The Planted Tank Forum - View Single Post - Hoses on CF400UV
View Single Post
Old 01-15-2013, 10:38 PM   #10
Carpe Diem
OVT's Avatar
PTrader: (142/100%)
Join Date: Nov 2011
Location: SF East Bay Area
Posts: 5,186

What I am trying to say is that there is no motor in mag drives: an electro-magnetic field spinning an impeller in a Fe jacket. Impeller is the only moving part. Yes, the flow will slow down because the impeller cannot maintain the RPMs because of the building back-pressure, but there is nothing to burn out?
Courtesy * Integrity * Perseverance * Indominable Spirit * and Self Control
Tenets of TKD
OVT is offline   Reply With Quote