So my old skimmer was noisy and bad. So its time
to upgrade. I am limited because I have no sump and my tank isn't
drilled. So anything I buy has to be a "hang on the back"
So I bought the Biostar Flotor Hang On Filter
and Protein Skimmer ~ Aqua Medic
It pulls a lot of crud out of the
water, I'm cleaning the cup every 2 days. It may be a little too
small for my system but its silent and its all I can afford :-P
The Aqua Medic Biostar Flotor is a combination
of a powerful motor driven protein skimmer with the Biorotor biological
It is designed for salt water aquariums up to
250 l (c. 65 gal). It is the smallest commercially manufactured
complete filter system for salt water aquariums.
The competitively priced Biostar Flotor allows
nearly every tank within its capacity to be transformed into a marine
It is an ideal filter system for beginners in
the marine hobby. With the Biostar Flotor the new trend in marine
aquaria, the Microreef and Nanoreef aquariums can be successfully
The skimming capacity of the system is large
enough for dense stocking levels, even with fast growing SPS corals.
The Biostar Flotor is also ideal for specialist
aquaria - for sea horses, crustacea or other invertebrates.
- protein skimmer with venturi pump (Ocean Runner
PH 2000, 9 watts with Needle Wheel)
- Biorotor system creating exceptional biological
capacity with enhanced oxygen uptake as the bacteria are alternately
emersed and submersed.
- simple "hang on" mounting with 4
cm capacity holder.
Dimensions (l x w x h): 8.5 x 25 x 23 cm
- including foam cup 38 cm. (c. 3.4" x 10" x 9.2"
- including foam cup c. 15.2")