Tunze Osmolator Level Controller Auto Top Off

Review of the Tunze Osmolator 3155

Next in line for the Auto Top Off roundup is the Tunze Osmolator 3155. According to Tunze, the Osmolator system was the first auto top off system introduced to the industry. Originally announced at Interzoo (the largest pet trade show) Tunze ran into initial resistance. Not because the concept was a poor one but people »


EcoTech Adds Vortech Control via Reef Link & your Smartphone

Most of us are familiar with the EcoTech ReefLink system that has been available for a few months now. It allows you to program and control the Radion LED systems from just about any internet connected device (smart phones, computers, tablets, etc.) via either a web page or iOS/Android application. EcoTech recently upgraded the smart »

Osmolator 3155

Choosing an Auto Top-Off

  There are a lot of options out there for auto top off’s ranging from simple DIY float switch mechanisms like the DIY Aquahub kit, to auto top off systems like the Tunze Osmolator 3155 with its optical eye and float switch backup. Each system is unique and a different ATO system may be better »

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5 pieces of equipment that can save your aquarium from disaster in the event of a power outage

  While it’s still a bit on the cold side up here in Minnesota, severe weather season is quickly approaching most of the country. It’s mostly storms and Tornado’s here but depending on where in the country you are you may have to contend with tornadoes, hurricanes, wind storms, rain etc. It wasn’t much later »


How to use kalk in your auto top off

Kalk is one of the simplest and yet most confusing things a lot of folks considering adding to there tanks so I figured it would be handy to write a how-to on using it in my preffered way, an auto top off. For anyone interested in implementing kalk it should help you figure out what »


How an Aquarium overflow works and how to choose the right overflow

How an Aquarium overflow works and how to choose the right overflow   Overflows are great. They allow you to hide all your ugly equipment outside of your display tank, allow you to use bigger, better, and more equipment, and they make for a steady water level in your display tank. One of the most »