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    Monthly Archives for March 2010

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

    NanoCustoms PAR38 Spotlight Review | PAR and Spread Analysis

    I first laid eyes on the NanoCustoms Par38 LED spotlight in Atlantic City, while attending MACNA. As a long time proponent of spotlight and coral specific lighting, I was admittedly ¬†drawn to the flexibility that these medium based LED lights provided. The NanoCustoms PAR38 LED spotlight incorporates 5 Cree XR-E leds, optics, heatsink and constant […]

    GBD Giveaway | Win a New EcoSmart Vortech MP10w ES

    Win a new Vortech MP10 W ES, featuring the just released EcoSmart wireless driver. Just leave a comment and you’re entered.

    Nahacky’s Fairy Wrasse Enters Trade via Fiji

    LAX Wholesaler, Quality Marine recently got in a pair of the yet to be described Nahacky’s Wrasse that were promptly sold for a hefty a price. Named after Tony Nahacky, these fish were only recently discovered. The collection of these specific ‘variants’ has been extremely limited and usualy occurs at depths of over 100ft in […]

    PAF Shows Off Lightning Maroon Clownfish

    Dave Palmer of Pacific Aqua Farms shared this photo of an electrifying Lightning Maroon Clownfish that touched down from Papua New Guinea (PNG) this past Sunday. This is just the second time we’ve seen such a variant with both coming out of the SEASMART PNG operation. About SEASMART: “Sustainability, Equitability and Profitability are the three […]

    Hands On Photos: New EcoSmart Vortech MP10 W

    Our friends at the PA based EcoTech Marine, kindly sent us a couple of their new EcoSmart powered Vortechs for review. The new wireless EcoSmart controller offers much more functionality over the previous wave driver. We’ve only briefly hooked them up, but expect a review in the near future–and a giveaway even sooner. For now […]

    Biopolymers: PCL, Instant Ocean Nitrate Reducer & Tetra GmbH’s Patent

    Instant Ocean’s recently introduced Natural Nitrate Reducer is one of the new biopolymer products on the market aimed at reducing nutrient levels in your aquarium. The product has a gooey consistency filled with small plastic beads–I can only guess what the liquid portion of the product is, but we can say with fair certainty the […]