Eshopps X-750 is their first with a Controllable Sicce PSK

The Eshopps X-750 is a protein skimmer we’ve been looking to see for well over two years. The body itself is what we’ve come to expect from Eshopps with a small footprint, pipeless outflow design, pragmatic features all around but…

Getting a Fresh Look at the Reefer Skimmers from Red Sea

The Reefer Skimmers is the new name for the foam fractionators formerly known as ReefClean and debuted at InterZoo by Red Sea earlier this summer. While the name has changed, the rest of these skimmers has remained mostly the same from…

How to Lower Excessive Nutrients in a Saltwater Aquarium

Nitrates and phosphates are beneficial in small amounts but problems can arise when they increase. Excessive nutrients fuel algae growth and can stunt the growth of corals. Low nutrients will keep your corals growing fast and healthy and keep your…

NuvoSkim DC is Innovative Marine’s New & Improved Internal Skimmer

The NuvoSkim DC is the latest generation of Innovative Marine’s internal protein skimmer which previously went as the Ghost Skimmer. The skimmer body has changed from ghostly white to jet black, but otherwise all of the internals of the body itself…

Eheim SkimMarine 100 & 300 Nano Protein Skimmers

Eheim has a pair of new nano protein skimmers called the SkimMarine 100 and larger SkimMarine 300. Both of Eheim’s new nano skimmers are designed for internal use using magnets to affix themselves to the appropriate height on the walls…

Playful New Z5 & Z6 Protein Skimmers from Bubble Magus

The Bubble Magus Z5 & Z6 are a pair of new protein skimmers from the Chinese company which look like toys, but in the most playful and useful manner possible. Everything but the base of the Bubble Magus Z skimmers…

Reefer Skimmers by Red Sea

Reefer is a new line of protein skimmers from Red Sea which are designed to work perfectly with their Red Sea Max and Reefer line of saltwater aquariums. While they don’t push the state of the art, the Red Sea…

AquaMedic Powerflotor Comes in Three Nearly Identical Sizes

The Powerflotor is a trio of compact controllable protein skimmers from the brand that popularized one of the first mass produced needle wheel skimmers, the Turboflotor. On its own the Turboflotor seems like a pretty reasonable and worthy protein skimmers…

Tunze DOC Skimmer 9460 is their Largest Skimmer Ever

Tunze has a brand new big ole protein skimmer called the DOC 9460 which is a beast of foam production. Powered by a single substantial aerofoamer, the Tunze DOC Skimmer draws up to 5,000 liter of air per hour while…

Royal Exclusiv Teases New XL Double Cone Protein Skimmer

The Royal Exclusiv Double Cone protein skimmer is the archetype for cone shaped protein skimmers in the aquarium world. For years the internal in-sump version of this skimmer has maxxed out with the Double Cone 250 but now it looks…