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  • Cryptocaryon irritans (Marine Ich)

    Ich

    Marine ich plagues many saltwater hobbyists with great frustration.  This is the most known and frequently visited parasite within our home aquariums.  More than likely if you do not use a secure quarantine procedure for your fish, before entering the display tank, you will have some form of marine ich.  The actual culprit can only […]

  • Secrets Behind Carbon

    Activated Carbon

    Many customers inquire about the secret to maintaining pristine water parameters, hoping to get a single answer to the puzzle. However, the answer contains many facets of information. One part includes the use of activated carbon in the aquarium (whether it be in a filter sock, in a pad or even poured straight in as […]

  • Nitrogen Cycle

    browndiatoms

    Why is it important? The most important factor, when setting up a new freshwater/saltwater tank, is learning about what a “cycle” is.  This process (over the course of weeks to months) turns your aquarium into a mature tank that can handle the bio-load (fish waste, algae, microorganisms, detritus, etc.) that you choose to keep.  The […]

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Facebook IconNovember 24, 2014 at 1:07 PM

Mr. Dale subbing in for a very good anonymous customer of ours that is a little camera shy. We all know Dale is far from that! Thank you Mister Anonymous ;)

This is only for a Custom 60 Gallon Tank :p
* 2 EcoTech Marine XR15w
* 1 EcoTech Marine ReefLink
* 2 EcoTech Marine XR15 RMS Tank Mount
* 2 Innovative Marine AUQA Gadget MiniMax All-In-One Media Reactor (FullSize)
* 1 Maxspect Gyre XF150
* 1 Jebao DC Pump
* 1 Red Sea Refractometer
* 1 Eheim Jager 300watt Heater

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Facebook IconNovember 24, 2014 at 9:09 AM

Thanksgiving Week Store Hours!

Monday (11/24): 11:00AM - 7:00PM
Tuesday (11/25): 11:00AM - 7:00PM
Wednesday (11/26): 11:00AM - 7:00PM
Thursday (11/27): CLOSED * THANKSGIVING *
Friday (11/28): 11:00AM - 7:00PM * BLACK FRIDAY *
Saturday (11/29): 11:00AM - 7:00PM * SMALL BUSINESS SATURDAY *
Sunday (11/30): 11:00AM - 6:00PM

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Facebook IconNovember 24, 2014 at 7:34 AM

Aqua Illumination Black Friday Sale (November 28th - December 1st):

* 15% Off Hydra TwentySix & Hydra FiftyTwo
* 10% Off Controller, Director, & Classic Mounts

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Facebook IconNovember 23, 2014 at 9:07 PM

Black Friday Announcements Begin!

EcoTech Marine Products (November 28th - December 1st):
* 15% Off XR15 FW & XR15w Pro
* MP10: $199
* MP10w: $242

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Facebook IconNovember 23, 2014 at 8:23 AM

Last day to take advantage of our Pre Black Friday Weekend Sale (11/23)

We are open from 11:00AM - 6:00PM today!

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Facebook IconNovember 22, 2014 at 8:12 AM

More Saltwater Arrivals for our Pre-Black Friday Weekend Sale (11/21 - 11/23) and Blowout Specials!

We are fully stocked for this weekend so come get your fishes to make your aquariums look nice and pretty before the holiday!!!

** ADD-ON BLOWOUT SPECIALS **
* Saltwater Super Tongan Nassarius Snail: $2.99 or Buy 3 Get 1 FREE or Buy 5 Get 2 FREE or Buy 7 Get 3 FREE
* Saltwater Sailfin Tang: $19.99
* Saltwater Long Nose Butterfly: $21.99
* Saltwater Medium Hawaiian Naso Tang: $21.99
* Saltwater Flame Angel: $29.99

