Red Sea ReefDose 2 & ReefDose 4 Available Next Month

The Red Sea ReefDose is an exciting new aquarium dosing tool that we first learned about way back in 2018 but it’s finally here. Red Sea is offering their dedicated dosing machine in two models, the two channel ReefDose 2…

We Tanked our pH Using Automation, but the Fix is Simple

For the last few years we’ve been part of a cabal urging reefers to really push their aquarium pH ever higher to achieve robust stony coral growth. There are lots of little things you can do to elevate the pH…

How We Manually Dose a Spectrum of Additives at the Studio

Dosing of liquid additives is one of the most important aspects of routine aquarium maintenance, and paramount to having a healthy, growing reef tank. Despite this being such a critical part of a reef aquarium regime, the conversation about dosing…

Versa Dosing Pump Hands On & Review [Video]

The Versa dosing pump has been in development for a really long time, but it’s now finally shipping to dealers around the world. We’ve seen prototypes of the Versa motor, planetary drive and other key components in development at Ecotech…

Kamoer X1 Review: A Nearly Flawless Programmable Dosing Pump

The Kamoer X1 is a wirelessly controlled single channel dosing pump and the natural evolution of what these standalone dosers should be. With nary a button, screen or any kind of physical way to interface with the a Kamoer X1…

Kamoer X1 Micropump has Wireless Control for only $60!

The Kamoer X1 Micropump is a new liquid metering device which packs a ton of features in a small size and a tiny price to match. At $59 we’d be pretty happy with the Kamoer X1 if it performed a…

Using Pump Bottles to dose ‘other’ Additives

In the last few years automated dosing of the major elements through dosing pumps using several channels has become widespread, almost commonplace among average reefers. Having dedicated dosing channels for calcium, buffer & magnesium is a great way to keep…

Macro Aqua’s AK65 Liquid Doser Has Built-In Reservoirs

Macro Aqua is an aquarium manufacturer from Taiwan that sure does have a knack for creative aquarium devices. Their square protein skimmer with a completely new design definitely turned some heads in the last few months, and their AK65 &…

Five New Products Shaping The Future Of Reef Tanks Part 3 : Smart Dosing Pumps

While we may not have been able to foresee the advent of Alkalinity Machines and Roll Filters, the need for dosing in our aquariums has been around for a very long time, and dosing pumps have been around in some…

ReefGrow Launches the First Basic Aquarium Magnetic Stirrer

Magnetic Stirrers have not yet become widespread in the aquarium hobby but that’s about to change with a new device from ReefGrow. The new magnetic stirrers from ReefGrow are the first┬ábasic stirrers that turn on and off, and don’t need…