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Aqua Thruster - Lake Muck, Silt & Weed Control Prevention Blower

$1,149.00

Aqua Thruster - Lake Muck, Silt & Weed Control Prevention Blower

$1,149.00
 
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The AquaThruster by Weeders Digest is the most effective tool to help protect, clean & maintain your shoreline & beach. It can clear, remove, prevent and get rid of everything from muck, lake weeds, algae, leaves, twigs and many other kinds of debris on the bottom, or on the surface of your body of water.  It is capable of clearing as much as a 175 foot diameter area from one spot depending on the model.

  • Guaranteed to drastically improve your shoreline in as little as a few days.
  • Efficient operation (see below for power usage)
  • Comes standard with 50’ of submersible power cord (cords can be upgraded to 100' - 150' or 200' lengths 
  • All components are UL listed and UL approved.
  • Includes two-year warranty by Weeders Digest.
  • Available in 110 or 220 Volt option.
  • 6 mounting options to best fit your needs (see below)
  • 4 HP Motors to choose from

The AquaThruster comes in a variety of models and mounting options to fit any application. See below to learn more about all of these options. When you're done, if you are unsure which model to choose, give us a call or use our live chat feature. Once we know the specifics of your shoreline and current situation, we will quickly be able to advise you on the best, most effective options.


Choosing Your Horsepower

The AquaThruster comes in 4 different HP models. Choose from ½ hp, ¾ hp, 1hp, or 2hp.

Choosing the right size Aqua Thruster can depend on what you're trying to accomplish, how large of an area do you want clear, and how much muck, sludge, leaves or debris you have on the bottom of your lake front.

Average area that can be cleared from one location.(For surface water flow expect distances to more than double)

  • 1/2 HP: 10 - 30 ft in one direction (20 - 60ft diameter)
  • 3/4 HP: 20 - 50 ft in one direction (40 - 100ft diameter)
  • 1 HP: 40 - 100 ft in one direction (80 - 200ft diameter)
  • 2 HPThis is a new addition for 2015. Contact us for more details.

See one of the videos at the bottom of the page to get an idea of how far the Aqua Thruster can blow loose weeds & debris!

The image below reflects the average difference in thrust range between the different HP motors.

aquathruster-hp-distance-illustration.jpg


Your Mounting Options:

Mount Overview Video located at the bottom of the page

dock-plate-mount-a.jpg

Dock Plate Mount:

This option allows you to easily install a dock plate to any part of your dock using a few bolts. This is a “semi-permanent” option for those who have no need to move their unit around their dock or shoreline. The AquaThruster unit can easily be removed from the mount for easy storing.


lake-muck-prevention-weed-blower-post-mount-compilation.jpg

Portable Dock Post Mount: 

If your dock has posts, this mount makes it extremely easy to mount  on any post along your dock to allow maximum coverage of your beach.  It is quick and easy to attach and remove so portability won’t be an issue.  Easy to move from post to post as needed!

To mount, simply slide the Portable Dock Post Mount over the desired dock post, tighten a couple bolts and you are ready go! To move or relocate, just loosen the bolts, slide it off and repeat!

Fits square and round dock posts up to 4" wide.


portable-lake-pond-beach-muck-weed-get-rid-of-blower-prevention-2.jpg

FreeStanding Frame Mount:

This is a great option if you dont have a dock or want to locate your AquaThruster in areas away from your dock. This option allows you to cover more area as it can be moved along the shoreline as needed.


aquathruster-muck-weed-removal-prevention-blower-side-truss-mount-compilation.jpg

Truss Dock Mount:

This "sandwich style" mount attaches to the side of any truss style dock. It can be moved anywhere around your dock very easily so you can cover more area effectively.  Mounts on any part of your dock in less than 2 minutes!


360-compilattion.jpg

The 360 degree Oscillator mount:

Completely Automate your short journey to a solid bottom beach. Program to cover only the areas you want! It will do the rotating for you!  The Oscillator comes standard with the Dock Plate Mount but is also compatible with every other mounting option with the exception of the Float Mount.


float-mount-a.jpg

Float Mount:

The float option is ideal if you don’t have a dock/pier and want to blast algae and floating debris as the Aqua Thruster sits two feet below the float. The float option for the Aqua Thruster works by allowing you to tie the system to something on the bank.


