Jeremy Gay
Jeremy Gay

Senior Editor

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Jeremy Gay is an author, editor, and lifelong fishkeeper, with over twenty years in the marine aquatic sector. His experience includes retail, wholesale, publishing, distribution, marketing, manufacturing, and livestock import. He loves the biology of marine ecosystems as well as marine equipment and tech.

Absolute Ocean is ATI’s saltwater concentrate in a bottle

Here at Reef Builders we pride ourselves on covering new, important reefkeeping products. But we’ll hold our hands up and admit that this four-year-old product by ATI completely passed us by, and on both sides of the Atlantic! Readers will…

Volx Japan Grassy Wing2 comes with coral region and depth adjustment

The Grassy Wing2 is a passively cooled strip light coming out of Japan with a few neat features. It comes in one, two, and three feet long models, with length adjustable mounting legs to fit onto a tank’s side rims.…

Vecton TitanUV by TMC uses Titanium to Boost Sterilization

Tropical Marine Center has this week introduced some interesting technology to its Vecton range of aquarium UV sterilizers. Named Vecton TitanUV, the two new 550 and 850 models use exactly the same 15 and 25-watt T8 germicidal lamps as the…

Panama Aquarium offers custom colors and a closed-loop weir design

French aquarium fabricators Nosy Be Imports have launched a new reef-ready aquarium called Panama. Although available in just one 40”, 110-gallon size, Panama more than makes up for the lack of models by offering a choice of cabinet color, pipework…

Microbes found to degrade popular fish medication

A team of researchers from Northwestern University has discovered microorganisms that eat the drug Chloroquine Phosphate.  An anti-malarial drug for humans, Chloroquine has also been used as an anti-parasite treatment for fish since the 1970s and is widely used by…

Reef Flare bar side mount kit allows 180-degree rotational adjustment

Every LED light bar should have a tank mounting solution and Reef Factory have just launched theirs.

Maxspect’s Jump protein skimmer gets a double capacity bigger brother

The company that brought us the Razor, Gyre, and Aeraqua Duo has added a new, larger skimmer model to its Jump, value equipment range. Called the MJ-SK800, the 800 model shares all of the features of the MJ-SK400 but with…

Captive Bubble coral bommie is 24 years young

A quarter of a century-old Bubble coral has just turned up at an LFS in the UK. Traded in to make room in his display tank, the previous owner admitted to taking it into his garage and having to break…

AF Rock is Aquaforest’s man-made reef rock

With live rock shipments few and far between these days, manufacturers and hobbyists have had to turn to mined or man-made alternatives instead. And Aquaforest is one such rock provider with their latest version, AF Rock, although they’re not new…

Reef Flow 2.0 is Tropical Marine Centre’s compact new wavemaker

Tropical Marine Centre has launched a new DC wave pump range called Reef Flow 2.0. Available in three sizes, 2.0 replaces the previous Reef Tide S range and features a new slimmed-down controller, improved electronics, and a choice of three…