Milwaukee Instruments Handy Photometers for testing phosphate and more

Milwaukee Instruments revealed at PetsFestival last week that they would be releasing a full line of small, compact and affordable handy photometers for testing water chemistry like Phosphate and more. If Milwaukee’s Photometer’s seem like a familiar concept, that’s because…

Hanna Instruments releases new Color of Water and Chromium VI High checkers

Hanna instruments, the makers of those popular little Hanna Checkers has released a few new checkers. The new checkers include Color of Water, and Chromium VI High. While they might not be the best for saltwater application, this is good…

Hanna Checkers alkalinity powder Reagents Replaced with Liquid

Hanna Instruments, the folks behind the popular line of Hanna Checkers made a change to their HI755 alkalinity checker. Several users were reporting of issues with waiting for the powered reagent to dissolve and other inconsistencies with testing results. Hanna…

Reef Builders Staff picks best aquarium products of 2010

It’s hard to believe that a whole year has passed since we last published our list of best aquarium products of 2009. If you needed any indication that 2010 was a big year for aquarium products, consider that last year…

Hanna Alkalinity Checker gets video treatment

[youtube width=”640″ height=”505″]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VypQ_vPvVQg[/youtube] Ever wonder how exactly the Hanna Alkalinity Checker works? The folks at Hanna have released a simple video tutorial putting the handy little product through a test. The Checker line is an affordable way to get a digital,…

Hanna Checker for Marine Alkalinity hitting at $49.50

Hanna Instruments which makes great products like Hanna Checkers is getting official with their new Marine Alkalinity checker.  If you haven’t yet realized , this is going to be so awesome. We can’t tell you how many times we’ve squinted…

Marine Alkalinity pre-order for Hanna Checkers

Hanna Instruments, the company responsible for the popular line of Hanna Checkers has just released their Marine Alkalinity in the wild for pre-orders. This means of course that for those of you testing Alkalinity the old fashioned way you will…

Hanna Checkers for Ammonia and Nitrate ready in 2 months

Those Hanna Checkers for Ammonia and Nitrate that we told you about in June are getting close to being released. We have been told that they are going through final testing with production happening so thereafter. Alkalinity might be released…

More Hanna Checkers in development: magnesium, salinity, and ammonia

Hanna Instruments isn’t content with just adding alkalinity, calcium, and nitrate to their line of Hanna Checkers. The president of the company let slip that they are indeed working on magnesium, salinity, ammonia along with calcium and alkalinity that we…

Hanna Checker Colorimeters will be available in Alkalinity, Calcium, and Nitrate

Hanna Instruments popular “Hanna Checker” line of colorimeters are set to get expanded into other water parameters. With the President of Hanna Instruments Martino touting  on a reef forum that “Alkalinity, Calcium, and  Nitrate” are in the works with possible…