IceCap 1K Gyre Flow Pump

IceCap has been busy recently and among its latest releases are the next iteration of the gyre pump dubbed the IceCap 1K Gyre Flow Pump. Similar to the IceCap 3K Gyre Flow pumps we saw last year, the IceCap 1K Gyre…

IceCap 3K Gyre Generation Flow Pump licences Maxspect technology
The new IceCap 3K Gyre Generation Flow Pump looks a lot like the Maxspect Gyre pumps and that's because IceCap licensed the technology from Maxspect to produce a budget-friendly gyre pump. The IceCap 3k Gyre is rated for up to…
MaxSpect uses novel method to demonstrate water flow

Demonstrating the complex fluid dynamics that occur when water flow moves in an aquarium is a tall order. Not many have tried to explain it, let alone demonstrate how water moves in real time, but we think MaxSpect has taken…

MaxSpect Gyre XF180 to be unveiled at MACNA

The Gyre XF180 is the newest and largest new model to be officially revealed by MaxSpect, and it will be formally displayed at MACNA 2015 in Washington D.C. next weekend. The FX180 marks the third new model of powerful Gyre…

IceCap Gyre Interface Module now shipping for $99

The IceCap Gyre Interface Module is an interesting new device from CoralVue which proves that the aquarium hobby is stronger through collaboration. Made by CoralVue under the IceCap brand, the IceCap Gyre Interface Module connects the Gyre Pump made by…

New rubber mount dramatically reduces noise of MaxSpect Gyre pump

The MaxSpect Gyre has been making literal waves in the aquarium water pump space for the last several months and the larger XF150 is a beast of a water mover. The 50 watt DC motor powering the large, dual-vaned gyre…

Maxspect Gyre XF130 coming soon

The Maxspect Gyre has made quite a commotion in the water moving department recently and for those of you wanting to get your gyre on but want something smaller, check out the upcoming Maxspect Gyre XF130. The original Maxspect Gyre…

Gyre Flow: What a difference ten years can make

The year is 2003¬†and I was just starting to delve into the first year of real marine science courses like ecology, oceanography, and fluid dynamics. At that time I’d already been keeping marine aquariums for 8 years and i was…

MaxSpect Gyre pump gets its first real close up

When it is finally released to the public in a couple of months, the MaxSpect Gyre pump will undoubtedly be one of the hottest new reef aquarium devices to hit the scene in a really long time. The completely new…

MaxSpect Riptide is the first pump specifically designed to create gyre flow

The MaxSpect Riptide is arguably one of the most exciting products released at InterZoo which comes to us from a company better known for their LED lighting innovations. First we had centrifugal pumps, then we had propeller pumps, and now…