Vertex® BriteStar 3 Solar Powered Aeration System - The Pond Shop

Vertex® BriteStar 3 Solar Powered Aeration System

  • $4,069.00


The BriteStar™ 3 solar powered aeration system is an affordable, battery-free, high-efficiency solar aerator.  Its economical break-through solar technology provides more aeration at both a lower purchase price and lower long-term maintenance cost than battery operated systems.

By running earlier in the day and long into the early evening, BriteStar™ 3 provides ample nighttime dissolve oxygen while offering a turnkey solution that saves you expensive battery purchases and replacement costs, monthly electrical costs, electrical power installations and long airline tubing run. 

•This system package does not include tubing. Be sure to order the necessary length.

* This item ships motor freight due to Solar Panel and Panel Racking System size and weight.

(Please see Technical Specification for additional information)

  • Battery-Free solar operation
  • Powerful brushless motor design minimized pressure loss to provide more air to your pond at greater depths
  • Digital motor controller constantly balances solar power for maximum air flow at deeper depths
  • High pumping rate eliminates water layering
  • Promotes beneficial bacteria growth & function
  • Increases dissolved oxygen
  • Prevents fish kills
  • Uses a single piston 1/4hp direct drive compressor
  • Creates 2.5 CFM of airflow
  • Powder Coated Aluminum Cabinet
  • Balanced components for a low noise and vibration free environment

The BriteStar 3 Systems includes:

1 Compressor
3 Airstations with 1 self-cleaning diffuser
1 Aluminum powder coated cabinet
1 Cooling fan
1 Cabinet mounting pad
2 Solar panel 
1 Panel racking 
1 Installation guide


*Mounting pole and self-weighted tubing not included 

BriteStar compressors are backed by Vertex with a 3-year warranty excluding wearable parts (air filters, compressor maintenance kits)