Jul19

Kamoer XF-STP: Calcium Reactor Doser

Are you constantly having to retune your calcium reactor? I have the perfect solution for you! So you have a reef tank and lately your corals are looking great and growing fast. Isn’t that what we all want? At the same time, you noticed that your two part supplementation is no longer able to keep up. You are going through Alkalinity and Calcium at a rate that is becoming cost prohibitive. Fellow local and online reefers are suggesting...

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Jul09

Calcium Reactors & Related Equipment Part 1

Do you want to put the two part dosing days behind you and graduate to a calcium reactor to maintain calcium and alkalinity in your aquarium? This is the first video of a 3-video series dedicated to calcium reactors.  In the first video we cover what you need to know before installing and the components necessary to properly set up a calcium reactor. What is a calcium reactor? Corals, invertebrates and even coralline algae are...

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May04

Giesemann Alkalinity and Calcium Professional Test Kits

Giesemann Professional Test Kits are designed, manufactured and tested to standards that are unparalleled in this industry. In reef aquaria, there is one important element that all LPS and SPS corals need in order to grow.   We are talking about Calcium Carbonate. Corals build approximately 90% of the skeleton by combining calcium and carbonate ions from the water to form calcium carbonate. There should be an equal amount of carbonate...

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Apr29

Reef Octopus Octo Pulse 101: Assembly, Installation and Operation

The Octo Pulse is the brand new DC wave pump from Reef Octopus engineered to fulfill the flow needs of even the most demanding hobbyist. This fully controllable wave pump produces a broad flow water movement that will encourage coral growth and a healthy system. With it’s 360° magnetic mount, the Octo Pulse can easily get the flow precisely where you need it. The rear of the Octo Pulse has a convex rounded shape, which fits...

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Jan26

Maxspect Turbine Duo 101: Assembly, Installation and Operation.

Maxspect, the company known for their innovative LED lighting fixtures and game changing Gyre flow pumps has just released the very first expandable water pump. [CVtv] covers how to install as operate this new pump. T Maxspect Turbine Duo is the first expandable water pump available for the freshwater and marine industry, making it an ideal candidate for multi-purpose applications such as a return pump(s), feed manifolds, media...

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