IceCap Salinity & Temperature Digital Pocket Tester

Tired of checking your tank’s salinity with a plastic hydrometer or blurry and hard to read refractometer? Do I have the perfect solution for you!  Stay tuned! Salinity while sometimes considered secondary and often taken for granted is crucial to the health of our aquarium inhabitants.  Generally, the specific gravity of salt water is around 1.025 or 33 parts per thousands.  While fish can tolerate swings that are higher or lower,...

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Maxspect Nano-Tech Bio-Media

Want to maximize your coral real estate without compromising your filtration system?  Stay tuned to find out how! Over the last few years there has been a trend on aquariums that have a high volume of corals and fish but also keeping rock and landscaping to a minimum.  The use of negative space makes such tanks absolutely stunning by bringing emphasis on the colorful corals and fish rather than walls or mountains of rock. In order to...

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AutoAqua: Aquarium Security System

When it comes to aquariums we are constantly trying to stay a few steps ahead of Murphy’s Law. Stick with us and I will show you three simple devices that can safeguard your aquarium against common malfunctions. The law of averages states that accidents will happen.  It is not a matter of if but instead, when.  That doesn’t mean that as responsible hobbyists we cannot take precautions that help reduce the risk.  AutoAqua, the makers...

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Maxspect Connect 101: Installation and Setup

Want to control your Maxspect products via your mobile device?   It is incredible how technology has changed over the last decade.  It is hard to believe that this little device here has far more computing power than the machines that helped NASA and the US put the first human on the moon.   In today’s world, our dependence on mobile phones has exceeded the mere receive/send calls or text messages. Today, we rely on our phones to give...

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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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Waveline WavePuck: VDM Advanced Control

Are you looking to make your new Waveline WavePuck pump work with your Apex by Neptune Systems?  In this video we will concentrate on connecting your WavePuck pump to a 3rd party controller by using an available 0-10 volt port. This makes the WavePuck pump very versatile and almost universally compatible with most system controllers like the Neptune Systems’s APEX or the Reef Angel.  I will show you how to program your APEX controller...

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