Still not sure which models to choose? Give us a call and we will be happy to assist.763-551-1441 or  877-224-4899


Mounting Options Video: Video Showing the Distance Weeds & Debris Can be Moved.

 Disclaimer: Some states may have regulations regarding methods that moves or removes the lake bottom. You may want to contact your local representative for information on possible regulations in your area.

Aqua Thruster FAQ's
 
Q.  How long does the 360 Oscillator run in one direction before oscillating to its next position? 
A.  The simple way to remember this is:  20/20  (20 minutes of operation followed by a 20 degree oscillation).
 
Q.  Can I use my own extension cord? 
A.  Yes, you may use a 12 gauge cord up to 50' with a 1 hp unit and 100' with either the 1/2 or 3/4 hp units.
 
Please Note:  If you are using the Free Standing Frame or the Float Mount option, we strongly encourage you to have enough uninterrupted cord to run your unit safely along your waterfront.  
 
Q.  Can I easily run both my 360 Oscillator and my Aqua Thruster with only one outlet? 
A.  Yes, all you need to add is a dual prong timer and both of your machines can be programmed to start/stop on command. 
 
Q.  How often should I run my Aqua Thruster? 
A.  When you first install your unit, you may want to run it continuously for 1-2 days, followed by a periodic schedule based on your particular needs.   
 
Q.  Can I use the Aqua Thruster in brackish or salt water?
A.  Yes, we have thousands of satisfied customers currently using our products in all different water conditions across North America and Europe. 
 

MN DNR FAQ:

Is it illegal to own or operate a AquaThruster in the state of Minnesota? No.

Is it illegal to dredge the lake bottom without a permit? Yes

 
General FAQ's:
 
Q.  Are you only an online store or do you have a storefront? 
A.  We have a storefront too!  We have over 7000 sq feet loaded with everything imaginable for your waterfront. 
 
Q.  Where are you located?
A.  We are located in New Hope, Minnesota (Twin Cities Metro Area).
Our physical address is:  5701 International Pkwy New Hope, MN 55428 
 
Q.  Do you offer special volume pricing?  
A.  Yes!  Call us and learn more about what constitutes a volume order.
 
 
How to get rid of lake muck, weeds, leaves, twigs, algae and scum? As you may already know, The Aqua Thruster by Weeders Digest offers the best solutions for removing and preventing lake muck on your lake front. The AquaThruster is our first choice especially when our customers want something that will resolve their muck, silt, aqutic seaweed and floating algae issue FAST! We have so many options for size and mounting options to perform well in nearly any application. After years of continually improving and perfecting every aspect of the AquaThruster. Weeders Digest is confident that this product will drastically improve your shoreline and guarantees customer satisfaction.
 
It is also the perfect tool for maintaining a sandy, hard bottom beach and protecting your shoreline from weeds & algae that tend to float in.
 
The Dock mount, Post mount & Side Truss Mount options for the AquaThruster is adjustable up to a 5 foot water depth so you can use it for blasting and moving lake muck and sediment by positioning close to the muck bottom.
 
You can also raise it to just below the water surface to maintain a floating weed and algae area.
 
You can add the 360 degree oscillating motor to your Aquathruster to maximize up to a 360 degree coverage area!  The oscillating motor is a fantastic convenience tool because it enables you to mount your Aquathruster in one dock location so you don't have to reposition.
 
