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    Monthly Archives for April 2009

    It was a very good month. Dig in. Every entry is a classic.

    And the Third Vortech MP10 Winner is…

    Murray Camp! Murray has won the third VorTech MP10 of our giveaway. Didn’t win this time? Unfortunately this caps off our original Vortech MP10 giveaway… but don’t fret we have plenty of high end reef equipment that’s waiting to get in the hands of our readers!

    Aquaperfekt Photon Lighting from Germany: Classic, Linea and Plus

    The Aqua Photon line is a rarely discussed aquarium lighting line.  These German made aluminum fixtures come in Metal Halide (Classic), T5 (Linea),  and T5+MH (Plus) technology in a myriad of combinations. I’ll admit the look of them is a bit “corporate” and bulbous, but they feature simple and clean lines with quality components. They are also […]

    Sponsor Shout Out – GBD Deals and Sales

    Via Flickr : Andreas Our sponsors have some great sales and special promotions going on at the moment. We encourage you to support them with your business, they offer the best products and the best customer service around. Be sure to tell them your a GBD reader. EcoTech Marine’s hot new VorTech MP10 will be […]

    Photo of 2″ Juvenile Butterflyfish

    Chaetodon collare and Chaetodon xanthocephalus anxiously waiting for their seafood meal. More on these 2″ butterflyfish next week. 

    Sfiligoi Gets Sirius With New LED System

    Sfiligoi has developed a new LED lighting system dubbed Sirius. The Sirius light system utilizes GU10 LED Spotlights in a pendant-track like system to allow flexible positioning of each “module”. The LED spotlights come in Warm White, Cold White, Blue, Red and Green and in different intensities (1.3W, 2.2W, 3w). The spacing is roughly 4 LED […]

    Vertex Aquaristik’s New Website – Metal Halides, Dosing Pumps and More

    The new Vertex Aquaristik website is up and running. Take a look at some of the available products, and subject title teases of what’s to come. Currently the Vertex metal halide ballasts are available in 175, 250, and 400w, while the 150w is still under development.  Matching metal halide bulbs are also planned along with […]