Waterlife Nitrate Test Kit - Measures nitrate which causes algae growth.
What is nitrate?
Nitrite is oxidised into Nitrate (chemical symbol NO3) by nitrobacter, filtration bacteria. Excessive levels of nitrate in an aquarium are responsible for poor fish colouration, lehtargy, a failure to breed, and excessive algae growth. In seawater, high nitrates are also responsible for stunted coral growth.
Ideal parameters for seawater is 0-20ppm and freshwater is 0-50ppm.
The Waterlife nitrate test gives a colour reading within 6 minutes, indicating nitrate levels.
Range covered 0 to 200 mg/l.
What to do should a reading occur?
Check you are not overfeeding. Carry out an immediate 25% partial water change, (using Waterlife Haloex) to dilute the nitrate.?Add more live plants. In freshwater, nitrate can be removed with Waterlife's Nitraway.
Suitable for marine, tropical freshwater and coldwater aquaria.
The Comline® DOC Skimmer 9004 DC is designed for use in seawater from 60 to 300 liters (15 to 79 Gal). It operates according to the TUNZE® flash skimming principle and acquires the water through an efficient surface suction with a surface film removal, and can therefore also be used as a "stand-alone" solution in the aquarium. The TUNZE® Foamer generates large volumes of fine air bubbles with a diameter of between .1 and .3 mm (.004 - .012 in.) and is especially quiet during operation.
The Comline® DOC Skimmer with a magnet holder for glass up to a thickness of 12 mm (1/2") is supplied installation-ready.
Air flow regulation and silencer
for an exceptionally quiet
Simple, quiet and effective - these are the current demands towards aquarium components. That is precisely what distinguishes the small Comline® DOC Skimmer 9001 DC - a true "plug and play" skimmer for small seawater aquariums with 20 to 146 liters (5.3 to 37 USgal.). There is no complicated setting or regular adjustment required for the operation. A simple installation into a corner of the aquarium is sufficient and it will work autonomously.
Warranty: 1 year by FNM (Authorized Tunze Wholesaler)
$30.00Treats Fish Infections caused by Bacteria, like "Hole in the Head", PopEye, Hexamita, Fin & Tail Root, Septicemia, Dropsy, Ulcers, Mouth Fungus and many others.
$30.00Treats Ich, Brooklynella, Uronema, Crypto, Oodinium and many more parasites.