Pondless Basin Ectomies

Features:
  • A 2-man crew can complete the job in 2-4 hours.
  • A 1-man crew can complete the job in 4-8 hours.
  • Replaces hard-to-clean gavel basins with an easy-to-clean HydroSieve™-PF pre-filter and HydroChamber™.
  • Requires minimal tools – shovel, level, and soil.
  • Reduces the basin space.
  • Completely modular to fit any application.
  • Drastically improves water quality.
  • Allows owners to clean their pondless systems themselves in just seconds.

  • Replaces gravel filled basins, water blocks, and perforated pump vaults that allow gravel to reach the pump.
  • Easy to do – simply …
  • Remove any aquatic plants from the gravel basin area.
  • Remove the boulders.
  • Remove the gravel.
  • Remove the pump vault.
  • Remove the water blocks (if installed).
  • Remove the under gravel pipe (if installed).
  • Remove the basin liner.
  • Remove the basin underlayment.
  • Now your ready for the next steps.
  • Reshape the excavation.
  • Install the HydroChamber™.
  • Install the HydroSieve™-PF pre-filter and connect it to the HydroChamber™.
  • Install the optional auto fill valve.
  • Connect the main plumbing line to the HydroChamber™.
  • Install the pump inside the HydroChamber™.
  • Backfill the HydroChamber™ and HydroSieve™-PF with soil.
  • Fill in the remaining excavation space with soil.
  • Contour the soil for the stream, pool, or waterfall in front of the HydroSieve™-PF inlet pipe.
  • Attach the liner to HydroSieve™-PFF inlet pipe.
  • Install rocks, or boulders.
  • Re-plant any aquatic plants.
  • Install gravel.
  • Fill the HydroChamber™ with water and turn the pump on.
  • Cut off excess liner – roll extra under itself.
  • Cover all remaining exposed liner with gravel.
  • Rinse the rock and gravel down towards the HydroSieve™-PF.
  • If you have a Hydro Vortex™ waterfall filter – perform a HydroFlush™.
  • If not, perform a Filter-Ectomy™.
Ultimate Pondless Basin Ectomies:
  • Features both mechanical AND biological filtration for the highest water quality.
  • Super easy to clean: Empty and rinse the HydroSieve™-PF daily (60 seconds), rinse the stream and backwash the Hydro Vortex™ filter weekly (5 minutes).
  • Leaves, grass clippings, needles, blossoms, bird waste, dust, pollen, dead bugs and worms can all be easily removed from the ULITMATE pondless system before they can feed algae!
  • Gravel basins do not provide easy means of removing those organics.
  • The ULTIMATE pondless system is the easiest to clean pondless system ever created!