Elos LED Technology animated GIF reveals new features of next E-Lite

The Elos E-Lite has been on the market for a couple of years now and with the rapid advancement of LED technology, we are very excited to see that the next E-Lite will more than just an incremental upgrade of…

Multichip LED spotlights from Blue Moon Aquatic will be crankin 30 watts in three colors

The LED track light pendant system from the team at Blue Moon Aquatics is a cool new multichip LED powered light that we spotted at MAX last weekend. These two units are early phase prototypes running at 20 watts, with…

Elos teases new LED lighting system

Oh Elos. How you tease us so. While everyone knows that most European companies wait to release any new products at the largest pet tradeshow in the world, Interzoo. That doesn’t stop Elos from teasing a new production lighting system…

50 Years of TUNZE 1960-2010

We are extremely pleased to welcome a great inaugural post by our newest contributor, Mirko Belosevic, who will become the Reef Builders Eastern European correspondent. Mirko is a professional aquarist and writer, he is the former editor and publisher of…

Elos Mini Aquarium vanishes from website, upgrade in the works?

A quick glance at the Elos Europe website and you might notice something missing. The Elos system Mini which is a very popular seller for nano aquariums has vanished from the website. Generally when this happens either Elos is discontinuing…

New Elos suncolor LED captured on video

Elos has released a video of their new Suncolor LED module in action. The module which looks like the original Elos suncolor that used a 150 HQI metal halide bulb, but instead this module uses all LEDs. A quick glance…

New Red Sea Max model coming in 2010?

You remember those rumors about the Red Sea Max 250D model? The “D” referring to upgraded internals, faster pumps, better lighting, in other words it would be more drool worthy to any reef hobbyist. After a quiet period with the…

Fauna Marin Ultra Min-D finally makes it stateside

While Europe has been enjoying the wonderfulness that is Ultra Min D from Fauna Marin for quite some time, us Americans haven’t been given the opportunity to experience what this new product is all about. Originally released in Interzoo in…

Korallen Zucht Frag Soft Socket kit

While we originally spied this frag system back at Interzoo, we finally are starting to see adoption in the US and UK markets. This frag system is winning praise from anyone using it, as fragging soft corals is some what…

Fauna Marin’s Timo coral epoxy now shipping

We originally spied this glue back at interzoo 2008 and since that time Fauna Marin apparently hasn’t released this glue up until now. The glue is your standard epoxy like substance that can be used to affix corals and live…