Oct11

CoralVue and Friends at Reef-A-Palooza California 2018

So, if you missed Reef-A-Palooza California 2018, watch our 4-Video [CVtv] Series Thank you to everyone that took the time to visit our booth at this year’s Reef-A-Palooza California. Like all previous RAP events, the showroom was filled with hobbyists and professionals all taking advantage of what Reef-A-Palooza had to offer. If you missed Reef-A-Palooza California 2018, watch our 4-Video Series.. For the latest information and...

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Aug19

Klir Drop-In Fleece Filter 101: Assembly and Installation

In this exciting episode, we will cover the assembly and installation of the brand new Klir filter by CoralVue! By far, one of the biggest husbandry complaints from reefers today is a filter sock. While the benefits of filter socks are undeniable, so are the frustrations. Filter socks help us keep our tanks clean by filtering water and trapping debris making it easy for us to remove. The problem is that they still require us to...

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Jul23

Alkatronic 101: Installation, Setup & Configuration

Today on [CVtv] we are going over the setup and installation of the Alkatronic Alkalinity Controller. Arguably, Alkalinity is widely used as a way to gauge the overall stability of a reef tank.  If our alkalinity is within our desired range, it is safe to assume that most other elements like Calcium and Magnesium are within acceptable range as well. There is a wide array of opinions as to how often someone should test Alkalinity.  Up...

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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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Jun15

IceCap K1-Nano Skimmer 101: Assembly, Installation & Operation

Are you looking to make your new Octo Pulse Flow Pump work with your APEX by Neptune Systems or other advanced 3rdparty controllers?  Stay tuned! In a previous post we covered IceCap K1 130, 160 and 200 models. Like the rest of the K1 series the Nano is master crafted from robust PVC and high quality acrylic. The IceCap K1 Nano is a remarkably compact skimmer that offers a new level of refined filtration for marine aquariums ranging...

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