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Panta Rhei’s CD42 scratch removal tool can be used underwater

Germany’s progressive Panta Rhei aquarium store has teased an interesting acrylic tank polishing device called CD42 on its social media channels. Built in collaboration with New Wave Aquarium Concepts, the tool is a handheld sander/polisher aimed at polishing scratches out…

Tunze Multi Tube Holder Secures Dosing Lines for only $12.99

The Tunze Multi Tube Holder is an ingenious take on one of the most useful but often overlooked aquarium accessories, the basic dosing line holder. We’ve seen these simple gadgets developed into dozens of different versions which are usually of…

The Next Wave 60 is TMC’s new nano tank bundle

Tropical Marine Centre has launched a new nano tank called The Next Wave 60. Aimed at countertop reefing, this one looks superficially similar to other All-In-One tanks on the market, but drill down into the detail and it’s a pretty…

Streamline Water Changes using the Bucket Hose Holder Thingy

We’ve all been there before, you’re siphoning some water out of a tank and getting a little too focused on removing the detritus from the hard to see reaches of the aquarium and the end of the hose falls out…

New Flipper Edge in Standard & Max Sizes Doubles Your Scraping

The Flipper Edge is an exciting new larger algae cleaning magnet from Flipper Aquarium Products which leans into a whole lot of advanced and premium features. Much like the Tunze Care Magnets the scraping side of the Flipper Edge rests…

Fluval T-Series Heater Completes Hagen’s T, E, M, P, Bingo

The Fluval T Series is the the fourth model of water warmers by the venerable Hagen brand from Canada. Most companies have one, maybe two lines of aquarium heaters but with the Fluval T Series Hagen completes their heater catalog cleverly…

Eshopps Deskmate is an AIO everyone has the space for

Eshopps has launched a new desktop aquarium called Deskmate. Best known for their acrylic sumps, skimmers, and overflows, the twenty-year-old company has now produced an All-In-One acrylic pico tank, and we gotta say it looks like fun! Deskmate is just…

Hanna releases much-anticipated Marine Magnesium Checker

Hanna Instruments has completed the reefkeeping set with the release of its Magnesium tester. Joining Alkalinity, Calcium, Nitrate, and Phosphate, Hanna users can now utilize a Hanna product to test the Magnesium levels in their reef tanks, from 1000-1800ppm.  For…

Trimma citrum is a new mesophotic pygmygoby from Vanuatu

A new species of pygmygoby has been described from deep reefs in the Western Pacific. Named Trimma citrum, it’s been described from a single male specimen collected 380 feet (116m) down on the west coast of Tutuba Island, on the…

The Museum of Aquarium & Pet History [Video]

You young whippersnappers that are newer to the aquarium hobby are essentially spoiled with choices and options when it comes to all kinds of aquarium gear with thousands of companies vying to sell you something for your aquarium past time.…