Flipper Nano algae cleaner brings the magnetic flipping action to smaller tanks

The Flipper Nano is a miniaturization of the popular Flipper, flipping algae magnet. Hiding out in the CoralVue booth, the Flipper Nano is a blue, and roughly about half the size of the original Flipper. Flipper rates its nano model…

SeeClear MagSleeves bring new life to algae magnets

Sometimes the best ideas are also the simplest ones, as evidenced by the new MagSleeve from SeeClear. Matt Conrad and the acrylic¬†scratch¬†repair experts at SeeClear specialize in making old acrylic tanks clear again, and they wanted a way for their…

CoralVue to carry Flipper Cleaner product line

We just learned that CoralVue is now the exclusive North American distributor for the Flipper Cleaner product line. The Flipper is a magnet algae scraper and cleaner that allows you to flip sides with a twist of the outer handle.…

RoboSnail one step closer to being released

The RoboSnail automated aquarium cleaner by AquaGenesis is one step closer to being released as the units have moved out of beta and into final production mode. To highlight this big event, AquaGenesis unveiled its website along with pricing and…

The Algae Magnet scrapers of InterZoo 2012

Rather than hashing out all of the new algae magnet scrapers of InterZoo 2012 one by one, we thought it would be easier to give you all the full rundown in one go. After all, a magnet is a magnet…

New Mag Float Scrape is available now (updated)

The Mag Float Scrape is a larger, heavier duty floating magnet with a scraping front end like the Mag-Flip. We saw the first version of the Mag Float Scrape at Interzoo in Germany over a year ago when it was…

Nimble Nano & Nimble Super: hands on and comparison of this capable algae scraping magnet

The Nimble Nano and Nimble Super are two models from a reef DIYer turned manufacturer Jerome Mopsik. We love it when a company focuses on a single product or market category as it means that they will usually pay attention…

MagScrape floating algae magnet with removable blade from Mag Float

The Mag Scrap algae magnet for cleaning aquarium glass is a new product from the only company that doesn’t make “sinking magnets”, Mag Float. It’s funny how many people have DIY’d scraping solutiong for Mag Floats, usually in a fixed…

Two Little Fishies algae magnet scraper cleans the inside of tubing

Looks like Sprung’s Two Little Fishies aquarium product company has come out with a specialized algae magnet that can clean the inside of aquarium tubing. Many aquarists won’t be tripping over themselves to bump this aquarium cleaning accessory to the…