This UV Sterilizer good for parasites?

Ecotech Marine

Will This UV Sterilizer make parasites sterile?

  • Yes

    Votes: 1 100.0%
  • No

    Votes: 0 0.0%
  • Somewhat

    Votes: 0 0.0%
  • Idk

    Votes: 0 0.0%
  • Other

    Votes: 0 0.0%

  • Total voters
    1

SaltwaterGuruNeeded

Well-Known Member
View Badges
Joined
Jun 29, 2021
Messages
602
Reaction score
259
Review score
+0 /0 /-0
Location
Tom's River
There is about 100 gallons total water volume in my 125g tank. I would like to know if this will cut down on the number of protozoa and parasites.
16278710074633995040595250667066.jpg
16278710207894576492429524833798.jpg
16278709221601142183139222657815.jpg
 

nicholas2010e

Active Member
View Badges
Joined
Apr 11, 2021
Messages
117
Reaction score
77
Review score
+0 /0 /-0
Location
Oviedo, Florida
IDK about parasites, but When my tank was new (still is) I had a dino outbreak. My tank cycled for like 2 months and then after about a week after putting stuff in it and new lights I had a dino outbreak. I got the Green Killing Machine 9 watt (because it's cheap) and it completely cleared it up in like 2-3 days. I read many things of people saying it wouldn't be strong enough, but I figured what the worst that would happen? If it doesn't work in like a week or two I can just return it. Needless to say IT WORKED.

This is where I got mine:

Amazon.com : Green Killing Machine GKM9W Internal UV with Power Head & Two Pack Replacement Sponge (3 Items) : Pet Supplies



They also offer a bigger version but it was too big for my tank:

Amazon.com : Green Killing Machine GKM24W Internal UV with Power Head & Two Pack Replacement Sponge (3 Items) : Pet Supplies

 
AI Nero 5

When is the last time you purchased cleanup crew critters?

  • Past few days

    Votes: 13 9.4%
  • Past few weeks

    Votes: 31 22.3%
  • Past few months

    Votes: 53 38.1%
  • Over a half a year

    Votes: 19 13.7%
  • Over a year ago

    Votes: 23 16.5%
  • Other (please explain)

    Votes: 0 0.0%
Top