Deltec MCX300 protein skimmer introduces novel inside out waste cup design

The Detlec MCX300 protein skimmer has a tiny footprint to run inside small sumps, and an entry level price point so it can stay inside modest budgets. For just 119€ ($145) the Deltec MCX300 comes with an MCE 300 needle…

Deltec SC1455 is a name-brand skimmer with an attractive feature set and price point

The Deltec SC1455 protein skimmer has a surprisingly entry-level price point from the renowned German manufacturer. With the hot white custom AquaBee needle wheel pump inside the skimmer body, the Deltec SC1455 has cut down its in-sump footprint as well…

H2Ocean fluidised media reactor kit comes with everything you need to get your carbon/gfo/biopellets on

The FMR75 Fluidized Reactor kit is everything you need to get flow around your water polishing media. Having worked more than a decade in retail aquarium stores, we have sold countless media reactors over the years. although it’s always an…

Exclusive: Manual protein skimmer head cleaner from Deltec is so simple it’s brilliant

The manual protein skimmer head cleaner from Deltec is an idea so simple that you’d think it would have been conceived and built well before we had these $1000 self cleaning heads that cost more than the skimmer. What can…

Seeing the light: LED optics explained

LED lighting is beginning to take hold in the aquarium hobby and it can be a very complex subject to master when trying to make an informed purchase decision as a consumer. We touched on the topic of underdriving or…

Simon Garratt joins team Deltec over at D-D Aquarium Solutions

Simon Garratt might be one of the few British Reefers we know, but he’s still one of our favorite reefers. Si gave a great keynote presentation at IMAC West where he demonstrated that he is a very sensible hobbyist who…

Deltec’s new TC & SC water pump displayed

Deltec sent us over these shots of their new wonder pump. If you haven’t had a chance to see this new pump in action, then you are really missing out. Deltec has also solved the problem wherein sometimes pumps start…

Deltec TC & SC skimmer lines get priced for North American market

We have finally received pricing for the TC & SC skimmer lines that have been teasing us with their hot iPod whiteness for some time now. In case you’ve forgotten these new skimmers feature some of the hottest pumps around,…

Deltec’s new TC 3070S protein skimmer sucks a ton of air

You thought that Deltec was set with their new line of SC and TC skimmer lines. So did we. But they aren’t. A new TC3070S model has popped up. Our first question, what does the “S” stand for in TC3070S?…

TC 3070 from Deltec deemed to satisfy gunk geeks

Why is it that we like to put our finger into things and pull out skimmer junk ? It’s a relatively common thing to do. But just to be sure, we are all clear that a protein skimmer skims organic…