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JBJ 1/15 HP Arctica Chiller

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Enhancing the Nano Experience
JBJ introduces the redesigned, revolutionary MINI Arctica Chiller! Finally, there is a REAL long-term solution for heat concerns in Nano environments with amazing cooling capablities beyond thermal-electric and fans, that produce less than minimal results.

The Mini-Arctica 1/15 Hp handles up to 40g aquariums. Don't be fooled by the smaller size; it's driven by an energy-efficient 1/15 Hp compressor that can drop temperatures beyond anything comparable on the market.

A Tradition of Excellence
You can rest assured that this smaller compact version incorporates the same high performance and reliable day-to-day operations as our #1 selling aquarium chillers, commercial chillers, and custom OEM projects with the premium Arctica branded name.

Screening Process
All chillers require clean airflow to achieve optimal efficiency. We've now made it easier with a removable screen for quick and easy cleaning.

A New Generation
The industry's first Mini Chiller that utilizes a nano compressor for maxium cooling capacity. The Arctica Minin Chillers, simply put, OUTPERFORM thermal electric/peltier equipment since it utilizes R-134-A refrigerant gas to drop temperatures with ease. Truly the BENCHMARK of mini chillers!

Quiet, Please
We know noise is a concern, so we've designed the chiller with that in mind. The Mini Arctica Series have the lowest noice and vibration levels in its class.

Digital Controller
Is equipped with an integrated digital temperature controller and probe with a +/- 1F difference from the set point. Simply set the desired temperature and the controller will do the rest automatically.

•Temperature Setting Range: 32-99F
•Smart Memory Chip
•Calibration Feature
•Constant Digital Temperature Read Out
Style & Elegance
Designed for in-home use, with a contemporary style and luxury finish. An added welcome to any room in the house without the commercial look.

Size Matters
The smallest footprint in the Arctica line-up. The Mini series only require a 7.72" x 12.6" space for placement.

Model #: DBI-050-D
Horse Power: 1/15Hp
Tank Capacity: 40 US Gallons
Power: 115V-1PH-60Hz
Refrigerant: R-134a
Heat Exchanger: Titanium
Amps: 2.0 Amps
Weight: 28.66 lbs
Decibel Level: 39 dB


Customer Reviews

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Oh what a relief it is... Jun 15, 2017
The fish in my 29G tank aren't talking, but I am certainly worrying less about having unplanned fish soup for dinner. In an old apartment in NYC, with a west facing wall that in summer never cools down and radiates heat night and day, I had to do something.

Since late May temp ran up into low 80's, I ordered this chiller finally I installed it the other day after a hot day, and it took just 4 hours to get back from 86.8F to 79F, so that is now the new upper range, and I can sleep at night without having to leave the A/C on, which was quite ineffective.

While undoubtedly this uses power and runs up the bill as it sucks heat out of the tank, which my A/C then has to deal with, on the other hand I no longer have to worry about leaving the AC on day and night. Somehow that tank collected up radiant heat like crazy, and the room might be 75F, the tank would still be 87F because it soaks up radiant heat from the outside wall.

This unit runs super smooth and is very quiet (this room is my office). Installation was easy and pretty straightforward. It calls for service/cleaning every six months, so in practice that means I will just decommission it at the end of summer, and restart it in May of next year.