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CaribSea A.R.M. Aragonite Reactor Media 50 lb (Coarse)

CaribSea A.R.M. Aragonite Reactor Media 50 lb (Coarse)

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Get the best reactor media in the market. Try the Caribsea A.R.M. Aragonite Reactor Media, and see the difference in your aquarium in just a few days.

The Caribsea A.R.M. Aragonite Reactor Media from Pet Store is deemed complete by professionals because it contains essential elements like calcium and carbonate. It provides your tank with almost fifty times more strontium that any other brands. This reactor media provide you with everything that you will ever require to maintain a tank, and you will not need anything to add into it to improve its performance.

The Caribsea A.R.M. Aragonite Reactor Media is equipped with aragonite that has twice the surface area of any other brand and thus, it can absorb more dirt and harmful substances in your tank. A 2-3 mm grade is calibrated precisely so that the carbon dioxide can totally penetrate the surface. It does not have any gastropod shells so that the phosphate remains at a low level of less than 1/10 of a ppm, and the silica is only half of that of other levels. It is highly soluble and very pure that it becomes a standard of excellence.

The Caribsea A.R.M. Aragonite Reactor Media comes in a coarse, fifty-pound bag, which is all you need to treat reactors for a long period of time.

A complete reactor media containing not only calcium and carbonate, but essential trace elements as well. In fact A.R.M. has nearly 50 times the strontium of other brands (7,390 ppm) A.R.M. is processed for immediate use, no rinsing required, and has double the surface area of regular aragonite. Precision grading (2-3mm) allows for maximum carbon dioxide penetration, and the exclusion of gastrpod shells ensures the lowest phosphate (less than 1/10 of 1 ppm) and silica (about 1/2 that of other brands) content. This grading also carries in the highest concentration of Halimeda incrassata, an aragonite so pure it has been used as a laboratory standard. A.R.M. has the highest solubility of any reactor media available (metastable at 8.2), so CO2 consumption is much lower. A.R.M., its what yoru corals are made of.

Calcium reactors have evolved into several types that require different media sizes. We now offer our original ARM™ fine for downflow, slow upflow, and fluidized bed type calcium reactors and our ARM™ coarse for rapid upflow type reactors. No matter the reactor, CaribSea has you covered.




Manufacturer Info

At CaribSea we take aquariums seriously. Since 1972 we have supplied hundreds of public aquariums, zoos, aquaculture facilities, public and private institutions, and hundreds of thousands of dedicated aquarists with the highest quality marine and freshwater products. CaribSea has been in the forefront of the principle that substrates are a piece of equirment, not just a decorative afterthought. Caribsea substrates are as precisely engineered as any piece of advanced equipment used by today`s hobbyists and professionals. CaribSea products are the chemical support, biological filtration, and biodiversity backbone for many of the most spectacular aquatic displays ever created. We are now celebrating our 35th year in the business, and our product line has continued to grow; making CaribSea your aragonite source and so much more.

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Posted: 9/16/2013 from HOLLISTER, CA UNITED STATES
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Comments: This product works very well! I bought mine for moon jellyfish and it is perfect for them!!


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Posted: 7/25/2012 from RACINE, WI UNITED STATES
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Comments: I love it. I bought the coarse media. There is no way it will be picked-up in my Calcium reactor pump again. When I took my Korralin calcium reactor apart, there was media in my Eheim pump intake from over the past year. This will eliminate that problem from reoccuring. I strongly recommend this media size in reactors.


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Posted: 7/23/2012 from CASTRO VALLEY, CA UNITED STATE
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Comments: I have been keeping reef tank for 26 years, and this the best reactor media I have ever used.


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Posted: 5/10/2012 from NORTHVILLE, MI UNITED STATES
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Comments: This media is by far the best I've used; does not turn to mush like others I've used. To be clear I use ONLY the course media not the original.


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Great!

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Posted: 12/19/2011 from Saint Clair Shores, MI UNITED
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Comments: This is the first course media I've went with and I love it! I use it with a pH controller and have a mid point of 6.5 with it dropping to around 6.45 and the rate of usage is amazing. I'd recommed this to all of my friends if they had SW tanks. ;)


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Posted: 5/24/2011 from Waltham, MA UNITED STATES
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Comments: this is a great product my calcium reactor never clogs a+


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Works great!

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Posted: 5/13/2011 from VALRICO, FL UNITED STATES
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Comments: In a DIY sulfur reactor to battle nitrates. Along with LSM it does what it's supposed to do.


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Great Stuff

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Posted: 6/22/2010 from SCHENECTADY, NY UNITED STATES
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Comments: This stuff is great. Does not turn to mush like previous stuff I used. Corals love it.


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Posted: 6/22/2010 from ANTIOCH, CA UNITED STATES
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Comments: This is very good ,is working for me,thank you


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Posted: 9/16/2009 from DESTREHAN, LA UNITED STATES
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Comments: What you wish for! The concentration of Calcium is great! I filled my reactor waited two days and tested. Calcium coming out of the reactor is above 500ppm. Needless to say I now have to reduce the amount of media used in the reactor and dial the dosage to a lower setting . :) What a great problem to have.


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