* Yellow Eye Kole Tang
* Eibl's Orange Lined Angel
* Coral Beauty Angel
* Orange Shoulder Tang
* Pearl Scale Butterfly
* Green File Fish
* Flame Angel
* XL Diana Hogfish
* Yellow Meleagris
* Yasha Goby
* Yellow Herald Angel
* Algae Blenny
* Caribbean Trigger
* Small Yellow Tang
* Large Yellow Tang
* Blue Tang
* Mandarin Goby
* African Exquisite Wrasse
* Naso Tang
* Super Tongan Nassarius Snail
* Tangora Shrimp Goby
* Randall's Anthias
* Orange Spotted Starfish
* Pyramid Snail
* Purple Sea Urchin
* Conch Snail
* Atlantic Tip Anemone
* Fire Fish
* Maldive Orange Spotted Blenny
* XL Yellow Speckled Watchman Goby
* Sailfin Tang
* Long Nose Butterfly
* Flame Scallop
* Blue Fin Damsel
* Gold Rim Tang
* Horseshoe Surgeon
* Maroon Clownfish
* Coppereband Butterfly
* Juvenile Emperor Angel
* Torch Coral
* Bar Goby
* BiColor Angel
* Mandarin Goby
* Dispar Anthias
* Orange Sun Coral
* Yellow Tube Coral
* Fire Fish
* Cleaner Shrimp

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Facebook IconNovember 21, 2014 at 7:24 PM

Glenn and his daughter are the first to purchase the Brand New Maxspect XF150 Gyre Generator from us at our low price of $299.99! Thanks again!

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Facebook IconNovember 21, 2014 at 2:50 PM

DEPOT is getting an early start for the Holidays! We are having a Pre Black Friday Sale this Weekend!

** PRE BLACK FRIDAY WEEKEND SALE (11/21 - 11/23) & BLOWOUT SPECIALS**

** BLOWOUT SPECIALS **
* Saltwater Decorator Spider Crab: $7.99
* Saltwater Orange/Yellow Sponge: $9.99
* Saltwater Blue Eyed Lyretail Anthias: $14.99
* Saltwater Small Blue Tang: $29.99
* Freshwater Jumbo Kuhli Loach: $1.99
* Freshwater Male Dwarf Gourami: $3.99
* Freshwater 4" Silver Rocket Gar: $6.99
* Freshwater XL Silver Dollar: $12.99
* Maxspect XF150 Gyre Generator: $299.99

** SALTWATER **
* Barred Goby: $13.99
* Coral Beauty Angel: $19.99
* Long Nose Butterfly: $21.99
* Gold Spotted Box Fish: $21.99
* Copperband Butterfly: $23.99
* Pearl Toby Puffer: $23.99
* Hi Hat: $26.99
* Green Pacific Anemone: $29.99
* Green Pacific Anemone: $29.99
* BiColor Parrot: $29.99
* Male Blue Jaw Trigger: 39.99
* Magnificent Fox Face: $59.99
* Ritteri Anemone: $59.99
* Metallic Green Carpet Anemone: $119.99
* Adult Emperor Angel: $129.99

** SALT SPECIAL**
* Seachem Reef Salt Bucket (160 Gallon Mix): $37.99
* Aqua Vitro Salinity (120 Gallon Mix): $39.99
* Instant Ocean Salt Box (200 Gallon Mix): $39.99
* Reef Crystals Salt Box (200 Gallon Mix): $47.99
* Aqua Vitro Salinity (225 Gallon Mix): $59.99
* Red Sea Salt (175 Gallon Mix): $59.99
* Red Sea Coral Pro Salt (175 Gallon Mix): $64.99

* 10lb Nature's Ocean Bio-Active Live Sand: $11.99 per bag
* 20lb Nature's Ocean Bio-Activ Live Sand: $18.99 per bag
* Premium Fiji Cured Live Rock: $2.99 per lb
* Tongan Branch Cured Live Rock: $5.99 per lb
* Real Reef Live Rock: $5.99 per lb

** FRESHWATER **
* Bumble Bee Goby: $2.99
* Pea Puffer: $2.99
* Algae Eating Shark: $3.99
* Leopard Leaf Fish: $4.99
* 2" Venustus African Cichlid: $5.99
* 2" Livingstoni Cichlid: $5.99
* Taiwan Reef Cichlid: $5.99
* Large Ghost Glass Cat: $6.99
* Large Chinese Butterfly: $6.99
* Medium Clown Loach: $6.99
* Black Striped Pike Cichlid: $9.99
* 4" Black Ghost Knife: $9.99
* Balloon Electric Blue Ram: $9.99
* Large Angel Fish: $19.99
* Emperor Pleco (L204): $19.99

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Facebook IconNovember 21, 2014 at 12:42 PM

New Batch of Clown Fishes Have Arrived!

