Kasco 4400 VFX, 1 HP Aerating Fountain
Kasco offers the highest efficiency design on the market for low power consumption versus competing units. 11.3 running amps on 120V for low operating costs. The 4400VFX features a 4-prop propeller for extra aeration! Beautiful pond fountain and highly-energy-efficient.
Provides the best of both worlds: pretty display and lots of aeration. The VFX aerating fountain models use a propeller instead of an impeller for ultimate aerating capabilities. Limited to the V-shaped pattern to maximize flow of water and aeration. Add lights for beautiful night displays.
Kasco Marine is our favorite brand for durable, state of the art, industrial grade fountains. Perfect for the business or residential property where reliability and quality are of utmost importance.
Beautiful V-display for aerating 3/4 acre pond. Maybe more. Kasco recommends aerating pond fountains to be 1HP for every 3/4 HP of pond size, but sometimes you can do more with less. Call with questions.
Features and Benefits of Kasco 4400VFX:
- Impressive pattern: Beautiful 8′ x 26′ V-shaped display pattern
- Efficient / Low Power Use
- Clog Resistant: Unique water-deflecting nozzle design gives you the most clog-resistant model on the market.
- Successful shallow water operation in as little as 19″
- Rugged Stainless Steel Motor: Environmentally friendly design, long-life top and bottom ball bearings. Flood oil lubricated for excellent heat dissipation.
- Corrosion Resistant: Salt water, no problem
- Low Maintenance
- Fully Tested: ETL listed to stringent UL and CSA Safety Standards.
- Dependable: Backed by 2-year warranty
- Choice of Cord Lengths: SJTOW underwater rated power cord length options of 50′, 100′, 150′, or 200′ (250’ available in 240 volt units) Includes two 50′ braided nylon mooring ropes.
- Made in the U.S.A.
Each Unit Includes:
- Stainless steel motor unit, rebuildable at factory
- Heavy duty float
- Bottom screen
- Control panel with GFI protection (not included by many other companies!)
- Power cord of up to 200 feet
- Mooring lines (not always included with other companies’ units)
Below are Kasco’s recommendations for horsepower/acre. But these can vary for healthy/unhealthy ponds with lots or few fish. Please call us if you want to know flow rate of the fountain. Kasco’s fountains are independently audited for accurate flow ratings.
- 1.5HP per acre for the VFX Series Aerating Fountains
- 2HP per acre for the JF Series Aerating Fountains
- Exception: the 4400VFX and 4400HVFX will aerate a 3/4 acre area due to the more efficient 4 blade prop
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For ponds with a lot of much buildup, you might want to add Kasco Macrozyme, a bacteria which is non-toxic to humans, fish and other animals, and releases billions of beneficial bacteria and enzymes to reduce muck, neutralize odors, and clean your water. One 8-oz bag treats about 1/2 acre feet of water.