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    Monthly Archives for May 2010

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

    New Grassy LeDio 27 LED Spotlight from Volx Japan

    Volx Japan has added to their LED spotlight line with the new Grassy LeDio 27 LED spot. As the name implies this model packs 27 watts distributed to 9, 3w LEDs. Compared to other models on the market, the LEDs are much closer together, meaning the 60 degree optics ought to blend the light better […]

    DeJong Marinelife’s InterZoo Display on Film

    Every two years is an InterZoo and at each one Mr. Arie DeJong’s company DeJong Marinelife brings the goods. Unlike most companies that show equipment and drygoods, DeJong Marinelife shows off their livestock creating an eye catching display tank filled with rarities. Hat tip to UK reefer Jez.

    Massive Reef Octopus Skimmer Pulls 10,000 lph

    What do you get when you slap 6 bubble blaster pumps onto a 100 cm (39″) diameter acrylic cylinder? Apparently Honya / Reef Octopus have figured it out on this monsterous skimmer that draws 10,000 lph. We’re told these pictures are from the Honya facility during testing, check out the men standing next to it […]

    BP Oil Spill Continues, Moral Hazard Ensues

    For more BP logos like this check out GreenPeace UK’s Behind the Logo Flickr album. It is now over 30 days since the Deepwater Horizon oil rig sank. It is the largest environmental catastrophe in recent memory; over those 30 days it has dwarfed the Exxon Valdez spill. BP’s Operation Top Kill is taking place and […]

    Japan’s LSS NanoScope Sure Looks Like DD’s

    DD The Aquarium Solution recently released their new DD Nanoscope. At practically the same time a seemingly identical product was released by LSS in Japan, aptly named… wait for it, The Nanoscope. We don’t expect DD to be in the optics biz, but we are a bit surprised to see what appears to be a […]

    Ecoxotic Sunparks it with Par38 LED Spotlight

    Ecoxotic has just released information on their new PAR38 LED spotlight. Less the black finish, the light appears identical to the household Sunpark PAR38 LED lamp and the NanoCustoms PAR38 LED spotlight that we’ve previously reviewed. It comes as no surprise that the light also draws 21w and uses Cree LEDs (most likely XR-Es). The […]