View Full Version : calcium reactor purchase

01/30/2006, 08:05 PM
finally going to break down and buy one. anyone heve good reviews on a certain brand, I was thinking Knop with the PH controller

Brandon Lovato
01/30/2006, 08:10 PM
check this one out this is all you need somthing to dissolve media in and a whole lot cheeper than the over priced reactors this is my next purches i have a geo right now and it works great but i will be setting up another tank soon and this is what i am getting.
you can barely make one for this cheep good luck.


01/30/2006, 10:48 PM
a lot cheaper than what i was looking at

01/31/2006, 04:19 AM
i got the coralife rated for a 250gal for $110 brand new otd!!

01/31/2006, 04:44 AM
where did you pick up the coralife ?, do you have a ph controller ?

01/31/2006, 04:58 AM
If you're looking for high end reactors, MTC ProCal ($700) or Schuran ($500). MTC also makes a Minical for your sized tank, but I'm not sure of the price.

Most people prefer a peristaltic pump to feed their Schurans, while the MTC ProCal doesn't need a feed pump.

01/31/2006, 06:36 PM
hmmm, anyone else have ideas ?

01/31/2006, 07:07 PM
<a href=showthread.php?s=&postid=6635785#post6635785 target=_blank>Originally posted</a> by Danger731
hmmm, anyone else have ideas ? \


01/31/2006, 07:13 PM
<a href=showthread.php?s=&postid=6630126#post6630126 target=_blank>Originally posted</a> by Danger731
where did you pick up the coralife ?, do you have a ph controller ?

i bought it at a lfs. brand new. it's not a very popular store. the store itself is about the size of my room, haha.

01/31/2006, 07:38 PM
best ca reactor for the money...


01/31/2006, 10:53 PM
so this unit can be plugged into a ph controller as well ?