Saltcorner is a website that is dedicated to the hobby of marine aquarium keeping and is the creation of aquarium author Bob Goemans, who has written a column of the same name for many years.
Whether you're looking for information about animals and plants/algae; for informative articles by noted aquarium authors; for product or book reviews; for photo galleries of impressive home aquariums; for information about Bob's books; or troubleshooting/advice correspondence on a wide range of topics, there's a lot of information here. And it's all free to you thanks to the generous support of our website sponsors who keep the website's lights turned on.
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Dear Bob, For about 28 years now I've been an avid fish keeper. But for the last two years I have kept a small reef tank, parameters are nitrite 0, nitrate 10 ppm, ammonia 0. My question is, I need a bigger system from my 180 litre to a 300 litre, I have built the sump with a beast skimmer with a return pump of 2800 lph. But I wanted to put in a plenum, but my local shop said a D.S.B would be better with macro algae, but what depth do I have substrate? Whilst I have been an avid reader of your articles for many years now, this is the first time I have actually written to you. Hopefully...read more.
Product Review: Reef Fanatic Digital pH Meter (Written in 2004) When Reef Fanatic asked if I would be interested in checking out their new Digital pH Meter, I answered "of course" and then expected to see "a" Digital pH Meter! What showed up was far more than I expected! Envision a large "Duel" digital readout pH "and" Temperature meter. A meter that comes complete with a pH probe "and" temperature probe, and also a 9V AC adapter. And if that wasn't enough, there's also two packages of calibrating solutions, one for the pH 4 set point and one for pH 7 set point. I've had various brand ...read more.