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Red Sea - Max-E 260L Complete Reef System (70 Gallons) (White/Black)

Red Sea - Max-E 260L Complete Reef System (70 Gallons) (White/Black)

SKU: R40040-RL

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Complete Reef

Complete Reef System Includes:

REEFER Peninsula 500L G2+ (Black/Pearl White)

1x Reef Automatic Top Off (ATO) - All REEFER MAX G2+ models come with the ReefBeat App-controlled ReefATO+ system, which keeps your water volume and salinity stable, and includes an accurate temperature monitor as well as a highly sensitive leak detector.

1x ReefMat 1200 - A fully automated,ReefBeat App-controlled roller filter that keeps your aquarium water crystal clear, with a unique mat replacement system that allows you to switch rolls with zero hassle.

1x Professional ReefSPEC Sump - The professional sump includes a removable mechanical filtration media compartment (with micron filters & filter cups), an optional refugium compartment, an adjustable height skimmer chamber for optimal skimmer performance, and a bubble trap to prevent air bubbles from returning to the aquarium. 

1x Set of Drain Piping - Assembly-ready piping. Hidden in overflow box with removable to for easy maintenance 

Dual return pump outlets, Surface skimmer, High precision valve, Chiller and hardware chamb

Deluxe Reef System

MAX Reef System

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Product Description - MAX-E Series (260 Liters) (70G)

Popular Size All-In-One Plug & Play Reef Systems

The popular size MAX-E systems come fully-equipped with all the essential gear, allowing you to quickly set up a new tank and enjoy its beauty without worrying about component selection and compatibility.

Every piece of equipment incorporated in the MAX-E systems was designed on the basis of Red Sea’s 30 years of research on the needs of corals in artificial environments, resulting in optimal coral growth and coloration.

Explore Features:

Surface Skimmer

The surface skimmer enables highly effective filtration by ensuring that only water from the aquarium surface is passed to the rear filtration compartment. The surface skimmer is easily removable for periodic cleaning.

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Integrated Power Center

The MAX-E incorporates the one-plug MAX concept, and features a power center with easy access to 7 individually switched power sockets for all system electrical sub-components. The power center is conveniently located in the cabinet and enables safe and easy control of all of the MAX-E sub-systems.

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ReefLED Lighting

The Red Sea MAX-E series incorporate the ReefLED 90 light, that has a light intensity and spectrum that is 100% utilized by the corals, ensuring optimal coral growth and coloration. In addition, the ReefLED 90 has a Moonlight channel to provide low levels of light for reef-safe nighttime viewing

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Rotatable Rear Sump Screen

The rotatable screen allows easy access to the rear filtration compartment sump, while ensuring that the aquarium’s aesthetics are undisturbed.

Ultra-Clear Glass

The MAX-E systems have a rimless design and are made from 12 mm ultra-clear glass, which provides a superb viewing experience

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Protein Skimmer

The MAX-E skimmers have a 900 lph/239 gph water flow and 250 lph/66 gph air flow, implementing Red Sea’s REEF-SPEC criteria and passing the entire water volume through the skimmers approximately 3 times per hour (with a 3 to 1 water to air ratio), which provides sufficient filtration for even the most delicate SPS corals.

Multidirectional Eyeball Nozzle

The filtered water returns to the display tank via a multidirectional, adjustable eyeball nozzle, ensuring there are no stagnant spots within the aquarium.

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Media Rack

The rear sump includes a convenient media rack for Red Sea’s REEF-SPEC™ Carbon (which is supplied with the MAX-E), as well as extra shelves for the easy addition of other chemical filter media.

Bubble Trap Sponge

The bubble trap sponge prevents air bubbles from returning to the aquarium.

Circulation Pump

The MAX-E comes with a 2,150 lph/568 gph Sicce return pump, which implements Red Sea’s REEF-SPEC criteria and circulates the entire system water volume about 10 times an hour.

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Chiller Installation Kit

The MAX-E has a dedicated area for a chiller pump, and comes with a convenient connection bracket for the chiller piping (chiller and pipes are not supplied with the system).

Marine-Spec Cabinet

The MAX-E is available with a marine-spec laminate cabinet fronted with weatherproof epoxy painted doors, convenient push openers and soft close stainless steel hinges. MAX-E cabinets are offered with black or white exteriors.

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Both MAX-E series models are supplied with 100 grams of Red Sea’s REEF-SPEC carbon, enough to maintain crystal clear water for the first 2 months.

Max-E 170 Dimensions:


Max-E 260 Liter

Total System Water Volume

260 L / 68.7 gal
Display Tank Water Volume 213 L / 56.3 gal
Display Tank Length 90 cm / 35.4 "
Display Tank Width 57.5 cm / 22.6 "

Display Tank Height

55 cm / 21.7 "

Total System Height

142 cm / 55.9 "

Ultra-Clear Front Glass

12 mm / 47 "

Ultra-Clear Side Glass

10 cm / 39 "

Bottom Glass

12 cm / 47 "
Manuals & Videos

Max E Series in Cabinet Sump Upgrade Manual

Max E-260 A - Cabinet Manual

Max E-260 - Cabinet Manual

Max E - Series Manual

Max-E Series Features and Operations (Video)

Red Sea - Shipping & Handling

Red Sea Aquariums are shipped directly from the Red Sea facility, and you can expect delivery within 1-3 weeks from the shipping date. When you place your order, Red Sea typically processes it within 1-3 business days.

Once the order is shipped from the Red Sea facility, you will receive a shipment number, and the transportation service will contact you to arrange a suitable delivery window. Please note that once the order is submitted to Red Sea, canceling any items on the order incurs a restocking fee. It's important to mention that Red Sea tanks can only be shipped to the contiguous 48 United States.

Price Match Guarantee

We work very hard to ensure that we offer the absolute best prices online.  If you find another online store that offers a lower price than us within six months of your purchase date please let us know and we will refund your original payment for the difference.  

We want you to feel confident that you are getting the absolute best price for the product you are ordering.  If you find that our own website has a lower price for the same item you have ordered within six months of your purchase date will refund the difference as well.

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