Deltec Has A Whole New Crop of Protein Skimmers

It’s been a hot minute since we’ve seen some nice new protein skimmer designs from Deltec but now the wait is finally over. The brand has kept a pretty low profile over the last few years following the tepid response…

Unkai Lite Skimmer by PRS Japan

The Unkai Skimmer from PRS Japan is one of the most complex and sophisticated protein skimmers ever designed. It’s got an open volute design for its internally mounted, controllable DC pump, a custom 3D printed gridwheel impeller, adjustable height, adjustable…

See the new Reef Octupus eSsence protein skimmer

The new Reef Octopus eSsence S-130 Protein Skimmer is a compact skimmer built to perform. For those Reef Octopus fans looking to add a new skimmer or upgrade, but have space limitations in the sump, this might be a good…

Wavereef’s R1 is the Latest in its Protein Skimmer Line

The Wavereef R1 Protein Skimmer is the latest line of internal protein skimmers from the company released earlier this year. Using an AC needlewheel pump designed to their specs and a patented skimming system according to the data we received.…

Cove I-120 is the company’s smallest protein skimmer to date

Cove has been making a name for itself as one of the most prominent protein skimmer brands to use the venerable AquaBee needle wheel pumps. The company has a wide ranging catalog of protein skimmer sizes and they’ve recently added…

Homemade DIY Glass Protein Skimmer Is Simple, Fun & Efficient!

We like sophisticated, high performance protein skimmers as much, if not more than, the next guy. But we’ve never lost that love for the simple air driven protein skimmers which can be easily assembled from everyday items (for an aquarist). …

New Eshopps S-Series protein skimmer looks sharp

Seeing the new Eshopps S-Series protein skimmer in person is a treat after reading about the new Eshopps S-Series design changes implemented earlier this year, where they improved a few areas of an already decent design. Chatting with the Eshopps team…

Somatic developing a hang-on back protein skimmer

We got a look at a hang-on back protein skimmer Somatic is developing and looks promising, especially considering there hasn’t been a lot of activity in this part of market. Following the direction of other Somatic products, with the Somatic…

The Unkai Skimmer By PRS Japan Has An Intense New Design

The Unkai protein skimmer is a radical new product from the creative minds at Perfect Reef Systems Japan. Better known as PRS, this think-tank makes very original aquarium products like the Corrente digital flow meter, their Auto Zeolite reactor, but…

Pro Clear Aquatics Debuting A Wild New Skimmer Design At SuperZoo

You might have to file this under ‘MoonShot’ but Pro Clear Aquatics is revealing a wild new protein skimmer design this week at SuperZoo in Las Vegas. Truth be told, the skimmer design isn’t all that unusual, but we’ve never…