Efficient Solar-Powered Pump and Panel Set for Beautiful Fountains and Outdoor Displays

The Reefe Solar Pump and Panel Set RSF Series offers a comprehensive solar fountain solution featuring high-quality brushless pumps and world-class solar technology. These solar-powered kits deliver excellent performance and durability, running pond pumps and fountain displays directly from the energy absorbed by the sun. Designed to meet rigorous quality and design standards, the RSF Series includes models RSF300 and larger with run-dry protection for added safety. Please note that these solar fountain kits operate in direct sunlight only and are not suitable for filtration or nighttime operation.

Features and Benefits

  • Salt Water Compatible: Safe to use in saltwater environments, such as seaside ponds, fountains, or other water displays.
  • Flow Adjustment: Allows you to control the flow rate of the pump to create the perfect water feature for your garden or outdoor space.
  • Threaded Outlet: Makes connecting your pump to a hose or water feature quick and easy.
  • Run Dry Protection: Included in models RSF300 and larger, a safeguard that prevents the pump from running without sufficient water, preserving the lifespan of the pump.

How to Use

  1. Choose a suitable location in your garden or outdoor space to set up the solar fountain kit, ensuring that the area receives direct sunlight.
  2. Place the solar panel and support spike in a sunny spot, angling it for optimal sun exposure.
  3. Set up the pump with the supplied cable and connect it to the threaded outlet, making sure it is placed in a secure and stable position.
  4. If applicable, attach the desired fountain nozzle and float pad or spare impeller, following the instructions included in the specific model.

Best for

Reefe Solar Pump and Panel Sets are ideal for creating captivating water displays in birdbaths, waterfalls, ponds, statues, and fountains. They also perform well in saltwater applications, making them an excellent choice for coastal or marine-themed gardens and landscapes.

Notes from Aqua Gardening

  • Pumps in the RSF Series are designed for operation in direct sunlight only. Shade, clouds, or insufficient light will cause them to slow down or stop completely.
  • These solar pump sets are not suitable for filtration or biofilter applications, and they will not function during nighttime hours or in low light conditions.
  • The threaded outlet on the RSF2500 model is a NON-STANDARD thread that is not compatible with BSP. It features a Multi hosetail with 25mm-32mm-50mm diameters.

Reefe Solar Pump and Panel Set Specifications

Model RSF175 RSF300 RSF470 RSF980 RSF1360 RSF2480 RSF3400 RSF5000
Max Flow Rate (L/hr) 175 300 470 980 1360 2480 3400 5000
Max Head Height (m) 0.7 0.9 0.9 1.0 2.1 2.1 3.0 3.0
Power Usage (Watts) 2 3.5 5 8 20 2 x 25 2 x 35 2 x 50
Voltage (Volts) 6 8 12 12 18 18 18 18
Cable Length (m) 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5
Outlet Size (mm) 8.5mm Push Fit 13mm MBSP 13mm MBSP 13mm MBSP 13mm MBSP 25-32-50mm** 25mm MBSP 25mm MBSP
Suitable For Bio Filter No No No No No No No No
Solar Panel Dimensions 130 x 130 250 x 150 210 x 250 250 x 330 440 x 510 620 x 345 620 x 455 670 x 530
Pump Dimensions (mm) L x W x H 73 x 36 x 45 73 x 49 x 40 105 x 68 x 56 130 x 85 x 72 300 x 225 x 150 278 x 220 x 119 278 x 220 x 119 278 x 220 x 129


What are the main features of the Reefe Solar Pump and Panel Set?

The main features of the Reefe Solar Pump and Panel Set include salt water compatibility, flow adjustment, threaded outlet, and run dry protection.

What is included in the Reefe Solar Pump and Panel Set kits?

The kits come complete with a solar panel and support spike, pump with cable, fountain nozzles (excluding RSF2500), and a float pad and spare impeller (excluding RSF2500).

For what applications is the Reefe Solar Pump and Panel Set suitable?

The Reefe Solar Pump and Panel Set is suitable for birdbaths, waterfalls, ponds, statues, fountains, and saltwater applications.

What applications are not suitable for the Reefe Solar Pump and Panel Set?

The Reefe Solar Pump and Panel Set is not suitable for filtration, biofilters, or nighttime operation.

How do the flow rates vary among different Reefe Solar Pump and Panel Set models?

Flow rates vary based on the head or lift height for each model. In general, as the head height increases or decreases, the flow rate also increases or decreases accordingly.

Does the Reefe Solar Pump and Panel Set work in cloudy or shaded conditions?

No, the Reefe Solar Pump and Panel Set operates in direct sunlight only. Shade or cloud will cause the pumps to slow down or stop completely.

What is the "Max Head" measurement?

The "Max Head" measurement is the maximum lift height in full sun. This indicates how high the pump can lift water when the solar panel receives direct sunlight.

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Product Manual

View PDF brochure for Reefe Solar Pump and Panel Set RSF2480

(SKU: 130993)

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