Category Archives: Lighting

EcoTech Marine Announces Radion XR30w Pro LED

The Radion family of aquarium LED lighting systems just got bigger. EcoTech Marine is pleased to announce the addition of the Radion XR30w Pro, offering professional-level lighting performance for the reef hobbyist. With 42 top-bin LEDs, six control channels, improved PAR ratings and unsurpassed full spectral output, the XR30w Pro is the best Radion ever. […]


EcoTech Marine Radion XR30w LED Review + Q&A By Keith MacNeil, MarineDepot.com Reef Squad

I purchased my EcoTech Marine Radion XR30w LED Light Fixtures about a year ago after seeing them in action in the MarineDepot.com booth at the 2011 Reef-a-Palooza show in Southern California. Having tried almost every other type of lighting available, I figured it was time to make the leap into the LED craze. There are plenty of LED fixtures […]


The ABCs of LEDs, Part 2 By Robert Farnsworth, MarineDepot.com Reef Squad

After reading through the comments on our May 2012 article, The ABCs of LEDs, we decided it would be a good idea to post a short follow-up to answer some of your questions and provide additional information about LED aquarium lights. One thing we noticed is that many hobbyists are having a difficult time choosing the right […]


Maxspect Razor R420R LED Light Fixture Product Demo

The Razor R420R LED light is the latest innovation from aquarium supply manufacturer Maxspect. In today’s MarineDepot.com video, we’re going to take a closer look at this high-performance, high-intensity light. The Maxspect Razor is available in two sizes: 20.5″ (120 watts) and 27″ (160 watts). The fixtures are available in two different color spectrums: 10,000K […]


Now In Stock: New Ecoxotic Panorama LED Striplights

Introducing the new Panorama Marine and Actinic Blue LED: eco-friendly, LED lighting solutions uniquely designed to transform your aquarium into visual inspiration. Gone are the days of unsightly, heavy light fixtures, annual lamp replacements and noisy fans. Prepare for intense shimmer, amazing color and endless mood setting possibilities. Encompassing the best features of Ecoxotic’s high-end Panorama Pro […]


Marineland Reef Capable LED Light Fixture w/ Integrated Light Timer

The Marineland Reef Capable LED Light System w/ Integrated Light Timer provides the right intensity and spectral output to care for many types of reef aquarium inhabitants. The high quality 1-watt LEDs produce a natural-looking light with metal halide-like shimmer effects, adding depth and dimension to your aquarium. You can run the white LEDs for […]


The ABCs of LEDs

Responsible reefkeepers know conservation is playing a huge role in the growth and evolution of the aquarium hobby. Yet, those outside the aquarium hobby sometimes fail to recognize how much we, as a community, truly care about Mother Earth and her oceans. We support efforts to eliminate abuses in collection, encourage captive breeding and propagation […]


The ABCs of LEDs, Part 1 By Robert Farnsworth, MarineDepot.com Reef Squad

Responsible reefkeepers know conservation is playing a huge role in the growth and evolution of the aquarium hobby. Yet, those outside the aquarium hobby sometimes fail to recognize how much we, as a community, truly care about Mother Earth and her oceans. We support efforts to eliminate abuses in collection, encourage captive breeding and propagation […]


Ecoxotic Panorama Pro LED Light Fixture Product Demo

Ike from Ecoxotic recently stopped by MDHQ to demonstrate how the new Ecoxotic Panorama Pro LED Light Fixture works and highlight some of the many benefits it offers aquarium hobbyists. Watch the video embedded above or keep reading to learn more. The Ecoxotic Panorama Pro LED Light Fixture is currently available in 2 sizes: 18″ […]


Innovative Marine Skkye Light Single Strip LED Product Demo

Skkye Light Single Strip lights are the lastest LED aquarium light fixture from Innovative Marine. They are an affordable, versatile choice for freshwater, saltwater and reef aquariums. Innovative Marine Skkye Light Single Strip LED lights are plug and play, so you won’t need to purchase any additional accessories to make them operate. Everything you need […]