AI Nano Sol LED with touch controls for reals

The AI Nano Sol LED is a very exciting new product from AquaIllumination, the LED performance leaders, which first brought Cree XP goodness to the aquarium world. Following on the widespread popularity of their AI Sol LED, AquaIllumination has put…

AcanLighting A104 LED light is completely silent without fans

The AcanLight A104 is a novel new number from AcanLighting that rocks the PAR values with no fans and no noise. Acan Lighting is displaying this new model on the MACNA show floor which is loaded with three strips of…

Vortech MP60 delivers up to 5500 GPH for $695

The Vortech MP60 water pump is the EcoTech Marine’s most significant product announcement since the VorTech MP10. After years of serving the mid and high range of aquarium water pumps, the Vortech MP60 delivers a mind busting 5500 GPH while…

Vortech MP60 comparing betas to betas part deux

The Vortech MP60 is one of the biggest product announcements here at MACNA but we wouldn’t be Reef Builders if we hadn’t been testing out a beta version of the Vortech MP60 beforehand. The Vortech MP60 is a pump who’s…

Mysis Feast with PE Mysis coming soon from Reef Nutrition

Reef Nutrition Mysis-Feast is the latest food being added to the convenient line of delectable foods for all your tank’s critters. Using Piscine Energetics PE Mysis Shrimp, the refrigerated food is pre-rinsed and suspended in the same trusted light preservation…

Convertible Maxijet 1200 can do either propellers or impellers

The convertible Maxi Jet is Marineland’s fancy new version of their Maxijet 1200 water pump that ships with a propeller housing. No longer will you have to buy aftermarket mod kits because now the maxijet 1200, 900 and 400 all…

Here’s our top picks for MACNA speaker presentations, what’s yours?

So we’re on our way to MACNA in Orlando and in order to make sure we don’t miss any of the top notch speaker talks, we’ve already programmed alerts into our iPhone for when certain presentations will go down. In…

MASNA Speaks, a new program helping to connect clubs with speakers

The Marine Aquarium Society of North America (MASNA) recently launched “MASNA Speaks”. The program is giving MASNA member clubs the opportunity to bring in a speaker of their choice with MASNA covering up to $300 of the travel expenses. The…

MACNA 2009 in Pictures–The Exhibitors

After the onslaught that was MACNA, we have pictures on some of the booth photos that were on display at MACNA. There was a variety of different booths displayed at MACNA with varying budgets and difficulty with setting up each…

Coralmorphologic is packing corals up right at MACNA

Coralmorphologic (one of our advertisers) is packing up corals right. They brought to the show a bottle of oxygen. This is a great idea which allows the corals you purchase to stay healthy longer. Most coral vendors are are using …