Mobius, Ecotech Marine’s New Control Platform Goes into Beta Testing

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  1. Jake Adams

    Jake Adams Valuable Member R2R Supporter Article Contributor

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    Mobius is a brand new control platform that Ecotech Marine has been hard at work building for several years, and now it’s in the final phases of testing. Ecotech has been using very capable microchips in its smart Vortech pumps, Vectra pumps and Radion lights for years now and Mobius will finally unleash their true […]
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    Been waiting for this! Any info on a estimated release date?
     
  3. reefwiser

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    One of the reasons why they never allowed their vector pumps to be controlled by another controller.:) An why Apex came out with powerheads and pumps.:)
     
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    Does this mean we soon won't need a Reef Link to communicate or make a schedule with the MP pumps?
     
  5. hatfielj

    hatfielj Valuable Member Build Thread Contributor

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    Eh. Resist the urge to complicate our tanks further. Unnecessary. I'm actually getting rid of my Apex and going back to mechanical light timers and a stand alone temp controller. That's really all you need.
     
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    We been testing it for a while as well and are geeting use to it, definitely a breakthrough product.
     
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    Will the radions and vortechs still be compatible with wxm?
     
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    Kyl Valuable Member R2R Supporter Build Thread Contributor

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    Pretty clear where that relationship is headed.
     
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    Well the older vortech/radions would still need some sort of wireless compatibility unless I guess they allow for some sort of chip/module upgrade...
     
  10. AcanthurusRex

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    Cross Ecotech off the list. Another unsupported phone app for expensive soon to be trash. These people have no clue how much collateral work is required to maintain functionality over time relying on a phone app.
     
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