I have the Aqua C Remora with the Preskimmer box. The skimmer works great, I am always getting a dark skimmate. The only complaint that I have is that the pre box is a little tricky to get adjusted, But you should be able to get it online for under your $200.
55 w/ 45lb LR
, 40 lb LS
, 20 lbs bermuda sand yellow tailed damsel, Coral Banded, pistol, 4 emeral crabs, 10 turbo snails, 2 serpent star, 15 blue legs, 10 red legs
Remora C, Emperor 400, maxi jet 900, maxi jet 1200, 200 w heater, 260w Oddessy power compact light attinic.10,000k, 4 moon lights