Reef Tank Packages—Nano Tank

Reef Aquarium
Nano Reef Tank
"I started my nano tank about a month ago. I bought a 12-gallon glass bowfront tank which now sits on my desk with all kinds of corals, three fish (a pair of Percula clowns and a yellow clown goby) and a cleaner shrimp. With the help of my fellow colleagues this is what I put together..." Click here to read more

By Walter Floresguerra, Marine Depot Staff
Reef Aquarium
Now that you have the correct tank size, simply look through each row for our recommendations. Select a lighting retrofit kit if you have a pre-existing canopy that you would like to mount the lighting system into. The lighting fixtures are used if you do not have a canopy: these fixtures can be suspended or propped up above the tank. Note that there are numerous different configurations available, so please feel free to email us at if you have any questions.
Reef Aquarium
Item #DescriptionRatingPrice 
ZP01123WavePoint Daylight Micro Sun LED High Output Clamp Light 12 InchGood$99.99
UJ94547AquaMaxx NemoLight AquaMarine Nano LED Fixture With Controller - 18 WattsBetter$89.99
YH34114Kessil A80 Controllable LED Aquarium Light - Tuna BlueBetter$129.00
3Z18012Aqua Illumination Prime HD LED Light Fixture - BlackBest$209.99 $167.99
Protein Skimmer
Item #DescriptionRatingPrice 
CV20197Reef Octopus Classic 100 HOB Protein SkimmerBetter (HOB)$209.99
AK01114AquaticLife Internal Mini Protein Skimmer 115Good$59.99
HD00771Hydor Koralia Nano-Skim Internal Protein SkimmerGood$107.99
TZ900111Tunze Comline DOC DC Protein Skimmer 9001Better$165.30 $132.24
TZ790041Tunze Comline DOC DC Protein Skimmer 9004Best$200.56 $160.45
UJ94629AquaMaxx HOB-1.5 Hang-On-Back Protein SkimmerBetter (HOB)$230.99
Item #DescriptionRatingPrice 
HG10595Aqua Clear 20 Power FilterGood$38.99
EH2232Eheim ECCO Pro 130 External Canister FilterBetter$112.99
QH15704Eshopps CUBE Nano RefugiumBest$252.99
Water Movement/Wavemaker
Item #DescriptionRatingPrice 
EH10558EHEIM Stream On+ 2000 Pump/Powerhead - 500 GPHGood$61.99
HD01144Hydor Koralia Nano Circulation Pump/Powerhead 565gphBetter$34.99
TZ60401Tunze NanoStream 6040 Controllable PumpBetter$143.11 $114.49
EM1233EcoTech Marine VorTech MP10wQD Propeller Pump w/ Wireless QuietDrive DriverBest$299.99
Item #DescriptionRatingPrice 
EJ1111Eheim Jager TruTemp 50 Watt Fully Submersible UL Approved HeaterBetter$23.99
3C00209Cobalt Aquatics Neo-Therm 50 Watt Aquarium Heater w/ LED DisplayBest$60.88
Item #DescriptionRatingPrice 
ED1151Aqua Euro USA Max Chill 1/13 HP Aquarium Chiller For Tanks Up To 50 GallonsBetter$449.95
JB1133JBJ Mini-Arctica Chiller DBI-050 1/15hpBest$449.70
Item #DescriptionRatingPrice 
HG11201Marina Floating Thermometer w/ Suction CupGood$2.49
ES00232Coralife Digital ThermometerBetter$8.99
RB1311Lifegard Aquatics Little Time Or TempBetter$24.29
AM1131American Marine Pinpoint Wireless Thermometer (includes one sensor)Best$40.00
Salinity Meter
Item #DescriptionRatingPrice 
MD2101Marine Depot Aquarium RefractometerBetter$39.99
4M00600Milwaukee Seawater Digital RefractometerBest$124.99 $112.49
Test Kit
Item #DescriptionRatingPrice 
AP3313API Saltwater Liquid Master Test KitGood$22.54
AP3323API Reef Master Test KitGood$23.56
RS21520Red Sea Algae Control Multi NO3/PO4 Test KitBetter$59.99
RS21510Red Sea Reef Foundation Pro Ca/Alk/Mg Multi Test KitBetter$59.99
SFPRSalifert Reef Package Test KitBetter$105.99
Item #DescriptionRatingPrice 
HT3113Hamilton 24hr Digital Timer with 2-OutletsGood$19.95
ES01692Coralife Digital Power Center (Day-Night-Timer or Wave Maker)Good$30.99
Item #DescriptionRatingPrice 
AK01371Aquatic Life Twist-In 100 GPD 4-Stage RO/DI SystemGood$139.99
MD9115Marine Depot KleanWater 4-Stage Advanced RO/DI System - 100 GPDBetter$199.99
SP12291SpectraPure® MaxCap RO/DI System w/ Manual Flush - 90 GPDBest$329.99
VX11501Vertex Technologies Puratek Deluxe 100 GPD RO/DI FilterBest$329.95
Item #DescriptionRatingPrice 
JB5111JBJ ATO Automatic Top Off System Water Level ControllerBetter$79.99
TZ4114Tunze Osmolator Nano 3152 Auto Top Off ATOBest$97.46 $77.97