage
  • 【EASY INSTALLATION】Make sure thermometer is completely submerged underwater for minutes, temp controller is adjustable from 68 to 94°F (20°C ~ 34°C), just press set button to the set temperature, it begins to work after 3 seconds blinking
  • 【LARGE CAPACITY】300-watt aquarium heater applies voltage 110-120V, suitable for many tank capacity 30-60 gallon freshwater and saltwater aquariums, this thermostat will help to create a comfortable house for your pet turtles or fishes

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My aquarium heater exploded under water? Has this happened to anyone? There was a huge pop sound and splash then burning smell filled the room. Is my aquarium poisoned now? Do I do a 100% water change? Need advice

My Fish Tank Heater Exploded!? | Yahoo Answers

12/27/2009  · Okay, so I was cleaning my fish tank (I had put my five fish into a bucket) and I took out the filter and water heater for them. Only thing is I forgot to turn the heater off and left it on the tank stand. The stand kind of burned but I though that was it alright and so when I put the cleaned tank back in the stand I put the water heater in it to warm up the water a bit.

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Uniclife Aquarium Heater Submersible with Thermometer, 25 Watt for 5 Gallon Fish Tank

  • Ideal for 5-15gal fish tanks, can be installed in both fresh and saltwater.
  • Red rotatable knob on top for adjusting the temperatures between ranges of 68°F-93°F. Visible temperature displayed allows accurate temperature maintain.
  • Please notice the red indicator light is on while working, will automatically turn off when temperature reached. Carefully check external condition before use. Recommend testing before introduce to fish.
  • Water-tight with IP68 sealing workmanship. Fix the heater tightly to the tank in vertical or horizontal with 3 strong suction cups. Shatterproof 2 mm extra thick quartz glass prevents electricity leakage and scratching. Measures 8.2″ x 1″ (L x D)
  • Come with Uniclife aquarium heater x 1; Suction Cups x 3; stick-on thermometer x 1(The color of number will change to blue to indicate the temperature).

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My aquarium heater just exploded – NASIOC

7/22/2007  · My concern is handling any of that stuff with bare hands if it did indeed contain mercury. It was a submersible heater, so pretty much everything that wasn’t connected to the power chord is at the bottom of the tank. My roommates said when it exploded smoke filled the …

Cichlid-Forum • heater exploded???

Well, i had 4 blue reef afras in a 10 gallon quarantine tank, i Went to shut the light off, The next thing i knew my heater exploded. I moved the fish really quickly to my 55. I stuck my hand in to get out the filter and it burned the #%$& out of my hand. Im not sure why it overheated. Its not old per-say.

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Uniclife Aquarium Heater Preset Submersible with Electronic Thermostat for 20 Gallon Fish Tank Heater 100W

  • 5~20 gallons fish tanks were recommended. Applicable for freshwater, marine and tropical aquariums.
  • Preset temperature of 78°F: Built-in electronic thermostat, Model No. PH100 would automatic heating water then maintain the temperature at 78±2° which is an ideal temperature for most of tropical fish. No adjustment needed, so not adjustable, please kindly note before order.
  • Shut-off Automatically: LED indicator light would display red while it’s turned on and heating, will automatic turn off when the preset temperature( 78±2°) was reached.
  • Anti-Shatter:Made of heat-resist thick quartz glass, shatterproof material to keep your fishes safe. UL listed, prevent the risk of fire, electric shock.
  • Small Sized and Submersible: Fully submerge the heater, tightly fix it with 2 strong suction cups vertically or horizontally on the tank. Small size makes it easy to hide and save space.

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My New Heater Exploded Inside My Tank! – Big Pond – …

2/9/2012  · work!! So then I looked around the tank and saw that my heater had exploded!! Tiny pieces of glass and black debris from . the heater was all over the bottom of my tank! I was so furious. I took out my turts as soon as I saw the broken heater. I called Amazon and they are replacing the heater, the bulb and lamp fixture along with a lamp stand

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1/10/2010  · I have been told that if I pull my heater stick out of my aquarium, without letting it cool for 15 minutes first, that it will explode. Now this worries me when I do my water changes. If I do a 50% water change which results in the heater stick being half submerged and half out of the water – will it explode or does the whole temp stick have to be out of the water?

