Bubble Tube FAQ's
How often do the bubble tubes need its water changing?
We recommend cleaning every 4 – 6 weeks. This may be shorter depending on the location if it in a dusty prone environment, for example.
How do you use your drain kit?
Check out this handy video to show you just how to do this:
How much BCB fluid do you need to put into the water? And how often?
BCB fluid should be added once a month. 20ml needs to be added for every metre of product length (for example a 2 metre Bubble Tube would require 40ml of BCB fluid). Further detailed instructions can be found on the back of the supplied BCB bottle.
What is the length of the wall bracket from the wall?
Maximum size of 50cm from the front of the acrylic tube to the wall.
Do the Bubble Tubes come in different heights?
Yes, we supply a standard size of 1m, 1.5m and 2m. However, you need to keep in mind the 16cm required for the height of the base, which is additional to the tube height.
Does the acrylic tube come away from the base?
Yes, there are 4 bolts that can be removed from the corner. This is only needs to be done if the base requires a new acrylic tube due to damage, refurbishment, maintenance etc.
How heavy is the bubble tube without water?
The bubble tube weighs approximately 5kg without water.
What diameters are the bubble tubes available in?
The most common diameter is 150mm, but we also provide 200mm diameter bubble tubes. Please select the diameter you require when placing an order.
How much water does each height of bubble tube take?
1m * 150mm – 17.67 Litres, 200mm – 31.42 Litres
1.5m * 150mm – 26.5 Litres, 200mm – 47.1 Litres
2m * 150mm – 35.34 Litres, 200mm – 62.83 Litres