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Old 01/19/2015, 04:37 PM   #17
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Join Date: Apr 2005
Location: Humble, Texas
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I bought my first DC-6000 about 14 months ago. It died within two or three weeks. Seller sent me a replacement pump body, which has now been running 13 months non-stop. Like you, I'm curious to see how well these pumps last over several years or more instead of 6-12 months. Same with the Jebao powerheads - lots of folks swear by them but they've been out less than two years so nobody knows how they are going to hold up long term yet.

I always take it with a grain of salt when someone says "these things are going to last forever - mine's been running four months already without a problem"

90 gallon w/ 20 gallon sump | 60 lbs LR | Photon 48 LED Lights | SWC160 Skimmer |Jebao DC-6000 Return | Apex Lite | Mostly SPS
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