Maplin Mains Powered Magic Jellyfish

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Product overview

• Emulate an undersea environment with illuminated jellyfish
• Multi-coloured LED lighting provides a beautiful illumination
• Jellyfish bob and swim in the stylish mini-aquarium
• Simply mix water with some washing up liquid, then add the jellyfish, plug in and enjoy

What are the features of this jellyfish display?
Create your own mini aquarium with this magic jellyfish display case. The case is filled with water which allows the jellyfish to bob and swim in the motor-controlled water currents. The built-in LED lights are multi-coloured, giving you random red, blue and green effects within the display to provide hours of enjoyment. To maintain good water quality, don’t forget to add a small squirt of washing up liquid.

How is this jellyfish powered?
This magic jellyfish is powered from a mains power supply which is included, giving you everything you need to get your mini aquarium up and running.

Rated 4 out of 5 by from Mesmerising My brother bought this for my sons 1st birthday and we all love it. My son loves watching the jellyfish floating round and the changing colours. I like the feature that it turns off after 4 hours because it's in my sons room and wouldn't want in on all night. The only problem I found with it is one of the jellyfish didn't move round but after a few pokes they're all floating round now. Also the stopper at the top is really hard to get back on but a prod with the end of a wooden spoon sorted this (if it wasn't for this I would have given it 5 stars) Excellent product, we might even buy another one for our living room. Also other guests who saw it at the party now want one!
Date published: 2014-11-30
Rated 5 out of 5 by from I think this should be called the "Distractatron", I simply can't keep my eyes off it. Great though as the wife forces me to watch TOWIE... this is far more entertaining and believable!
Date published: 2014-11-18
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Very relaxing great bit of kit, especially good as it turns itself off after 4 hours
Date published: 2014-11-18
Rated 1 out of 5 by from Inferior electrics I bought this on friday at 5.30, set it up exactly as per instructions and yes it worked brilliantly for 3 hours and i liked it really good. It then turned itself off, and would not restart, a lot of money for 3hours :-(
Date published: 2015-11-16
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Lovely, they are so cute and can't stop watching them!
Date published: 2014-11-18
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Worked great first time The plastic top is VERY hard to press in - best thing is to use a file around the edges bit by bit until you get a nice fit - I persevered as it looked great in the shop. They worked well for me 1st time. The kids love it. Water does turn a little cloudy after about 5 days and does need changing but that's been on ALL the time constantly - not a problem as the instruction do say to change now and again. Great product
Date published: 2014-12-30
Rated 5 out of 5 by from We LOVE them! they are very querky! When will they mate and how do we know when they are preggers? Why do our Puffer Fish so dislike sharing a tank with them? :) Regards, Mark & Sue
Date published: 2014-11-18
Rated 3 out of 5 by from Great when working, but what is the point of having on/off switch at back then having to push another on front to start it. I wanted it on timer so could have on for defined periods, but can't do that, and even if push button it auto turns off. Very relaxing when working though.
Date published: 2014-11-18
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Type of devices Jellyfish display
Wattage 0.8W
Lumens 18Lm
Efficacy 58.60%
Lifespan Motor: 1000 hours, LED light: 50000 hours
Colour temperature Red light: 625nm; Blue light: 465nm; Green light:520nm
Dimmable N
Remote N
Dimensions H.247 x W.186 x D.65 mm
Voltage 4.5 Volt
Warranty 1 year

Bought this today. Set up as per instructions. It lights up jelly fish but no movement & no noise from tank ???

Asked by: Charlie1959
Regrettably this does sound like a potential fault, and as such I would suggest contacting our Customer Service Team who can advise on the options available to you if the item remains within our standard 12 month warranty period. If your item is now outside the warranty period please do still contact the Customer Service Team as they may have alternative options available to you. Please contact customer care by telephone on 0333 400 9500 – Option 2, or email It will help to speed up the returns process if you have your receipt details / proof of purchase and postal address available at the time of contact.
Answered by: Dominic
Date published: 2017-10-05

How do you set it up I need help 

Asked by: Lola
As per the product description; Simply mix water with some washing up liquid, then add the jellyfish, plug in and enjoy
Answered by: James
Date published: 2017-04-27

What are the jellyfish made of?

Asked by: Kezza
Answered by: Dominic
Date published: 2017-04-21

Hi bought this today but makes a noise every few seconds is this supposed to happen because it is very annoying when your trying to watch to.

Asked by: Tracey
Yes the item will make noise.
Answered by: Billy
Date published: 2016-12-27

Can you please confirm the dimensions of the tank? There are two different dimensions given - one that is so tiny that I can believe it's in mm, as stated!

Asked by: Gina
This is Dimensions H.247 x W.186 x D.65 mm
Answered by: Darren
Date published: 2016-02-13

How much water do i require

Asked by: Robin
Just filled mine right to the top - so you can see only water.
Answered by: redhazel
Date published: 2016-02-18

do you sell extra jellyfish for "maplins" magic jellyfish light.

Asked by: Wolfie
Unfortunately we do not stock magic jellyfish on there own.
Answered by: Billy
Date published: 2015-12-27

The instructions say to add 5-6 drops of liquid dish washing detergent... Would this mean fairy liquid or detergent that you put in a dishwasher? Thanks

Asked by: jojo123
This is referring to washing up liquid not dishwasher detergent.
Answered by: Billy
Date published: 2015-12-27
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