Is Upgrading To LED Aquarium Lighting Worth It?

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When you go to your local fish store to buy a replacement bulb you may often notice other alternatives to the T5 or T8 tube which you are replacing. If you have a keen eye and are lucky enough to …

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TMC AquaRay 2 Channel Lighting Controller Review

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If you are looking to light a smaller fish tank aquarium and simulate dawn til dusk and moonlight phases then the TMC system might be just what you are looking for. With their 2 way controller you can power and …

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TMC AquaRay GroBeam 600 Ultima LED Strip Review

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The latest addition to the TMC GroBeam range in 2013 is the Solid State Lighting Strip – TMC AquaRay GroBeam 600 Ultima LED which features 5x Cree XB-D Power LED’s and caters for the freshwater fish keeper. The compact 12W lighting …

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TMC AquaRay 8 Channel Lighting Controller Review

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Part of the range of Aquaray LED lighting from UK based company TMC (Tropical Marine Centre) is the 8 channel lighting controller.  This controller allows you to plug in 8 channels which gives great scope for most sizes of home …

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TMC AquaRay GroBeam 1500 Ultima LED Tile Review

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The TMC AquaRay GroBeam 1500 Ultima LED tile is part of the TMC AquaRay range which caters for the freshwater enthusiast by means of solid state lighting. This LED tile is complete with 10x high quality natural day light Cree XB-D …

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How Do I Grow Tropical Aquarium Plants

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Certain requirements need to be met in order to grow aquarium plants successfully. Light, nutrients, substrate, and carbon dioxide of sufficient quantity are the main requirements. Substrate is the medium in which plants grow their roots and sand or gravel …

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How To Set Up A Tropheus Breeding Tank

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I have been keeping Tropheus cichlid tropical fish from Lake Tanganyika for many years now and with a spare 240 litre Fluval Roma 240 aquarium I decided start a breeding project for Tropheus Kaiser Ikola as these have always been …

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