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AquaC Nano Remora Protein Skimmer Review

AquaC Nano Remora Protein Skimmer Review

DESCRIPTION:
The Nano Remora is virtually identical to the standard Remora, except that we shortened the overall height of the skimmer so that it would fit on a nano reef. Driven by a Maxi Jet 900, this skimmer is capable of maintaining excellent water quality on smaller systems.

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Seachem PhosGuard Review

Seachem PhosGuard Review

DESCRIPTION
PhosGuard is a high capacity and high efficiency filtration product for removing phosphates and silicates from marine or fresh water aquaria. PhosGuard has a working capacity to remove 20 to 60 mg/L phosphate in 100 gallons with a similar impact on silicates. It may be used continuously or intermittently, and will not release removed phosphate. [...]

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Aquarium System Maxi-Jet Powerhead Review

Aquarium System Maxi-Jet Powerhead Review

DESCRIPTION
Maxi-Jet®PH pump and power head is ideal for powering undergravel filters or creating internal water movement from its fully rotational output. The Maxi-Jet®PH incorporates a venturi aeration device to provide optimal aeration and gas exchange in the aquarium. A silencer keeps the venturi aeration device operating quietly. An adjustable air filter permits the user to [...]

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Aquarium Corals - Selection, Husbandry and Natural History

Aquarium Corals - Selection, Husbandry and Natural History

DESCRIPTION:
Eric Borneman offers an authoritative, comprehensive, and fully illustrated guide to appropriate aquarium species, including a diversity of soft corals, as well as popular and rare large-polyp and small-polyp stony corals. More than 700 world-class photographs and text reviewed by leading coral biologists and coral keepers guides the reader through the selection and husbandry of [...]

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Hagen AquaClear Foam Filter Insert Review

Hagen AquaClear Foam Filter Insert Review

DESCRIPTION
The Hagen AquaClear Foam Filter Insert works through mechanical filtration, trapping debris and unwanted material. The foam is specially designed with optimum pore size for the most efficient filtration and amazing results. The Bio-Filtration Cycle Guard also ensures a constant cycle of beneficial bacteria to properly regulate the environment.

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Weipro Skimmers Review

Weipro Skimmers Review

REVIEW
Two years ago I bought a Weipro Skimmer SA-2017 for an 80 gallon FOWLR tank. After buying 120 lbs of live rock at $10/pound and a brand new tank, my budget was a quite low so I decided to save a little by choosing a Weipro skimmer. They are the cheapest skimmers I know.
To be [...]

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Reef Crystal Sea Salt<br> <em>From Instant Ocean</em>

Reef Crystal Sea Salt
From Instant Ocean

DESCRIPTION
Enriched formulation. Optimum effectiveness. Formulated specially for use in reef aquariums, Reef Crystals contains essential ocean reef elements in concentrations greater than those found in natural sea water: - Extra Calcium to help ensure the growth of large and small polyp stony corals as well as coralline algae; - Extra Trace Elements to provide an [...]

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Hagen Fluval Plus Internal Filters Review

Hagen Fluval Plus Internal Filters Review

DESCRIPTION
The powerful and immediate waste removal capabilities make these ideal “quick filters” for polishing aquarium water. Includes rim clamp and suction cup. Models 2, 3, and 4 have directional flow control and an extra chamber for carbon. Models 3 and 4 have adjustable flow control. Submersible.

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Poly Bio Filter Pad review

Poly Bio Filter Pad review

DESCRIPTION
The POLY-FILTER is for filtering and purifying both fresh and salt water aquariums. It is a formulation of a special patented material bonded to a synthetic matrix. By means of a unique proprietary process, the POLY-FILTER is made impervious to salt and is also organic loving to certain materials. It can absorb and adsorb contaminants [...]

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Seachem Reef Advantage Calcium Review

Seachem Reef Advantage Calcium Review

DESCRIPTION
Reef Advantage Calcium™ is equivalent to dry Reef Complete™. It is a non-caustic (pH 8.3-8.6) optimized blend of ionic calcium designed to restore and maintain calcium levels found in natural seawater. Calcium and carbonates are essential to all coral growth. If either becomes deficient, coral growth will cease, followed by a rapid decline in coral [...]

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