PondMAX Automatic Fish Feeder: Efficiently Feed Your Fish While You're Away

Ensure that your fish receives the proper care and nutrition they need, even when you're not around, with the PondMAX Automatic Fish Feeder. Ideal for ponds and aquaponics systems with a capacity between 300 to 2000 litres, this automatic fish feeder offers a range of customisable settings and a secure clamping system, making it perfect for both indoor and outdoor use.

Features and Benefits

  • Large Capacity: Holds up to 1000ml of fish food, providing ample supply for your fish while you're away.
  • Weather Resistant: Designed to withstand outdoor conditions, ensuring the safety and longevity of the feeder.*
  • Accommodates Various Pellet Sizes: Capable of dispensing fish food pellets of up to 8mm in size.
  • Customisable Feeding Schedule: Program the feeder to automatically dispense food up to 6 times a day, ensuring your fish receive regular and consistent meals.
  • Easy to Install: Comes with attachment bars for simple and secure mounting to the side of your pond or fish tank.
  • Ideal for Travellers: Provides peace of mind while you're away on holiday, knowing your fish are well-fed.

How to Use

  1. Attach the feeder to the side of your pond or fish tank using the provided attachment bars and ensure it's securely fastened.
  2. Fill the feeder with your preferred fish food, making sure not to exceed the 1000ml capacity.
  3. Set the timer and feeding intervals based on your fish's specific needs using the available settings. You can choose to feed them up to 6 times a day.
  4. Test the feeder's performance and battery life before leaving on vacation, making adjustments as needed.

Aqua Gardening Suggests These are Best For

The PondMAX Automatic Fish Feeder is best suited for fish owners with ponds or aquaponics systems ranging from 300 to 2000 litres, particularly when travelling or away from home for extended periods. Designed for easy installation and maintenance, it's perfect for those who want to provide their fish with consistent feedings while minimising stress and effort.

Notes from Aqua Gardening

  • Although weather resistant, the fish feeder's performance and longevity will benefit from being sheltered from harsh weather conditions.
  • For optimal battery life and consistent performance, use fresh, brand-new batteries.
  • Battery life will last longer if the feeder is set to a single feeding per day.


How many times a day can the PondMAX Automatic Fish Feeder be set to feed the fish?

The PondMAX Automatic Fish Feeder can be set to feed your fish up to 6 times a day, ensuring regular and consistent feeding.

What is the maximum pellet size that can be used with the PondMAX Automatic Fish Feeder?

The fish feeder can accommodate pellet sizes up to 8mm.

How easy is it to install the PondMAX Automatic Fish Feeder?

The feeder is versatile and easy to mount by your pond or fish tank using the attachment bars to clamp it on the side of the tank.

Can the PondMAX Automatic Fish Feeder be used for both ponds and aquaponic systems?

Yes, the PondMAX Automatic Fish Feeder can be used for ponds ranging from 300 to 2000 litres, as well as Aquaponics systems.

Is the PondMAX Automatic Fish Feeder weather-resistant?

The fish feeder is designed to be weather-resistant; however, it will last longer and perform better if kept out of direct exposure to harsh weather conditions.

How should I prepare the PondMAX Automatic Fish Feeder before going on vacation?

Before going away, it is recommended to trial the feeder, checking the battery life and feed settings. Ensure you use fresh, brand new batteries for the longest life and consistent performance.

How does the PondMAX Automatic Fish Feeder contribute to the health of my fish?

Regular fish feeding is the key to healthy fish and fast growth. Feeding fish a smaller amount twice a day is better than one large feeding. With the PondMAX Automatic Fish Feeder, your fish will receive consistent feedings, ensuring their overall health and wellbeing.

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(SKU: 124496)

Large size for private use - 1000ml capacity, Safe - Weather resistant, Up to 8mm pellet size, Smart - Auto feeding up to 6 times a day, Simple - Versatile and easy to mount by your pond or fish tank, Great for people going on holiday

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