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: I saw your presentation at the IMAC conference in Chicago, and really enjoyed it. I agree on many of your statements about all reef aquariums being different, and that they require different levels of maintenance. Your column in FAMA has taken about a great turn in representing natural filtration methods for reef aquariums. I feel that these methods are the future of our hobby, and are responsible for our increased success with many of the species that have been so difficult to maintain in the past. However, the position that you have taken in your answer in the July, 2003 issue...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.