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How close to my monitor can my Eheim 1048 sit?

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Mark

Guest
I am worried that my Eheim 1048, which I had planned to sit beside my case, will end up being less that 8"-10" away from my monitor. Will the magnetic properties of this pump harm my monitor? Thanks.
 

Colin

Arctic Silver Senior
Joined
Dec 19, 2000
You may want to put your pump in a bucket and try it. There are many of us that have experienced flicker but I don't know about harming the monitor. I can tell you a Danner magdrive puts out a field of well over 100 milligaus at 1 foot. I can have this pump under my hardrives and have no problems with data corruption.
 

Tacoman667

Member
Joined
Apr 28, 2001
Location
Kingwood, TX
I have my Eheim 1250 sitting not 8 inches from my monitor and have experienced not a single flicker do to it. It is not a magnetic drive, it's shaft driven so you don't have the magnetic field problems.