Acan Lighting LED fixture looks like rebadged Eco-Lamps KR-92

Acan Lighting has recently thrown a rudimentary webpage up to showcase their forthcoming LED fixture. The funny things is, this promotional image looks suspiciously identical to another LED fixture from Hong Kong. There’s many things that the Acan Light could…

AGA aquascaping contest delivers stunning freshwater views

The 2009 Aquatic Gardener’s Association International Aquascaping Competition is up online and has some inspirational eye candy from our freshwater brethren. Aquscaping seems to be one of the things we are constantly striving to master and at times, is probably…

KR92 EcoLamps LED light hands-on

The KR92 EcoLamp LED light fixture from Hong Kong is just the latest unreleased (in the US) product that RB has groped for the benefit of our readers. The KR92 is a decent LED light fixture we reported months ago…

Eco Lamp LED system seen in the wild

The Eco lamp LED system which happens to be made in Hong Kong doesn’t look at all like a bad unit. We received  in the wild shots of the newest LED system that will eventually make its way over to…

Bubble King 650 skimmer from Royal Exclusiv, not for the faint at heart

We know how it is, having a 5,300 gallon aquarium and not sure how to extract all those proteins from your aquarium. You could however get Royal Exclusiv to custom make you a Bubble King 650 skimmer which is exactly…

Clean Up Crew: The Short Version by Ronald Shimek, Ph. D.

If an aquarist desires to have a captive reef in their aquarium, it is essential that they try to include all levels of a normal ecosystem. Our little reefs are really small artificial ecosystems and to avoid problems, all the…

Another Crazy King Bicolor Angelfish scored by Bali Aquarium!

It’s been a while since we documented a crazy looking Bicolor Angelfish and weird Angelfish are one of our favorite marine life topics. Even if Centropyge bicolor is a very common fish, Xanthic or aberrant morphs of that particular species…

Golden Clownfish pictures highlight this most exquisite reef fish

The Golden CLownfish of Dr. Chung stunned the world yesterday with only a short, not too well focused video. Well if you thought that was something, just wait until you get a load of these fresh pictures Dr. Chung made…

Cone protein skimmers, the skoner roundup

Now that the cone protein skimmer bandwagon is in full swing, it’s time for a recap of which company is making what. With all the new skoners popping up these days, you might be overwhelmed at the choice of cone…