The API® ALGAE SCRAPER is an incredibly durable algae scraper with an extra long handle to effectively clean acrylic aquarium walls and prevent user from getting too wet. Product scrapes and removes algae quickly and easily, and may be used as frequently as needed.
Do not use on dry surfaces. Rinse pad with tap water before and after use. Not for use on glass aquariums.
Can I use an API ALGAE SCRAPER on any type of aquarium?
No, API designs two separate scrapers for two different types of aquarium material: glass and acrylic. The appropriate scraper should be used on the corresponding tank to reduce the risk of scratching or damaging your aquarium.
When should I use the API ALGAE SCRAPER?
Use the API ALGAE SCRAPER to eliminate unsightly algae on aquarium walls as needed, but roughly once a week at a minimum to ensure tank cleanliness and clarity. Use any time algae accumulates on the walls of your aquarium.