Nov16

Reef Octopus Octo Pulse: Maintenance and Troubleshooting

Today we will cover the maintenance and troubleshooting of the Reef Octopus Octo Pulse variable speed flow pumps. R eef Octopus Octo Pulse pumps are a great addition to any tank.  Their revolutionary mounting bracket makes it easy to install and direct the pump’s flow in any direction you want.  As with any pump, maintenance is key.  Regular maintenance ensures that the pump remains working at peak performance and a long useful...

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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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Sep29

Reef Octopus Kalkwasser Reactor 101

What if I told you there is a simple and economical way to simultaneously dose two of most important supplements for a reef aquarium with a single reactor? Stay tuned! O ver the last year or so, there has been a revival of Kalkwasser use amongst reef aquarists.  What was once a forgotten method; reefers are again using Kalkwasser as a sole source of calcium and alkalinity while others are using it as a supplement to a calcium reactor...

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Aug28

Calcium Reactors Part 2: Assembly & Installation

So, You’ve decided to put the two part dosing days behind and now looking to set up your new Reef Octopus calcium reactor. Need some help setting it up? This is the second video of a 3-video series dedicated to calcium reactors. In Episode 1 of our 3-part series, we explored what is a calcium reactor, what is needed to run a reactor and what to look for when purchasing one for your system. Now that we have all components let dive...

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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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May18

Octo Pulse: Advanced Controlling

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 video we covered the basic fundamentals and new features of the Reef Octopus Octo Pulse Flow Pumps. In this video we will concentrate on connecting your Octo Pulse pump to a 3rd party controller by using an available 0-10 volt port. This makes the Octo Pulse pump very versatile...

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