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Top Pick Mini/Nano Aquarium Kits

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Ideal for anyone that would like to set up a mini or nano tank, these Top Pick compact plug 'n play aquarium kits combine technology and inginuity in one small package. From 2.5 up to 34 gallons in size, each aquarium kit includes complete built-in filtration and higher output lighting systems, and many more unique features, all of which make starting a new saltwater or reef aquarium a whole lot easier.

Current Cardiff 28 Gallon Aquarium System

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The Current Cardiff Aquarium System is a unique bullet shape 28 gallon frameless glass aquarium which allows viewing from all angles. The completely hidden filtration system employs mechanical, chemical, and biological filtration plus a venturi protein skimmer for 4-stage filtration.

Two lighting systems are available: brushed aluminum 150 watt, 14000°K HQI fixture or a Italian Glass 55 watt 50/50 2C Compact Fluorescent (CF) fixture. Each pendant light fixture is designed to reduce heat load without noisy fans and feature a fully adjustable arm for custom positioning.

The included Cardiff Aquarium Stand is available in black, espresso, cherry, or Beach Blonde finish.

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Deco Kit Aquarium

Deco Kit Aquarium
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This miniature aquarium system is perfect for the budding aquarist. An 80 gph, 3-stage power filter provides superior filtration and a bright 50/50 compact fluorescent lamp offers amazing high-light conditions. The Deco Aqaurium also makes an exceptional miniature reef environment for advanced reef enthusiasts.
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Fluval Edge 6 Gallon Aquarium Kit

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By Hagen, the Fluval Edge 6 gallon aquarium features a sealed top for the look of an open top aquarium without excess evaporation or added maintenance. A large opening for feeding or water changes is concealed by a removable cover with ventilation grill. The lighting and filtration system are of sight beneath the removable. The halogen light system provides over 3 watts of lighting per gallon and creates a "shimmer" effect. The 100 gph, 3-stage power filter provides mechanical, chemical and biological filtration. The floating base design occupies a small footprint and gives the tank a cantilevered look. The Fluval Edge is available in Pewter, Burnt Orange or Black.
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JBJ Nano Cube Deluxe Aquarium

Nano Cube Deluxe
The UL-Listed Nano Cube Deluxe aquarium features integrated 3-stage filtration and two, 24-watt 50/50 compact fluorescent lamps to satisfy the higher light output needs of the serious nano-reef enthusiast. Some suppliers even offer a free stand.
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JBJ Picotope 3 Gallon Aquarium

Picotope Aquarium
Perfect desktop starter tank with panoramic viewing. The compact fluorescent clamp on lamp adjusts illumination for live rock, mushroom corals, zooanthids, invertebrates, and saltwater fish. Plus, this energy-saving lamp features telescoping arms, space-saving design, adjustable light hood, and a remote ballast for a cooler running environment. 150 L/H compact power filter maintains crystal-clear water, while providing mechanical, chemical, and biological filtration.
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JBJ LED Nano Cube Aquarium

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By JBJ, Nano Cube aquarium kit featuring the latest LED technology! Only 89W LED system with PAR output comparable to 150 watt HQI lighting systems. This 28g kit include two Accela powerheads with directional flow nozzles controlled by the redesigned Ocean Pulse Duo alternating wavemaker. The newly incorporated memory chip ensures flawless performance of the Ocean Pulse Duo even after a power failure. Built-in filtration system employs an innovative 3-stage filter media basket installed with a mechanical sponge, activated carbon and biological ceramic rings.

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Nano Cube 28 Gallon HQI Aquarium Kit

HQI Nano Cube
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The Nano Cube HQI is a new class of nano reef systems designed to satisfy the specific conditions necessary to successfully house hard corals, small polyp stony (SPS) corals, and clams. Advanced features including, 150 watt 14000°K HQI metal halide lighting, 3-stage filtration, counter-current protein skimmer, nocturnal LED lighting, alternating wavemaker, 532 gph flow rate, (4) built-in cooling fans, and more. Glass aquarium with rounded corners for seamless panoramic viewing.
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Oceanic 29g BioCube HQI Aquarium System

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The Oceanic 29g BioCube HQI Aquarium System upgrades the popular BioCube Aquarium for serious reef hobbyists. Redesigned canopy with 150 watt double-ended metal halide lighting system provides a brilliant light output of 5 watts per gallon! Expanded stocking option including small polyp stony (SPS) coral species and photosynthetic clams.

Advanced filtration system maintains features a replaceable 2-stage filter cartridge means easy-to-maintain mechanical and chemical filtration. Air-driven protein skimmer effectively removes dissolved organic waste materials. Built-in refugium chamber features a transparent illumination window for easy refugium light installation that supports growth of waste-removing macroalgae.

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Oceanic Systems BioCube Aquarium

Oceanic Systems BioCube Aquarium
Excellent aquariums, the BioCube features integrated wet/dry biological filtration, built-in hood Coralife® lighting with two compact fluorescent lamps, lunar blue and moon glow LED lights, dual filter intakes (one to skim the surface and one on the bottom), filtration water pump viewing window, remote ballasts with quick disconnects, curved glass front corners, sealed light lens cover, and submersible pump with adjustable discharge nozzle. In sizes 8, 14, and 29, but this number does not translate into the gallon capacity of the aquarium. Having set up a Size 29 unit, in actuality it only held about 18-20 gallons.
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Red Sea MAX 34-Gallon Aquarium

Red Sea MAX 34-Gallon Aquarium
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These terrific 34 gallon cubes offer it all. MAX features complete 3-stage filtration and built-in protein skimmer for immaculate water quality, and the 110-watt 50/50 compact fluorescent lighting is built right into the hood. Extras like a programmable light timer, control panel, and single power cord to wall means added convenience for you by greatly reducing the set-up time.

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