High-Quality Replacement Quartz Sleeve for Vitronic 55W UV Sterilisers

Protect your Vitronic 55W UV steriliser and maintain optimal performance with this durable and sturdy replacement quartz sleeve. Designed specifically for the Vitronic 55W UV steriliser, this sleeve ensures that your water remains clear and free of harmful microorganisms and algae.

Features and Benefits

  • Compatibility: Precisely designed for Vitronic 55W UV sterilisers, ensuring a perfect fit and optimal functionality.
  • High-quality material: Made of durable and resilient quartz glass that withstands wear, tear and prevents discolouration over time.
  • Efficient light transmission: Allows for 95% UV light transmission, maximising your steriliser's effectiveness and efficiency.
  • Rimmed design: The rim at the edges of the sleeve ensures a secure and stable fit, preventing water seepage.
  • Easy to clean: Accumulated buildup and debris can be conveniently removed with a gentle wipe, ensuring the quartz sleeve remains effective.

How to Use

  1. Switch off the power supply and disconnect the Vitronic 55W UV steriliser.
  2. Remove the old quartz sleeve carefully to avoid damage to the unit.
  3. Clean the interior of the steriliser, removing any mineral deposits or debris that may have accumulated.
  4. Insert the new quartz sleeve (D44 x 518mm) into the steriliser, ensuring that the rim is properly seated and securely in place.
  5. Reconnect the unit and ensure it is functioning correctly by performing a test run. The steriliser can then be safely placed back into service.

Aqua Gardening Suggests These are Best For

This replacement quartz sleeve is best suited for owners of Vitronic 55W UV sterilisers that need to replace a cracked, discoloured or damaged sleeve. It ensures that your UV steriliser will continue to operate at peak performance, providing clear, healthy water for your aquatic environment.

Notes from Aqua Gardening

  • Always switch off and disconnect the power supply before working on your UV steriliser to avoid the risk of electric shock.
  • Regularly inspect the quartz sleeve for any signs of damage, discolouration or buildup that may indicate the need for replacement or cleaning.
  • Clean the quartz sleeve with care to avoid damaging the delicate material and compromising the efficiency of your steriliser.


What is the purpose of the Quartz Sleeve for Vitronic 55W?

The Quartz Sleeve for Vitronic 55W serves as a protective barrier for the UV lamp inside the Vitronic sterilization unit, enabling it to effectively purify water and prevent algae growth in ponds, aquariums, or water features.

Can I use the Quartz Sleeve for different models or wattages of the Vitronic UV sterilizers?

No, this specific Quartz Sleeve has been designed exclusively for the Vitronic 55W sterilization unit, and it may not fit or function correctly with other models or wattages.

How often should I replace the Quartz Sleeve for my Vitronic 55W?

While the Quartz Sleeve typically does not require frequent replacement, it is recommended to inspect the sleeve for any damage or mineral build-up during regular maintenance. If you notice significant wear or deposits on the sleeve that cannot be cleaned, it is advisable to replace the sleeve to ensure the UV sterilizer's optimal performance.

Can I clean the Quartz Sleeve for my Vitronic 55W to extend its lifespan?

Yes, it is possible to clean the Quartz Sleeve using a soft cloth and mild descaling or cleaning solution. However, be sure to handle the sleeve gently during cleaning, as it can be fragile and susceptible to damage.

What are the dimensions of the Quartz Sleeve for the Vitronic 55W?

The Quartz Sleeve designed for the Vitronic 55W measures 44mm in diameter and 518mm in length, with a rim to ensure proper placement and secure fit within the sterilizer unit.

Will the Quartz Sleeve for Vitronic 55W come with instructions for installation?

Although the Quartz Sleeve may not include specific instructions, you can find detailed installation and maintenance guidelines in your Vitronic UV sterilizer's user manual. If you are unsure, it is always best to consult a professional or contact our customer support team for further assistance.

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