* Ocellaris "Nemo" Clownfish: $9.99
* Pink Skunk Clownfish: $9.99
* Clarkii Clownfish: $9.99
* Black Ocellaris "Darwin" Clownfish: $19.99
* Maine Blizzard Clownfish: $39.99
* Spotcinctus Clownfish: $39.99
* Ultra Snowflake Ocellaris Clownfish: $44.99
* Phantom Clownfish: $49.99

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Facebook IconNovember 21, 2014 at 10:03 AM

New Maxspect XF150 Gyre Generators are HERE!

** No need to special order. We have 6 in stock! **

Revolutionary Crossflow Water Movement Technology
Specs:
Max Flow 5000gph | 50watts | 50-800+ gallons
Applicable for glass or acrylic aquariums up to 3/4in

Perfect for the holidays and we currently have them on sale for $299.99 :)

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Facebook IconNovember 20, 2014 at 2:44 PM

Our first clutch of Cherry Red Foot Tortoises eggs!

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Facebook IconNovember 20, 2014 at 11:46 AM

It's Maxima Clam Season!

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Facebook IconNovember 20, 2014 at 10:08 AM

Freshwater & Saltwater Arrivals!

** FRESHWATER **
* Hap. Livingstoni African Cichlid
* Hap. Venustus African Cichlid
* Gold Chinese Algae Eater
* Fiddler Crab
* Red Mini Crab
* Julii Cory Cat
* Schwartzi Cory Cat
* Black Striped Pike Cichlid
* Rope/Reed Fish
* Pea Puffer
* Purple Spotted Goby
* Knight Goby
* Farlowella Cat
* Bumble Bee Goby
* Giant Danio
* Albino Red Hi-Fin Pleco
* Banded Leporinus
* Ghost Shrimp

** SALTWATER **
* Coral Beauty Angel
* Starry Blenny
* Copperband Butterfly
* Bar Goby
* Fire Fish
* White Sand Sifting Goby
* Blonde Naso Tang
* Powder Blue Tang
* Yellow Finger Gorgonia
* Sexy Shrimp
* Porcupine Puffer
* Yellow Clown/Gumdrop Goby
* Sexy Shrimp
* Porcupine Puffer
* Juvenile Emperor Angel
* Yellow Tail Blue Damsel
* Black Angler
* High Hat
* Naso Tang
* Lunare Wrasse
* Cleaner Wrassse
* Clown Grouper
* Spotted Yellow Box
* Baby Long Horn Cow Fish
* Domino Damsel
* 3-Stripe Damsel
* 4-Stripe Damsel
* Miniatus Grouper
* Falco Hawkfish
* Red Spotted Hawkfish
* BiColor Parrot
* Clown Tang
* Orange Shoulder Tang
* Male Blue Jaw Trigger
* Female Blue Jaw Trigger
* Decorator Crab
* Coral Banded Shrimp
* Sebae Anemone
* Melanurus Wrasse
* Bumble Bee Snail
* Red Pistol Shrimp
* Randall's Pistol Shrimp
* Saron Shrimp
* Blue Linkia Starfish
* Chocolate Chip Starfish
* Sand Sifting Starfish
* Dragon Pipefish
* Royal Gramma
* Green Chromis
* Blue Eyed Anthias
* Pearl Toby Puffer
* Sailfin Tang
* Banded Cat Shark
* BiColor Blenny
* Green Hydnophora
* Green Pacific Anemone
* Male Lyretail Anthias
* Sri Lanka Wrasse

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Facebook IconNovember 20, 2014 at 7:51 AM

Kenny from KDS English Bulldogs and his family with their new Aqueon 210 Gallon Reef Ready Dual Overflow Fish Tank and Black Stand!

Kenny is the man if you are looking for English Bulldogs!

Thank you again for the business :)

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Facebook IconNovember 19, 2014 at 11:41 AM

More Freshwater!