 

Learn even more about the AquaThruster here

Learn some more about product upgrades available:

aquathruster-muck-weed-removal-prevention-blower-side-truss-mount-compilation.jpg 360-Oscillator Lake Muck Weed Protection Get rid of it and get a clean beach.jpg lake-muck-prevention-weed-blower-post-mount-compilation.jpg portable-lake-pond-beach-muck-weed-get-rid-of-blower-prevention.jpg

 

Order online or call us today! 763-551-1441

aquathruster-image-for-video.jpg

Aqua Thruster - Lake Muck, Silt & Weed Control Prevention Blower

The AquaThruster by Weeders Digest is the most effective tool to help protect, clean & maintain your shoreline & beach. It can clear, remove, prevent and get rid of everything from muck, lake weeds, algae, leaves, twigs and many other kinds of debris on the bottom, or on the surface of your body of water.  It is capable of clearing as much as a 175 foot diameter area from one spot depending on the model.

  • Guaranteed to drastically improve your shoreline in as little as a few days.
  • Efficient operation (see below for power usage)
  • Comes standard with 50’ of submersible power cord (cords can be upgraded to 100' - 150' or 200' lengths 
  • All components are UL listed and UL approved.
  • Includes two-year warranty by Weeders Digest.
  • Available in 110 or 220 Volt option.
  • 6 mounting options to best fit your needs (see below)
  • 4 HP Motors to choose from

The AquaThruster comes in a variety of models and mounting options to fit any application. See below to learn more about all of these options. When you're done, if you are unsure which model to choose, give us a call or use our live chat feature. Once we know the specifics of your shoreline and current situation, we will quickly be able to advise you on the best, most effective options.


Choosing Your Horsepower

The AquaThruster comes in 4 different HP models. Choose from ½ hp, ¾ hp, 1hp, or 2hp.

Choosing the right size Aqua Thruster can depend on what you're trying to accomplish, how large of an area do you want clear, and how much muck, sludge, leaves or debris you have on the bottom of your lake front.

Average area that can be cleared from one location.(For surface water flow expect distances to more than double)

  • 1/2 HP: 10 - 30 ft in one direction (20 - 60ft diameter)
  • 3/4 HP: 20 - 50 ft in one direction (40 - 100ft diameter)
  • 1 HP: 40 - 100 ft in one direction (80 - 200ft diameter)
  • 2 HPThis is a new addition for 2015. Contact us for more details.

See one of the videos at the bottom of the page to get an idea of how far the Aqua Thruster can blow loose weeds & debris!

The image below reflects the average difference in thrust range between the different HP motors.

aquathruster-hp-distance-illustration.jpg


Your Mounting Options:

Mount Overview Video located at the bottom of the page

dock-plate-mount-a.jpg

Dock Plate Mount:

This option allows you to easily install a dock plate to any part of your dock using a few bolts. This is a “semi-permanent” option for those who have no need to move their unit around their dock or shoreline. The AquaThruster unit can easily be removed from the mount for easy storing.


lake-muck-prevention-weed-blower-post-mount-compilation.jpg

Portable Dock Post Mount: 

If your dock has posts, this mount makes it extremely easy to mount  on any post along your dock to allow maximum coverage of your beach.  It is quick and easy to attach and remove so portability won’t be an issue.  Easy to move from post to post as needed!

To mount, simply slide the Portable Dock Post Mount over the desired dock post, tighten a couple bolts and you are ready go! To move or relocate, just loosen the bolts, slide it off and repeat!

Fits square and round dock posts up to 4" wide.


portable-lake-pond-beach-muck-weed-get-rid-of-blower-prevention-2.jpg

FreeStanding Frame Mount:

This is a great option if you dont have a dock or want to locate your AquaThruster in areas away from your dock. This option allows you to cover more area as it can be moved along the shoreline as needed.


aquathruster-muck-weed-removal-prevention-blower-side-truss-mount-compilation.jpg

Truss Dock Mount:

This "sandwich style" mount attaches to the side of any truss style dock. It can be moved anywhere around your dock very easily so you can cover more area effectively.  Mounts on any part of your dock in less than 2 minutes!


360-compilattion.jpg

The 360 degree Oscillator mount:

Completely Automate your short journey to a solid bottom beach. Program to cover only the areas you want! It will do the rotating for you!  The Oscillator comes standard with the Dock Plate Mount but is also compatible with every other mounting option with the exception of the Float Mount.


float-mount-a.jpg

Float Mount:

The float option is ideal if you don’t have a dock/pier and want to blast algae and floating debris as the Aqua Thruster sits two feet below the float. The float option for the Aqua Thruster works by allowing you to tie the system to something on the bank.


