Cheap Solar Powered Water Pump REVIEW!

I purchased this solar water pump on ebay for $13 – $14 about four weeks ago. I’ve had it running in my small pond for three weeks. So far this is working great for me, as I’m only using it to pump water up to my aquaponics garden bed and does also help aerate my fish pond. It works at full power only when there is direct sun exposure, but I’ve found mine working in cloudy conditions, as long as the sun is somewhat directly above behind the clouds.

Hope this was a bit helpful to those who were thinking of buying a cheap solar powered pump for your water fountain or pond.

Visit my channel to watch other videos about my simple DIY aquaponics system, small fish pond, & more to come as I go.

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Comments

Muhammad Hanzhalah says:

is the solar panel waterproof?

Irene Wee says:

nice setup, is there any way to make it run 24/7?

Art Adrian says:

how fish talk eachother whit that noise?

Julian Santiago says:

Where can i get the tubing ? Or what size tubing is that !!!!!

sdq sdq says:

those cheap solar pump doesnt work long, probably break down after 6mths

Robbie and Gary says:

Nice Job! Great Setup, I need to try this, THANKS for taking the time to post your set up!

Rabid49Panda says:

I ordered one and it says good for 20,000 hours which is somewhere around 2.5 years

Samma I says:

Is it adjustable with a dial or is it only by covering or revealing the solar panel? Thanks!

thefishmachine says:

Nice! Take a look at my awesome solar powered pond!

Veronica Manley says:

Hi why does my pump just the same as yours, make a very loud noise like a car theft alarm please.

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