* Leopard Leaf Fish
* Small Pleco
* Chinese Butterfly Loach
* Red Rosy Barb
* Potted Anubias Plant
* XL Anubias Plant
* Electric Blue Jack Dempsey
* Kuhli Loach
* Red Wag Hi Fin Platy
* Electric Blue Balloon Ram
* Techno Glass Fish
* TriColor Angel
* Clown Loach
* Male Fancy Betta
* Siamese Algae Eating Shark

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Facebook IconNovember 18, 2014 at 11:57 AM

** Weekday Arrivals & Blowout Specials (11/17 - 11/20) **

** BLOWOUT SPECIALS **
* Freshwater Large Ghost Glass Catfish: $3.99
* Freshwater 2" Electric Blue Acara Cichlid: $12.99
* Saltwater Tomato Clown: $7.99
* Saltwater XL Hawaiian Feather Duster: $9.99

** FRESHWATER **
* XL Oranda Goldfish
* White Cloud Minnow
* Freshwater Snowflake Moray Eel
* Silver Arowana
* Clown Loach
* Panda Cory Catfish
* Fire Eel
* Silver Hujeta Gar
* Black Ghost Knife
* Roseline Shark (Tank Raised)
* Cherry Red Shrimp
* Rummynose Tetra
* Tiger Barb
* Red Eye Tetra
* Electric Blue Acara Cichlid
* Long Fin Rosy Barb
* Spotted Sailfin Pleco
* Trinidad Pleco
* Harlequin Shrimp
* Black Skirt Tetra
* Electric Yellow African Cichlid
* Baby Mbuna African Cichlid
* Medium Mbuna African Cichlid
* Green Parrot Cichlid
* Blue Parrot Cichlid
* Peacock African Cichlid
* Amano Algae Eating Shrimp
* Tiger Oscar
* Fancy Peacock African Cichlid
* OB Peacock African Cichlid
* Taiwan Reef Cichlid
* Techno Glass Fish
* Morgurnda Sand Goby
* Clown Knife
* Green Spotted Puffer
* Bala Shark
* Assorted Angel
* Glass Catfish
* Red Mangrove Crab
* Male Fancy Guppy
* Cardinal Tetra (Tank Raised)
* Pictus Catfish
* Emperor Pleco (L204)
* Fancy Butterfly Koi

** SALTWATER **
* Holy Smokes A Lot of New Assorted Coral Colonies
* Mexican Turbo Snail
* Red Leg Hermit Crab
* Green Emerald Crab
* Peppermint Shrimp
* Cleaner Shrimp
* Fire Shrimp
* Long Tentacle Anemone
* Red Starfish
* Feather Duster
* Margarita Snail
* Astraea Conehead Snail

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Facebook IconNovember 16, 2014 at 12:16 PM

Here's another rare fish (Christmas Island Kiri Triggerfish) that we received this week that has also been featured of Reef Builders' website. DEPOT is your home for rare fish!

http://reefbuilders.com/2013/09/17/xanthichthys-greenei-official-christmas-island-triggerfish/

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Xanthichthys greenei is the official name of the Christmas Island Kiri triggerfish

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Xanthichthys greenei is now the official name given to the popular 'Kiri' triggerfish that has been an infrequent collection for aquariums. Over the past four years or so the Christmas Island trigg...

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Facebook IconNovember 16, 2014 at 9:18 AM

Last day to take advantage of our Weekend Sale (11/16/14)

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Facebook IconNovember 15, 2014 at 2:04 PM

We currently have an extremely rare Pacific Redstriped Hogfish (Bodianus Opercularis) as seen on Reef Builders! Come by and check out this impressive specimen at DEPOT :)

http://reefbuilders.com/2012/04/17/bodianus-opercularis/

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The highly elusive and beautiful Bodianus opercularis surfaces in Hong Kong

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The Bodianus hogfishes get loads of quality air time here at ReefBuilders, and for good reason. Hogfish are gorgeous, rare, easy to keep and overall a group of very hardy fish that can withstand th...

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Facebook IconNovember 15, 2014 at 7:26 AM

More Saltwater Arrivals!

** DEPOT is the Home for Rare Fishes **
* Pacific Redstriped Hogfish (Bodianus Opercularis)
* Kiri Triggerfish (Xanthichthys Kiritimati)
* Lunula Triggerfish (Rhinecanthus Lunula)
* Scye Triigerfish
* Red Sea Regal Angel
* Blue Ring Angel
* Japanese Female Masked Swallowtail Angel
* Golden Puffer
* Mappa Puffer

