Processing 1,000,000 gallons of water per hour

That is the normal rate in which the filteration systems at the Aquarium of the Pacific. Being home to over 12,000 life animals in the aquarium, your going to need a hefty filteration system. Staci over at Aquarium of the…

Needle Wheel impeller details leak out Fauna Marin Blue line

Not be confused with it’s distand cousin, the mesh wheel impeller. The needle wheel impeller which Fauna Marin is not charging for comes standard in all blue line protein skimmers. With the image we aquired it looks to be a…

Aquavie from France seeks to close the gap

A company that we have touched on before is Aquavie, made in France, they stick to 3 rules with making protein skimming equipment, simplicity, reliability, effectiveness. This continues with their line of protein skimmers that can handle loads from 500…

Fauna Marin impeller appears blue line protein skimmer

We received another picture of a new Fauna marine impeller. We are really short of details at the moment but this appears to be a new model from either a new or existing pump. Not much is known and we…

Blue Line Protein Skimmer from Fauna Marin emerges

With the recent influx of new Fauna Marin products to hit our reef servers here at Reef Builders you would think that it would stop. No sir. Adding to their blue line of protein skimmers is a mysterious model, or…

DIY Protein skimmer uses flat top, unique design

Take a gander a great DIY protein skimmer with a kick. Instead of using a rounded cone shape with neck, which is how most protein skimmers are designed, this one uses a flat top that actually does produce a fair…

As expected, Hydor Wavemaker 4 released with LCD screen

We first reported the Hydor Wavemaker 2 back in Febuary 2008 including video, fast foward about 4 months and Hydor has finally got around to releasing the Hydor wavemaker 4, which as the name suggests allows you to control 4…

Tropic Marine V2 nano protein skimmer

Fresh from Interzoo 2008 a new “high performance” protein skimmers with high build quality. Unlike the other V2 protein skimmers, this is a new nano skimmer for tanks up to 31 gallons. Uses a injection system to create a nice…

Korallen-Zucht’s Revolution Mini Hang On Skimmer released

You can now buy Korallen-Zucht’s newest mini hang on skimmer. Their calling it the Revolution. Designed for aquariums up to  700 litres (150 gallons). No word on price, but it should come in below the standard revolution skimmer line. You…

Tank of the Month May 2008

Congratulations to William1 who won the tank of the month contest for May 2008. Hit the read link for more information about his beautiful tank.