Taam Rio Nano Protein Skimmer

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TAAM/Via Aqua Finally a compact Nano aquarium skimmer designed to work on aquariums up to 20 gallons. All the features of a large skimmer. Intake venturi, needle wheel and an adjustable variable venturi. Simple installation. Now make any aquarium a nano reef aquarium.
  • Needle wheel
  • Compact design
  • Adjustable variable venturi
  • Water level control
  • Filter cartridge with activated carbon
  • For aquariums up to 20 gallons
  • 110 gallon hour pump

Specifications

  • Needle wheel
  • Compact design
  • Adjustable variable venturi
  • Water level control
  • Filter cartridge with activated carbon
  • For aquariums up to 20 gallons
  • 110 gallon hour pump


Warranty

180 day manufacturer warranty

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Does this act like both a protein skimmer and outside power filter?
Asked : Mar 22, 2017
By : Joe, Aurora illinois
 
 
 
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This would be more of a protein skimmer. It does however have a small filter cartridge and carbon. These filters are geared for the skimmer water coming back into your tank. We would still recommend adding another form of filtration.
Answered : Mar 24, 2017
By : MD Tech
 
 
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  • 3.0

46 Reviewers (63%) would recommend this

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Great little skimmer.
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PROS
Skims good.
CONS
Noisy and a little tricky to reassemble after cleaning.
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I have this on an average stocked 15 gallon reef. I haven’t had a strand of algae since I installed it. It is $33. So expect it to be a pain in some ways. Like a little noisy. Also, getting the pump tube back on the needle wheel after cleaning it is a pain. But, it will skim the heck out of a litt...Read More
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Protein skimmer
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Simple set up quiet operation
CONS
Filter cartridge junk.
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After the normal 24-48 hr break-in time the skimmer started pulling the unwanted junk from my 38 gallon reef tank and stopped pouring micro-bubbles in my tank. This skimmer works great. Easy to install although the filter cartridge included is worthless. I cut my own filter cartridge from a nitrate ...Read More
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Waste of Money!

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Does not skim, just makes noise. So-called carbon insert lasted 3 days. Don't waste your money.
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Very pleased

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Had it running for about 18 hours now. Give yourself time to get it "dialed in", as the instructions recommend 24 hrs. But it's been working quite well. I'd definitely recommend it for the money.
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I like it

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Good work , good for saltwater fish tank No problem doing , cheap
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taam skimmer

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not happy at all very noisy too many air bubbles it has salt creep all over it not happy after 3 days took it off
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not the best

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does not clean at all, it was on for a week and it never picked anything up. very sorry i wasted my money
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