D-D’s ClariSea Gen 3 roller filter offers faster and easier set up than before

An upgraded version of a popular automatic fleece filter has been spotted on sale in the UK. Like the Gen 2 before it, the new ClariSea Gen 3 looks to come in two sizes, capable of handling flow rates of up to 3000 and 5000lph.

Deltec VF8000 is More Than Just a Larger Roll Filter

The Deltec VF8000 is a new model of automatic filter roll that is not only rated for a higher capacity, but also seems to introduce some much appreciated refinements to make it work better than ever. The Deltec VF fleece…

Filtertronic Packs 1,850 GPH in a Tiny Footprint

The Filtertronic is the latest new product category to be in the pipeline for Focustronic, teased this past weekend as a single photograph. Following on their moving LED lights, automatic alkalinity controller, and five-channel peristaltic doser, the Filtertronic joins the…

How to Optimize the Installation of an Automatic Filter Roll

It’s no secret that we’ve become pretty big fans of Automatic Filter Rolls as a potent replacement for using mechanical filter socks. We don’t want to think about how many hours we’ve spent cleaning them, how many gallons of water…

Deltec Fleece Filter, Hands On with the VF4000 and VF6000

Deltec’s been making quite a renewed push into the advanced aquarium equipment market this past year and the Fleece Filter is the latest addition to their catalog of innovation. We spied a few details about Deltec’s Automatic filter roll device…

Smaller Single Eco Fleece Dreambox Now Available from Royal Exclusiv

The Eco Fleece Dreambox by Royal Exclusiv is one of the most feature-rich and customizable automatic filter rolls available for aquariums and now there’s a smaller size for your consideration. Like its larger brother, the Small Eco Fleece Dreambox has…

Geo’s Reef Rollermat Sumps Debuting at MACNA

MACNA is always a sure fire place to see some great new reef gear but Geo’s Reef is teasing us with something that we’ve really wanted for a long time. The Rollermat Sump is Geo’s Reef’s first crack at building…

How Much Waste Does a Filter Roll Remove?

Since the advent of automatic filter rolls, no one has been more keen on this approach to mechanical filtration making it to consumer grade than us. Since 2010 we’ve watched as automatic filter rolls have gotten smaller, cheaper, and more…

New Dreambox Fleece Filters from Royal Exclusiv

The Fleece Filter Dreamboxes from Royal Exclusiv include two new devices to automatically filter aquarium water in an external form factor. Royal Exclusiv was far from the first company to offer the aquarium hobby an automatic filter roll but their…

Thieling Rollermat Compact Goes Inside the Sump

The Thieling Rollermat Compact is a great new automatic filter roll from the company that brought the aquarium world the first affordable version of this device. Where the Thieling Rollermat is almost a sump unto itself and requires a considerable amount…