1. R


    Good morning everyone. I am reaching out to get opinions on the best nano protein skimmer. Got myself a 20 gallon water box aquarium. Going to have a heavy bio load. I am selling my house and currently have a 40 gallon breeder which I don’t want to give up my corals. So at my temporary stay I...
  2. J

    Protein skimmer level keeps drastically dropping

    Okay guys any suggestions would be much appreciated, so I’ve had this skimmer for about 2 months now and until the beginning of this week I’ve had no issue. 3 days ago I went to check on it and found the the level was dropping about an inch in the span of a couple second and would proceed to...
  3. Man908


  4. Aquaristexhibit

    Is this too much filtration?

    Hello, Is running : - a macro algae reactor - a becket skimmer - a UV sterilzer - roller mat too much filtration ? tank is a 75g and will have about 8 fish. With rock and sand and some bio media in the sump.
  5. Aquaristexhibit

    Skimmer Air Line to Exterior of house

    How long can I safely run an airline to the exterior of my house without needing an air pump? Skimmer - Bashsea 6-24 Twisted Skimmer (Sicce 4.0)
  6. N.Sreefer

    Best protein skimmer for 150gal

    So Im debating getting a protein skimmer for my 150 with 55 gal sump which brand would yall go with for a tank this size? Thanks!
  7. P

    Skimmer Help - Inconsistent water level in sump

    Happy Friday all, In need of some help with my Cadlights pls-50 Elite Skimmer. I have it running in the second chamber of my Waterbox AIO Cube 20. Back sump chamber consists of: 1st Chamber - Intank media basket with floss, biomax, then Purigen 2nd chamber - GFO Reactor, Skimmer 3rd Chamber -...
  8. S

    Aquamaxx hob 1.5 vs reef octopus hob

    Which do you Guys recommend. It’s for a 30g long mixed reef with a maroon clownfish and dotty back, possibly more fish added later on
  9. S

    TANK REDUNDANCY: Protein Skimmer Delay Timer

    What’s up people. So I just wanted to do a spotlight/review of a product I just received from @Bulk Reef Supply . It’s the protein skimmer delay timer made by Reef Octopus. I feel like this thing is totally unknown by most of the reefing community and the fact is that it adds a HUGE amount of...
  10. J

    Connecticut Reef octo classic 202-s

    Brand new reef octo 202-s still in box went a different route $325
  11. kanders87

    Illinois Basement Clean out - ATO Skimmer lighting

    Selling some stuff that I’m no longer using. All cleaned up and ready to go. Maxspect Razor X RS-150 ($450 OBO) Tunze 9012 Skimmer (SOLD) Hydor controllable pump 1000gph (SOLD) SmartAqua Micro ATO, includes everything you see in the photo. Will need additional tubing. (SOLD) Reef...
  12. Variant

    California Skimmers Filters Deltec 600i Skimmer For Sale

    Selling my lightly used Deltec 600i Skimmer. Performed extremely well but upgraded to a larger tank so this skimmer hasn't been used. Thoroughly cleaned and ready for sale. In really great condition. I DIY'd a hose connection to the skimmer cup to allow you to connect it to a skimmate locker...
  13. R

    Minnesota Skimmers Vertex Omega 180i Skimmer

    New Vertex Omega 180i skimmer. Never used, but no box/packaging. Vertex went out of business, so no warranty, but really well built/reviewed skimmer. $350 + shipping (or local pickup). I am planning on either keeping it or Reef Octopus 202 in other listing.
  14. R

    Reef Octopus Classic 202s

    Great condition skimmer for sale - $250 + shipping (or local pickup). Roughly 2 years old. Very powerful and quiet for size. Works for tank up to 250 gallons.
  15. a;lksdjf

    Help figuring out skimmer height

    I recently purchased a Reef Octopus RO-PS-2000INT off a local reefer because skimmers are ridiculously expensive and this is my first internal skimmer. I read something about recommended height for the input and output and I’m not exactly sure what that exactly means. Should I be measuring from...
  16. Wen

    Florida SOLD Lifereef skimmer sv2-24

    Upgraded to the next model larger due to fast growing fish. Skimmer works perfectly, a real power house! Black acrylic base and collection cup. Transparent dark grape purple acrylic skimmer body top piece. Used about 8 months. $350 shipping included
  17. B

    Everything from my 5 month old 100g listed for sale here!!!!!!! Tank, Skimmer, Kessils, MP40's

    Everything listed is less than 6 months old. Purchased new during my Waterbox 100.3 build. I have now moved all of my livestock to the 220 and am beginning the breakdown of the 100.3. Obviously the aquarium/sump/stand itself will be pick up only. Everything else should be able to be shipped. I...
  18. fmf_21

    Mississippi Tank Breakdown, High end Equipment. SOLD !

    all sold !
  19. fmf_21

    Mississippi Tank Breakdown , high end equipment ( MOVED TO DRY GOODS . )

  20. Shaka_Reefer

    Deltec 1500i or Bubbleking Mini 180

    I’ve narrowed down my skimmer upgrade between the Deltec 1500i and Royal Exclusive Bubbleking Mini 180 for my Red Sea Peninsula 500. Which one would you pick and why?
  21. Codfather_az

    USA WTB ISO a hob skimmer, aquamaxx or ro

    Looking for a skimmer for an AIO 40, aquamaxx 1.5 or reef octopus 100 or 1000? not sure on the exact dimensions for those so prefer aquamaxx, please let me know.
  22. S

    Skimmer: Royal Exclusive or Ultra Reef ?

    Hi fellow reefers, I run currently a Deltec 1000i on my 110g tank. I am struggling to get constant results in skimmate, as the Deltec needs frequent cleaning and doesn't really pull out much stuff. Never got dark stuff out, it doesn't even smell. I have a high bioload with many fish and my...
  23. micahsoft

    In stand skimmer?

    I was wondering if anyone has any experience with running a skimmer in the stand of a Biocube? I know the advantage of Biocube is that it’s AIO, but I don’t like the coralife skimmer I got with the tank. While it does work, it’s noisy (I don’t mind noise as long as it’s steady like a fan) and it...
  24. M

    What skimmer for 50G heavy bioload with automatic filter roller

    I have a 50G where I mostly keep LPS and tubastrea. But I wanna keep NPS soft corals (i.e. red finger gorgonian) later down the road, so I'd consider this a heavy bioload 50G. ;DeadCurrent setup and problem. Originally, I only used a skimmer for mechanical filtration so I got an oversized one...
  25. TxMex78

    Texas SOLD - Used VarioS 2

    All Used, cleaned and in good condition VarioS 2 $120 shipped Used for about 2 1/2 yrs no issues Cleaned and ready to go. WYSIWYG in the pics.