AquaMaxx CR-1 nano Calcium Reactor hangs on to a lot of nice parts for 140 bucks

When the AquaMaxx Nano Calcium Reactor CR-1 first showed up on our doorstep, our first thought was that the price of this calcium reactor is no reflection on the quality of the build, design or components of the AquaMaxx CR-1.…

Marine Depot spruces up Education Center

Marine Depot recently completed an overhaul to its Education Center, including new educational tools as well as streamlining the information all in one handy dashboard. Marine Depot has done a nice job putting together resources that are handy to the…

Win a Free Willy DVD/Blu Ray from Marine Depot

Marine Depot has teamed up with Warner Brothers to promote the DVD/Blu-Ray release of Free Willy: Escape from Pirate’s Cove.  The movie should be enjoyed of aquarium hobbyists of all ages, especially kids. You can win your own copy of…

Sweet: Marine Depot releases Firefox plugin

I’m a huge Firefox fan. So its no surprise that my happiness level just jumped unexpectedly when I found out that Marine Depot released a Firefox search plugin. The search plugin allows you to search the site of Marine Depot,…

Marine Depot’s Forum Giveaway

Marine Depot has a new giveaway (disclosure: they sponsor RB) that is celebrating their newly designed forum. The contest is actually pretty simple, post a comment in their thread and then you’ll be entered into their contest. You can win…

C-scope refractometer from JBJ can be read by seeing impaired

JBJ C-scope refractometers is the newest addition to JBJ’s line of products and it aims to at least make the dern thing easier to read. In addition to the usual automatic temperature compensation, easy calibration and a rugged build, the…

Marine Depot takes gloves off, issues Best Price Guarantee

Marine Depot (disclosure: they sponsor RB) which is the largest marine supplier in the United States has a program that few people have known about. It’s their Best Price Guarantee which is pretty neat actually. Here is how it works,…

Contest: Marine Depot T-shirt

The kind folks at Marine Depot have given us a handy T-shirt. On the front it reads “Dead Fish stink”, and indeed they do. How do you enter? Just leave a comment on the blog. This contest will be open…

Marine Depot shutters Livestock business

There was once a time when everyone and their grandma was setting up online or mail order livestock vending like boomtowns of the old West. You just couldn’t keep track of all the livestock newcomers. In a seeming fit of…

Marine Depot gets cozy with Red Sea Max 250, pre order is up

It looks like Marine Depot is the first in the US to put a pre-order up for Red Sea’s Max 250 model. A model that is increasingly popular. While we reported the retail price to come in around $1499, Marine…