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VorTech QuietDrive Wavemaker Pump - EcoTech Marine


Another revolutionary design concept from EcoTech Marine, these controllable DC wavemakers use magnetic couplings to eliminate the need for a cord inside the aquarium. The clever design, thoughtful aesthetic, and good flow characteristics make this a winning pump for flow.

  • Creates a gentle flow helping your aquarium mimic ocean currents
  • Magnetically coupled design to keep heat and wires out of the tank
  • Fully adjustable flow that you control
  • Compatible with the EcoTech Battery Backup Accessory
  • Models with a "w" have wireless control functionality
  • Models without a "w" have wireless capable control functionality
    • Allows for multiple pump communication
    • Integration with EcoSmart Live via ReefLink


     MP10QD/ MP10wQD




    1,500 GPH

    (6,000 LPH)

    4,500 GPH

    (17,000 LPH)

    7,500 GPH

    (28,000 LPH)


    8 - 18 Watts

    9 - 38 Watts

    10 - 60 Watts

    Tank Size

    2.5 - 50 GAL

    (9.5 - 190 L)

    50 - 500 GAL

    (190 - 1800 L)

    120 - 1000+ GAL

    (450 - 3800+ L)

    Max Glass Thickness





    0.375 - 1”

    (9.5 - 26 mm)

    VorTech MP QD Series Comparison Specs [PDF]

    Use EcoTech Marine's flow calculator to determine how many pumps your aquarium needs.

    To prevent debris and small organisms from entering the propeller, use VorTech MP Series Replacement Foam Guards.

    The QuietDrive Driver Only replaces the old ES driver.

    Use a VorTech MP Series Replacement Wet Side Assembly instead of replacing the entire pump.

    The VorTech Battery Backup will give you peace of mind knowing your fish and coral will be okay if the power goes out.

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