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hygger 200W Digital Quartz Aquarium Heater for Fresh-Water Salt-Water, with External Led Display Thermostat Controller and Thermometer, Auto Submersible Heater for Fish Tank 15-30 Gallon

  • 【Fast Heating Up】voltage 110-120V/60HZ, power 200W, US three-pin plug, heater rod length 6.3 inch, 200W submersible heater for fish tank 15-30 Gallon. The heater power cord is 6ft, the controller power cord is 5ft, the thermometer cord is 4.6ft. Temp range: 61-90℉. Fast heating up aquarium heater, it takes about 3 minutes to heat 3.5 gallon water up 3℉
  • 【Fully Automatic Control】very easy and reliable to use. After finishing the temperature setting, the fish tank heater will run automatically by itself. It will stop heating when the water temp reaches to the set temp, please note that the water temp may go up 1℉ more because of the waste heat. When the water temp is cool down to 1℉ less than the set temp, the tank heater will restart heating
  • 【Must be Fully submerged】with strong suction cups on the heater guard and the thermometer, it’s easy to install the aquarium heater no to the tank walls or bottom, please keep them fully submerged. The thermometer should be away from the heater and keep water circulation as far as possible. We provide 1 year warranty for this heater, if get any issues, just contact the seller directly
  • 【Digital LED Display Controller】the external IC temp controller can show the water temp with 2 blue LED digits. Only show Fahrenheit degrees. To set the temp, just press the button over and over until the screen displaying the temp you desired, then stop and wait the digit flashing for 3 times, the setting is done and the led shows the current water temp again. The controller is connect with separate sensitive thermometer
  • 【Quartz Tube & Plastic Guard】With high-quality quartz glass tube, it’s very durable and explosion-proof, this fish tank heater can be used for saltwater and freshwater aquariums, service life can be 3 years or more. With low profile black plastic guard, easy to hide in the tank. The guard can prevent your aquarium pets from burned, the gaps on the guard is about 3mm, no worries for fish stuck. The plastic guard mustn’t be exposed to air when the heater is heating

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My Heater exploded!!! | Tropical Fish Forums

11/8/2004  · Ok, I filled the tank after putting in the gravel etc. I put in the heater and turned it on then POOF (lol) it cracked! Any explinations as i have only 1 more of these heaters spare from the kit i got off my dads mate. :no:

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Not sure what size heater to get for your aquarium? There is a way to calculate the proper size heater, based on the temperature of the room and the volume of water in the tank. 03 of 05. Mini-heaters . Amazon. Many fish that require heated water for optimal health (such as the Betta) are kept in small tanks or bowls. Unfortunately, mini tanks …

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hygger Submersible Aquarium Heater, Adjustable Fish Tank Heater Compact Reliable Betta Heater, Heat-Resistant Milky Quartz Made, with External Temp Controller, 50W/100W/300W, 7-60 Gallon (300W)

  • 【For Fish Tank 30-60 gallon】300W aquarium heater, voltage 110-120V, power cord is 5.4ft, please choose the right wattage aquarium heater according to our size chart. Don’t suggest use this heater in sump or a tank with turtles in
  • 【Reliable & Safty Protection】automatically shut off when fault occurs. Effectively maintain the tank water in the constant temp you set, stop heating when the water temp is 1.5-2℉ above the set temp and restart heating when the water temp is 1.5-2℉ below the set temp
  • 【Temp adjustable】with external temp controller, set the temp to one of these values you can see on the dial: 75, 77, 79, 81, 83, 85, 87, 89, 91 by rotating the pointer, the heater will not work if you set the temp to other degrees between those values. Temp exactness is within 2 degrees in fahrenheit. There is a built-in thermometer in the heater to detect the water temp
  • 【Durable & Compact】this aquarium heater tube is heat-resistant milky quartz made, excellent in explosion-proof, can be used in fresh water and salt water aquariums, white alundum sand as the heat-conducting media, service life can be 3 years or more. A very compact heater, easy to hide in the tank
  • 【Fully Submersible】this fish tank heater is waterproof, must be fully submerged in water when working, stick it horizontally onto the tank side near the water intake or where the way of water flow

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Tank Exploded So, my elderly neighbor just broke her wrist when she fell 2 weeks ago, well her niece just arrived on Thursday, and is staying with her for a while, and moving in around Christmas. On friday, when I went over to walk the dogs like every other day she said go to the living room and see if u see something different.

