Tuesday, March 22, 2011

New this Week, 3/22/11



Ecoxotic EcoPico 5-Gallon Desktop Aquarium w/ LED Fixture

Ecoxotic went back to basics with the EcoPico, emphasizing minimalism and simplicity. The result is an elegant glass cube that’s truly inspirational, simple to set up and maintain. The EcoPico looks great from any seat in the house, thanks to what it’s missing. No plastic frame, no bulky filter and no rain gutter shaped light. Redesigned down to the essential elements, this rimless aquarium system will turn any aquascape into a piece of art. System includes 6mm rimless glass tank, discreet internal filter with pump, beveled glass top with mounting clips, LED light/arm and step-by-step instructions. Available now for $109.99.


Ecoxotic EcoPico LED Strips
Ecoxotic EcoPico LED fixtures can accommodate a total of 3 LED strips. To upgrade your light, simply purchase a 4-way splitter and select up to two additional LED strips. The 12K white, 453nm Blue and 12K White/453nm Blue combo strips are available for only $22.99 each.


Ecoxotic PAR38 LED 21 Watt 20K Lamp (3 Royal Blue/2 White)
There’s nothing like adding cool lighting effects to your aquarium. Now you can do it without adding much to your electric bill. These powerful spotlights not only focus light energy, they bring out colors and produce ripples like you’ve never seen before. Each lamp features 5 high power Cree LEDs with focusing lenses, allowing light to penetrate deeper in depth while producing stunning color and shimmer effects. Deliver light into your aquarium only where needed, reducing wasted light and lowering your energy costs. PAR38 LED lamps are designed to fit into standard E26/E27 screw in sockets. Each lamp includes LEDs, lenses and integrated LED ballast. These LEDs last up to 50,000 hours, feature sharp angled beams, won't transfer heat, fit a variety of fixtures and are quiet with no cooling fan necessary. Available today for $119.99.


Ecoxotic Panorama 12W 8000K White LED Module w/ Transformer

It’s not the same old retrofit story. These are the same modules found in Ecoxotic's state-of-the-art Panorama Fixtures. Now, for a very small investment, you can add big impact to your existing set-up. Each module has 12 powerful LED lights, so you get unbelievable light while running about 50% of the power of your existing lamp. The best part is they produce virtually no heat. In fact, if you have an all-in-one, chances are you can turn off your fan! These LEDs will last up to 50,000 hours, feature a modular design you can use to upgrade your existing feature, are water-resistant and do not promote nuisance algae growth. Pick one up today for only $99.99.


Tunze Classic DOC Protein Skimmer 9211
The skimmers of the Classic DOC skimmer model series operate according to the horizontal rotation principle of the first generation, supplemented with the newly developed e-jet Hydrofoamer. Despite its very small structural size, this unit has an excellent skimming performance and is especially suitable for breeding tanks with living plankton. Classic DOC skimmers can be placed easily and inconspicuously in the aquarium at an immersion depth of between 2.3" and 3.5". They can also be used in aquarium cabinets and tolerate water level variations of +/- .78" without readjustment of the air output. The skimmer cup and foam reactor are one unit. It is delivered ready for mounting with holding device for vertical panes and horizontal glass tops up to .74". Rated for aquariums up to 290 gallons and available now for $332.02 with free shipping.


Hamilton Bali Sun Single Ended Mogul Base Reflector

This high output reflector from Hamilton is designed for mogul base 175W, 250W or 400W metal halide bulbs. It includes 6 actinic blue LED lights and an LED transformer for nocturnal viewing. The multi-faceted mirror-finish parabolic reflector provides maximum light output. The durable rust-proof aluminum housing and powder-coated black exterior is built for a long life. The unit is light weight at a mere 5lbs. and includes an adjustable steel cable suspension kit so you can set it at the perfect height. An easy to disconnect ballast includes a 12' lamp cord with 3-prong male plug. The bulbs are protected by the included tempered glass splash guard lens. Hang one over your tank now for only $129.95.