Our replacement Juwel Ballasts are compatible with the 28w Juwel T5 tubes. Needing to replace the ballast in your Juwel light unit? Both bulbs stopped working?
The Helvar Quatics replacement T5 Ballasts will be perfect for the job in hand.
The Helvar Ballasts are to be used with High Output tubes where these to be the standard 24w, 39w, 54w, 80w or the JUWEL compatible High Output tubes, 24w, 28w, 35w, 45w, 54w or 54w (1200mm) Please see which model you require from the table below:
Note - Juwel have used several different ballasts in their High Lite Units over the years. Some with 6 connections, some with 7 and some with 8. If you follow the wiring diagram displayed on the front of your ballasts and the replacement ballast the fitting of your new ballast will be straightforward. Specific instructions for fitting your ballast are available on request.
|Model No||Compatibility||Tube Length||Number of Tubes|
|IQU-BAL-24W||24w (Standard)||550mm / 22"||2|
|24w||438mm / 18"||2|
|28w||590mm / 24"||2|
|IQU-BAL-39W||35w||742mm / 30"||2|
|39w (Standard)||850mm / 34"||2|
|IQB-45-54DBL||45w||895mm / 36"||2|
|54w (Standard)||1150mm / 46"||2|
|54w||1047mm / 42"||2|
|54w 1200||1200mm / 48"||2|
|IQB-80-SNG||80w||1450mm / 58"||1|
The Helvar ballast should be used with solid single core cable (available from iQuatics) in:
- 1 Meter (2.99)
- 5 Meter (£5.99)
- 10 Meter (£9.99)
Click here for wiring instructions.
High Output T5’s are better to use in your aquarium lighting than the regular T8 as they have increased water penetration and are more efficient. You don’t lose the illumination at the bottom of the deeper tanks.With this lighting you are not restricted as much to the content of your aquarium, stock levels can be increased without the worry of inadequate levels of light.
The greater intensity, deeper penetration and Higher output allows you to stock your tank with a wide range of soft corals and allow them to flourish which was not possible with T8 Fluorescents.
Key Benefits of our High Output T5's:
- Greater Intensity
- Deeper Penetration
- High Power
- 270mm(l) x 26mm (h) x 32mm (w)
Buy from iQuatics and benefit from Industry Leading Aquarium Lighting :
- Industry Leading Aquarium Lighting Customer Service
- High Quality Brand New Boxed Goods
- FREE Fast UK Delivery
*Juwel® is a registered trademark of Juwel Aquarium. This product is manufactured by iQuatics® and is in no way associated with or manufactured by Juwel®. It is advertised as a product compatible with Juwel® products.
*Ballast provided may differ from that pictured, all ballasts will be of exact specifications and full wiring instructions provided*
|Total Output||28w X 2|
|Replacement Tubes||24w 550mm, 24w 438mm, 28w 590mm, 35w 742mm, 39w (Standard)850mm|
|Tube Length||24w 550mm, 24w 438mm, 28w 590mm, 35w 742mm, 39w (Standard)850mm|
|Mounting Method||Lighting Pendant/Electronic Controller|
|Use||Aquarium lighting pendant|
|Use With iQuatics Reflectors||Yes|
|Instructions||Follow YouTube video for installation|
|Specification||Standard IEC specification|
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Tip: T8 Tubes are 8/8 inch in diameter (26mm). T5 Tubes are 5/8 inch in diameter (16mm). When measuring the length of your tube, measure in mm from end to end without the pins. These ballasts are to be used with T5 HO tubes(see label) and not T8 26mm.
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