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Salifert Flatworm eXit Review

Salifert Flatworm eXit Review

DESCRIPTION
Flatworms can be toxic to reef life if they are allowed to flourish in your aquarium. Get rid of them fast with Flatworm eXit. This solution is safe to all reef organisms, but takes care of flatworms quickly.

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Premium Blue Refractometer Review

Premium Blue Refractometer Review

DESCRIPTION
The RHS series of portable refractometers is designed to measure the salinity of sea water and saline solutions of similar concentration. One scale checks the NaCl levels with the range of 0-100 ppt (with 1 ppt scale divisions) and the other scale gauges Specific Gravity with a range of 1.000 to 1.070 ( /- 0.001 [...]

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Algone Review

Algone Review

DESCRIPTION:
Correct nutrient imbalances and clear cloudy water. Maintaining an established tank with Algone helps prevent many frustrating problems related to bad water quality. Algone helps keep the aquarium crystal clear.

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Current USA Fission Nano Skimmer Review

Current USA Fission Nano Skimmer Review

DESCRIPTION
With a height of 6.5″ and 2″ in diameter, the Current USA Fission Nano Skimmer has been design for the nano aquarium.  It is powered by a powerhead pump (84 gallons/hour) and should be easy to install and is recommended for aquarium up to 12 gallons. However, I would not recommend it for tanks over [...]

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American Marine Pinpoint Salinity Monitor Review

American Marine Pinpoint Salinity Monitor Review

DESCRIPTION
Pinpoint Salinity Monitor™ will accurately and immediately measure the amount of salt in any marine or freshwater system. The reading is fully temperature compensated, which is difficult or impossible with nearly any commercial hydrometer. The conversion chart will precisely show the corresponding density (specific gravity) or % salt (refractometer) values. This monitor is especially useful [...]

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Milwaukee Co2 Regulator Review

Milwaukee Co2 Regulator Review

DESCRIPTION:
The Milwaukee Instruments MA957 Solenoid Valve, CO2 Regulator with Bubble Counter also includes a needle valve and comes with dual gauge. The left gauge meters tank capacity and the right gauge meters flow. The needle valve flow control provides for precise measurement. The solenoid valve comes with a 1.5 meter power cord.

REVIEW:
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Seachem Flourish Trace Review

Seachem Flourish Trace Review

DESCRIPTION
Flourish Trace™ supplies a broad range of trace elements demonstrated to be necessary for proper plant health and growth (see right panel for signs of deficiencies). Trace elements are normally depleted by utilization, oxidation and precipitation. The latter two processes occur more rapidly than with other micronutrients. This makes it important to restore trace elements [...]

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Seachem Onyx Sand review

Seachem Onyx Sand review

DESCRIPTION
Onyx Sand™ is a specially fracted, stable porous clay gravel for the natural planted aquarium. Its appearance is best suited to planted aquaria, but may be used in any aquarium environment. Being carbonate rich, Onyx Sand™ provides an advantage to any plants able to utilize bicarbonates. Although ideally suited to planted aquaria, it may be [...]

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Two Little Fish Phosban Reactor Review

Two Little Fish Phosban Reactor Review

DESCRIPTION:
The PhosBan Reactor 150 is designed with the upflow principle to achieve the most efficient use of ECO phos or other chemical filter media. By pushing water from the bottom upward through a dispersion plate, the reactor gently fluidizes the media and forces an even distribution of water through it, which prevents channeling. One reactor [...]

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Salifert Calcium Test Kit Review

Salifert Calcium Test Kit Review

DESCRIPTION
The Salifert Calcium Test Kit is capable in resolving the calcium content in 10 mg/L steps. The color change is sharp and facilitates the detection of small but highly significant fluctuations in the calcium concentration. Salifert is the only one in offering a true accuracy and precision as claimed.
The kit can perform approx. 50 - [...]

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