View Single Post
Old 09/27/2017, 12:00 AM   #3
Registered Member
GoVols's Avatar
Join Date: Oct 2016
Location: VolNation
Posts: 795
Originally Posted by slief View Post
I feel your pain. The 80 watt pumps aren't available at the moment because they slated to be replaced with a new version for the US. Keep in mind that in Europe, 220v is the standard and 110v follows so logic stands to reason that the new versions arrive here after they are released in Europe. That said, while the 150 is overkill, it's by far the best pump in its class and you can always run it at a lower speed. That or wait for the new model to be released. Good things come to those who wait.
Do you know the release date on the new model?

I've had the BK 160 Mini skimmer (Have no clue why they call it the mini ) for many years and you get what you pay for when it comes to Royal Exclusiv.

Thanks, Freddie


Current Tank Info: 2013-RSM S-400 (Merlot) / BB / Mixed Reef / Lighting: Kessil AP700 with S-Series led bar / Bubble King 160 skimmer / GEO 2-Stage Cal Reactor with GLA dual-stage regulator / Teco TK-1000 Chiller & Heater / GFO & Purigen reactor's
GoVols is offline   Reply With Quote