Hydor Smartwave prototype spied in the wild

The Hydor Smartwave is one nice device and we happened to catch a prototype of this wavemaker on display at the Hydor booth at Reef Stock. Although the prototype we saw doesn’t have the white lettering the final production model…

Koralia Smartwave pump controller coming soon from Hydor

The Hydor Koralia SmartWave pump controller is a sharp looking device that just oozes with good aesthetic design. As the name implies, the SmartWave is designed to be a simple pump timer, alternating the current between two channels, or driving…

Sicce Voyager HP pumps hit the market

The Sicce Voyager HP pumps have finally hit the market making their appearance at online vendors over the last few weeks. As we noted before, the Sicce Voyager may not be the prettiest looking mass water movers on the market…

Chauvet light timer is discontinued, get yours while you still can

For over seven years the Chauvet SF-4005 light timer has been one of our favorite options for a reliable, adjustable pump timer. It is with great regret that we’ve learned the SF-4005 has been discontinued from being further produced by…

Sicce Wave Surfer pulses Voyager water pumps

The Sicce Wave Surfer is a new electronic propeller pump wavemaker intervalometer which allows you to get some different flow patterns with Sicce Voyager pumps. Designed to accommodate one or two of the unusual Hexjet Voyager 1-4, or more conventional…

Tunze 7092 Wavecontroller gets thoroughly showcased on video

The Tunze Wavecontroller 7092 is a refreshed module from Tunze which combines the features of the Singlecontroller 7091 and the Wavecontroller 6091. Mark Callahan has produced an excellent and thorough video on the 7092 Wavecontroller, and especially how it is…

X-Inout by X-Aqua is a wavemaking return device

X-aqua’s X-Inout device is an innovative wavemaking device that makes a pleasant large ripple effect in aquariums. Using just the power of the return water pump, the X-inout pulses the flow of the return water, making waves that could be…

Sandpoint Wave2 wavemaker is a blast from the past

The Sandpoint Wave2 wavemaker is such a perfect piece of analog pump control that it makes us really sad that contemporary wave simulating devices didn’t follow in it’s footsteps. This Wave2 unit was brought to Fragstock 09 in Denver CO…

New WavySea Wavemaker brings waves to your Saltwater Fish

Fish without waves is like you living without vents. With WavySea, you can create a natural simulation of the ocean waves in your tank without sacrificing too much space or money. The secret is in a patented rotating motor. It…