Matala is an inovative manufacturer with roots in the biological filtration of waste water. Their filter media sheets have been used for many years in the biological treatment of water from koi ponds to waste water treatment plants world wide.
Other products include efficient water pumps, floating fountains, and aeration systems, Their aeration systems include air pumps, weighted tubing and air diffusers and manifolds.
Matala Heavy Duty Air Manifolds are built tough. Heavy brass construction for dependable use. The manifolds are available in 2 way or 4 way. The inlet barb which connects to the air pump is a 3/4" barb and will fit into the white L tube that comes with your Hakko air pump. The outlet barbs are available in 3/8", 1/2", and 5/8".
Matala offers a 9" membrane air diffuser assembly that features a hollow base that can be filled with sand or gravel. This eliminates the need for bricks and straps to get the diffuser to sink. Available in both a single head or dual head assemblies.
Single head handles airflow 1.4 - 4.2 CFM and dual head handles airflow 2.8 - 8.4 CFM.
The various densities of Matala filter media can be used in sequence or separately for unique biological filtration requirements. This is one of the greatest characteristics which Matala has to offer. No other bio-filter media on the market can perform this step-wise filtration. Matala effectively separates large particles to small and still maintains a very aerobic and free flow of water without channeling. Easy to cut to size these filters will last 3-4 times as long as conventional filter materials.
Matala Half Sheets are 24" x 39.5" x 1.5"