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What should I do if my pump output is weak?

Ensure that your water level is within the ideal range indicated in your instruction manual, which came with the product packaging or can be viewed on this website by visiting your aquarium product page.

How do I cycle the Evo?

How do I care and maintain my Evo?

What protein skimmer options fit the Evo tank?

The Evo 13 gallon model has been designed to house the Fluval PS2 Mini Skimmer. While the smaller Evo 5 gallon model does not have a built-in skimmer option, air pump driven mini skimmers can be incorporated.

What kinds of corals should I consider for my Evo?

Corals requiring low to medium light (i.e. mushrooms, small soft corals and certain zooanthids) make ideal choices.

I’m new to the hobby. Do you offer any general strategies for maintaining a successful saltwater aquarium?

Can I add living coral to my tank after I’ve added cured rock?

Yes, but only if you have measured all key parameters (i.e. ammonia, nitrite, nitrate, phosphate, calcium, alkalinity) and the results are favorable. TIP: include a few snails and blue leg hermits to help deal with any potential algae you may experience.

Do LPS corals require strong water movement?

Some LPS do. We suggest consulting a reputable marine specialty retailer to confirm the ideal conditions your coral species require. You can also add a Fluval Sea CP circulation pump if you need additional water movement in your tank.

When using a timer for the LED, are the last settings saved after shutting the unit off?

Yes. For example, if the White and Blue LEDs are on and the power supply is interrupted or shut off, the same White and Blue would come back on when the power is restored.

How do I remove algae in my aquarium that may be accumulating on the inside glass surface?

Whether it is visible or not, algae removal needs to be a regular weekly maintenance task. This is performed simply by going over the inner glass surface with a pad or an aquarium magnet, such as the Fluval Razor+ 2-in-1 Algae Magnet (#11083 & #11084).

For optimal coral growth, should I add a circulation pump to my Evo aquarium?

We suggest consulting a reputable marine specialty retailer to identify the ideal conditions your coral species require. You can add a Fluval Sea CP circulation pump if you need additional water movement in your tank.

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