** Other Saltwater Arrivals **
* Snowflake Eel
* Hector Goby
* Flame Angel
* Adult African Coris Wrasse
* Magnificent Fox Face
* Medium Blue Tang
* Large Blue Tang
* Huma Huma Trigger
* Algae Blenny
* Blue Flasher Wrasse
* XL Male Green Mandarin Goby
* Yellow Tang
* Pink Margin Wrasse
* Yellow Watchman Goby
* Yellow Herald Angel
* BiColor Angel
* Yellow Mustard Tang
* Coral Beauty Angel
* Eibl's Orange Lined Angel
* Dwarf Lionfish
* Yellow Goatfish
* Banggai Cardinal
* Long Nose Butterfly
* Tomato Clown
* Fox Face
* Copperband Butterfly
* Clown Tang
* Barlett's Anthias
* Sailfin Tang
* Clown Trigger
* Strawberry Dottyback
* Princess Parrot
* Gold Domino Damsel
* Maldive Orange Spotted Blenny
* Ocellaris "Nemo" Clown
* Coral Banded Shrimp
* Sea Hare
* Red Majestic Lobster
* Purple Sea Urchin
* Atlantic Tip Anemone
* Ritteri Anemone
* Green Bubble Tip Anemone
* Flowerpot Goniopora Coral
* Encrusting Montipora Coral
* Green Hammer Coral
* Metallic Green Frogspawn Coral
* Green Brain Coral
* Assorted Acropora Frag
* Mini Maxi Carpet Anemone
* Green Carpet Anemone
* Purple Long Tentacle Anemone
* Assorted Coral Frag
* Assorted Coral Colony
* Wall Hammer Coral Frag
* Frogspawn Frag

Come by and check out our great sale this Weekend (11/14 - 11/16)!

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Facebook IconNovember 14, 2014 at 4:56 PM

** Weekend Sale & Blowout Sale (11/14 - 11/16) **

** BLOWOUT SALE **
* Saltwater Red Leg Hermit Crab: $0.59
* Saltwater Green Spotted Puffer: $3.99
* Saltwater Yellow Watchman Goby: $6.99
* Freshwater 2" Premium African Cichlid (Elongatus, Red Top Cobalt, Auratus, Electric Blue, & More): $2.99
* Medium Bala Shark: $2.99

** SALTWATER **
* Green Chromis: $3.99
* Azure Damsel: $6.99
* Fire Fish: $7.99
* $9.99 Coral Frags: Great Selection!
* XL Mandarin Goby: $14.99
* Golden Headed Sleeper Goby: $17.99
* Orange Spotted Diamond Goby: $17.99
* Blue Spiny Lobster: $19.99
* Picture Wrasse: $19.99
* Maxi Mini Carpet Anemone: $19.99
* Long Horn Cow Fish: $24.99
* Large Masked Heniochus: $29.99
* Black & White Heniochus: $29.99
* Cuban Hog Fish: $59.99
* Large Black & White Guinea Fowl Puffer: $129.99

** SALT SPECIAL**
* Seachem Reef Salt Bucket (160 Gallon Mix): $37.99
* Aqua Vitro Salinity (120 Gallon Mix): $39.99
* Instant Ocean Salt Box (200 Gallon Mix): $39.99
* Reef Crystals Salt Box (200 Gallon Mix): $47.99
* Aqua Vitro Salinity (225 Gallon Mix): $59.99
* Red Sea Salt (175 Gallon Mix): $59.99
* Red Sea Coral Pro Salt (175 Gallon Mix): $64.99

* 20lb Nature's Ocean Bio-Activ Live Sand: $18.99 per bag
* Premium Fiji Cured Live Rock: $2.99 per lb
* Real Reef Live Rock: $5.99 per lb

** FRESHWATER **
* Gold Mystery Snail: $1.99
* Male Fancy Guppy: $1.99
* Medium Fiddler Crab: $2.99
* Melanistus Cory Cat: $3.99
* Schwartzi Cory Cat: $3.99
* Shadow Fin Shark Cat: $4.99
* Medium Angel Fish: $5.99
* Large Congo Tetra: $6.99
* Pictus Catfish: $6.99
* Angel Ram: $6.99
* Medium Albino Tiger Oscar: $6.99
* Dragon Goby: $7.99
* Medium Green Terror Cichlid: $7.99
* Baby Whale: $9.99
* Long Fin Spotted Pleco: $11.99

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Facebook IconNovember 14, 2014 at 9:47 AM

We now carry Aqua Vitro Aquarium Tools!

** Surgical Grade Stainless Steel Aquarium Tools for Reef and Planted Aquariums **

* Coral Cutter
* Soil Spade
* Straight Shears
* Straight Forceps
* Straight Fine Tip Forceps
* Curved Forceps
* Curved Fine Tip Forceps

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