Heater Exploded!!! | 3reef Aquarium Forums

5/20/2008  · Heater Exploded!!! Discussion in ‘ General Reef Topics ‘ started by Crabby Jim , May 20, 2008 . Join 3reef now to remove this notice and enjoy 3reef …

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Indoor Small Quartz Fish Tank Heater pet Turtle Heater, Automatic Thermostat, Temperature Adjustable

  • ★ Body HD indicator and temperature display, you can read the temperature and other information at any time.
  • ★Safe, high quality: Ultra-thick quartz glass is shatterproof, explosion-proof and prevents leakage.
  • ★ Our heaters provide a constant warm environment for your pet fish and turtles to stay healthy and suitable for fresh and salt water
  • ★ Temperature control: The set temperature is continuously and stably realized. Use the top button set temperature range 68 ° F – 94 ° F
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4/15/2017  · there is a one in ten chance for a water heater to explode sideways… which is the way it exploded, or i would be dead…

Why did my fish tank explode in the middle of the …

7/11/2008  · It was on the 2nd story of my apartment. Good thing I listened to the instructions and used a "drip loop" with the power plugs. Zambize4899 Posts: 499 Joined: Sun Feb 24, 2008 4:35 am. by Zambize4899 » Thu Jul 10, 2008 11:06 am. Wow, I’m a newbie but I haven’t heard anything like this yet. I’ve read that today’s tanks are much more leak …

Heater blew – Aquarium Forum

12/16/2014  · Well, for the first time ever, I forgot to unplug my heater during a water change. While refilling, the heater exploded in the tank. Left tiny metallic pieces all over the tank floor and some floating on the water surface.

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Okay so a few days ago I came home and this hair like slime, which had kinda been there for a little while but very minimal, pretty much EXPLODED. It had completely covered the heater in a 1 inch or so film of the stuff, alll over the glass, on my plants and botanincals, etc. it’s really unsightly and I tried to get rid of it by wiping down …

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Feb 18, 2019 · General Aquarium Discussion. Reef Aquarium Discussion. Cobalt heater exploded. Thread starter MPS; Start date Feb 10, 2019; Tagged users None Feb 10, 2019 #1 MPS Active Member View Badges. Build Thread Contributor. Joined Apr 20, 2018 Messages 196 Reaction score 176 Location Southern California. Last night my neotherm heater …

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The glass rod of the heater had exploded, propelling the glass into the side of my leg. Fortunately I had multiple layers of clothing to soften the blow, leaving me with only a few bruises and burning my pants. The cost of the pants and cheap heater combined far outweighed the best aquarium heater I could find to replace the old one. If I had …

Understanding Aquarium Water Foam: Causes and Cures

If protein foam is present, it is an indication that the aquarium needs a good cleaning. Make sure the filter is clean, and remove any debris in the aquarium using a gravel vacuum. Regular water changes, filter maintenance, and routine gravel cleaning will ensure that you do not have a problem with protein foam.

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10/23/2020  · Because this kind of heater lives entirely within the water, it’s generally more efficient than a hanging aquarium heater, which attaches to the side of the tank and has an element below water. A submersible heater can be placed low into the water, and if it has an internal thermostat it usually works best if you put it horizontally.

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10/5/2018  · The Aqueon Pro Heater has an adjustable setting which allows you to control the temperature of your aquarium in-between the range 68 and 88°F. It has an LED light which is constantly on. This light is either red when it’s heating the water or green when the water is at the right temperature.

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One of the most common questions we get is, “Does my aquarium need a heater?” Well, most fish are cold-blooded animals that rely on the surrounding waters to regulate their body temperature, and most freshwater pet fish are tropical species that enjoy balmy temperatures around 78-80°F.