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When you think about equipment for a new marine aquarium, think about nutrients
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Hi Kara, you should consider a sump with an overflow for your marine tank. The single best filtration device for a saltwater tank is a good protein skimmer. A protein skimmer removes dissolved organic waste before it becomes a bigger nutrient problem. . Skimmers work best if they are fed surface water, since dissolved organics accumulate there. This is why an overflow feeding a sump is preferred as it directs surface water from the main tank to the sump. Placing the protein skimmer into the sump in turn makes this a very efficient waste removal system. In addition you should also run an adequately sized standard aquarium filter and/or setup the sump to include a particle filter where the water enters from the main tank. A visit to a knowledgeable fish store specializing in saltwater fish should be able to steer you to the right equipment options for your need and budget.
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The second thing you will see on inverters is pure sine wave vs modified sine wave. The majority of inverters on the market are modified sine wave inverters. A pure sine wave inverter will create a “cleaner” source of electricity that is nearly identical to the type you get from the power company. This is more desirable for certain types of equipment such as motor, pumps, and fluorescent lighting. We happen to use a lot of this type of equipment in the aquarium so it will be a better choice for most folks. Various marine aquarium equipment : Fish / Marine: So
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Whether you are a serious marine aquarium hobbyist or are just interested in learning about the aquarium hobby, Sea and Sky's Saltwater Aquarium Guide provides a wide variety of aquarium help and aquarium information. Here you will find help with setting up an aquarium, aquarium software links, a glossary of aquarium terms, information about equipment, and much more. You can use the menu at left to navigate through this section of the site.
There are three common types of saltwater aquarium setups. The Fish Only, the Fish Only with Live Rock (FOWLR) and a reef tank. I really just consider two of those as viable setups. The fish only set up is really kind of difficult in terms of biological control of the filter and (in my opinion) makes it harder to keep a saltwater tank without live rock. Live rock is awesome and will become the primary biological filter in your tank. FOWLR tanks are the way to go for someone new to the saltwater side of the hobby. Reef tanks require a little more precision and can be much more expensive to set up and stock because they require more equipment and more expensive livestock usually.When is comes to equipment, there are a lot of choices available to today's marine aquarium hobbyist. Let our aquarium equipment guide take the guess work out of choosing the right equipment.When is comes to equipment, there are a lot of choices available to today's marine aquarium hobbyist. The only real limit to the hobby is the size of your pocketbook. Our aquarium equipment guide will help guide you through the maze of equipment and accessories available in the saltwater and marine reef aquarium hobby, including water testing equipment, temperature control, filters, chemicals, and accessories. Some of this equipment is optional, but can make your hobby easier and more enjoyable when you are ready to move on to the next level.