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Old 01/03/2018, 05:30 PM   #10
zooman72
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I looked at the Tunze nano, but I was concerned that it only had a single float switch. That's why I was considering the regular osmolator. Wish I would have gone with a rimless tank...oh well
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I may just go for the Tunze. Hopefully it will work. I'll keep everyone posted!
Another offering that runs dual sensors is the IceCap ATO, but unfortunately, both are optical, although I see no warnings of LEDs lighting associated with it. I run one on my IM Nuvo 20 (in the rear compartment of course), and it performs well, and is a lot less expensive than the Tunze.

I too have run into issues with the Tunze Nano (3 failed over the last couple of years, including 2 within the last couple of months, which is why I tried the IceCap model). I am still using four of the Tunze Nanos (out of current necessity), but will probably retire them in the near future if the IceCap ATO continues to do well.

I have not come across the same percentage of issues with the larger Tunze model, and it enjoys better reviews overall.


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