Still not sure which models to choose? Give us a call and we will be happy to assist.763-551-1441 or  877-224-4899


Mounting Options Video: Video Showing the Distance Weeds & Debris Can be Moved.

 Disclaimer: Some states may have regulations regarding methods that moves or removes the lake bottom. You may want to contact your local representative for information on possible regulations in your area.

Aqua Thruster FAQ's
 
Q.  How long does the 360 Oscillator run in one direction before oscillating to its next position? 
A.  The simple way to remember this is:  20/20  (20 minutes of operation followed by a 20 degree oscillation).
 
Q.  Can I use my own extension cord? 
A.  Yes, you may use a 12 gauge cord up to 50' with a 1 hp unit and 100' with either the 1/2 or 3/4 hp units.
 
Please Note:  If you are using the Free Standing Frame or the Float Mount option, we strongly encourage you to have enough uninterrupted cord to run your unit safely along your waterfront.  
 
Q.  Can I easily run both my 360 Oscillator and my Aqua Thruster with only one outlet? 
A.  Yes, all you need to add is a dual prong timer and both of your machines can be programmed to start/stop on command. 
 
Q.  How often should I run my Aqua Thruster? 
A.  When you first install your unit, you may want to run it continuously for 1-2 days, followed by a periodic schedule based on your particular needs.   
 
Q.  Can I use the Aqua Thruster in brackish or salt water?
A.  Yes, we have thousands of satisfied customers currently using our products in all different water conditions across North America and Europe. 
 

MN DNR FAQ:

Is it illegal to own or operate a AquaThruster in the state of Minnesota? No.

Is it illegal to dredge the lake bottom without a permit? Yes

 
General FAQ's:
 
Q.  Are you only an online store or do you have a storefront? 
A.  We have a storefront too!  We have over 7000 sq feet loaded with everything imaginable for your waterfront. 
 
Q.  Where are you located?
A.  We are located in New Hope, Minnesota (Twin Cities Metro Area).
Our physical address is:  5701 International Pkwy New Hope, MN 55428 
 
Q.  Do you offer special volume pricing?  
A.  Yes!  Call us and learn more about what constitutes a volume order.
 
 
How to get rid of lake muck, weeds, leaves, twigs, algae and scum? As you may already know, The Aqua Thruster by Weeders Digest offers the best solutions for removing and preventing lake muck on your lake front. The AquaThruster is our first choice especially when our customers want something that will resolve their muck, silt, aqutic seaweed and floating algae issue FAST! We have so many options for size and mounting options to perform well in nearly any application. After years of continually improving and perfecting every aspect of the AquaThruster. Weeders Digest is confident that this product will drastically improve your shoreline and guarantees customer satisfaction.
 
It is also the perfect tool for maintaining a sandy, hard bottom beach and protecting your shoreline from weeds & algae that tend to float in.
 
The Dock mount, Post mount & Side Truss Mount options for the AquaThruster is adjustable up to a 5 foot water depth so you can use it for blasting and moving lake muck and sediment by positioning close to the muck bottom.
 
You can also raise it to just below the water surface to maintain a floating weed and algae area.
 
You can add the 360 degree oscillating motor to your Aquathruster to maximize up to a 360 degree coverage area!  The oscillating motor is a fantastic convenience tool because it enables you to mount your Aquathruster in one dock location so you don't have to reposition.
 
 

Learn even more about the AquaThruster here

Learn some more about product upgrades available:

aquathruster-muck-weed-removal-prevention-blower-side-truss-mount-compilation.jpg 360-Oscillator Lake Muck Weed Protection Get rid of it and get a clean beach.jpg lake-muck-prevention-weed-blower-post-mount-compilation.jpg portable-lake-pond-beach-muck-weed-get-rid-of-blower-prevention.jpg

 

Order online or call us today! 763-551-1441

aquathruster-image-for-video.jpg

$1,149.00

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