12V Back Up Air System For Aquaponic Systems

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12V Back Up Air System For Aquaponic Systems
G’Day Folks. Back up air systems are an essential part of any aquaponic set up.
This DIY12V back up switch system will automatically activate a 12V back up air pump to keep your water oxygenated for the fish if you have a blackout or lose power for a short period of time.
Below you will find some helpful links including one to the forum post I first saw this style of back up system on & links to some of the components used.
BTW, the dead fish in the thumbnail are from a few years ago. 👍😣
Hope you enjoy this quick update & your gardens are booming. Cheers all. 🐟 🌱🍅

Chainsaws 12V Back Up System from Backyard Aquaponics forum
► http://www.backyardaquaponics.com/forum/viewtopic.php?f=8&t=9805

Relay I used was a FRC6BC-1-DC12

12V DC Air Pump we use was the Hailer ACO-003
► https://bitsouttheback.com/12v-dc-air-pump/

Ready Made 12V Back Up Switch
► https://bitsouttheback.com/12v-backup-switch/

Air Pumps Including 240V / 12V Duel Power Pumps
► https://bitsouttheback.com/air-pumps/

Relay Guide & Explanation
► https://www.12voltplanet.co.uk/relay-guide.html

This information is for vehicles but it may give folks a few ideas.
► http://www.hournineracecraft.com/relays.html

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