Compact 6 Protein Skimmer from Grey Seas Aquatics balances performance and value

The Compact 6 protein skimmer from Grey Seas Aquatics is a surprising balancing act of quality and value, performance and ease of servcing. The Compact 6 protein skimmer does all this while still delivering an American made product with an…

iTech’s slimline model 100 is on a diet

iTech is a custom skimmer company that makes various types of skimmers depending on your needs and budget. While making some seriously large protein skimmers, one caught our attention. The  slimline” model 100 skimmer mod takes the pump and places…

Deltec announces self-cleaning head unit for SC and TC skimmers

Deltec has just announced new cleaning heads for the company’s new line of SC and TC protein skimmers we recently wrote about, keeping your skimmer clean and operating as efficiently as possible. The new cleaning heads are low profile to…

Fine-crafted Shoei skimmers show that small Beckett skimmers are still popular in Japan

Downdraft and Beckett skimmers are still extreme foam fractioning workhorses despite the current trends toward cone and needle wheel designs hitting the market and our reefkeeping brothers and sisters in Japan are proving these smaller, finely-crafted skimmers are alive and…

Deltec’s new TC 3070S protein skimmer sucks a ton of air

You thought that Deltec was set with their new line of SC and TC skimmer lines. So did we. But they aren’t. A new TC3070S model has popped up. Our first question, what does the “S” stand for in TC3070S?…

MSX300A protein skimmer from Marine Solutions still isn’t available yet

Way back in May, Marine Solutions announced their new MSX300A protein skimmer. They teased that the price would be $1799 poking fun at higher-end skimmers only to reveal that the price would be around $800. The skimmer has a foot…

VS Series from Euro Reef VS 135 gets its picture taken

Euro Reef’s new VS series protein skimmer has been pushed via several marketing campaigns for a while now but no pictures of the actual unit have surfaced on the internet…until now. The VS series from Euro Reef is the lower…

Deltec TC 3070 gets an owner, puts up a video

When we first broke the news about Deltec’s new hot iPod white skimmers we loved them the moment we saw them.  This video that has surfaced shows us a couple unique things. First, the TC 3070 Deltec skimmer that is…

Deltec TC SC skimmer captured on video

While the world has been patiently awaiting (Europe should have their units already) the new TC/SC skimmer lines from Deltec to be released for public consumption, we are left with a teaser video that shows the unit up and working.…

New pump for Tunze Nano Doc Protein skimmer

While the rest of the world has been busy copying Tunze deisgns, Tunze has been busy improving them. One of their most popular products, the Nano DOC Protein Skimmer 9002 has been upgraded. The popular silence pump which we spied…