New Hobbyist Workshop - Lighting

Discussion in 'Equipment' started by denzil, Apr 12, 2014.

  1. denzil

    denzil Webmaster

    This is considered a live document and changes will be constantly made to improve it.

    Lighting
    Metal halide
    Ushio - single ended screw-in, Mogul base

    double ended, HQI
    Fluorescent
    Coralife

    Normal output
    Power compacts
    High output
    Very high output
    LED
    Kessil

    RapidLED

    PAR - http://goo.gl/mpe0Yo
    Kelvin rating - color temperature not intensity but intensity decreases as Kelvin increases

    Measuring Light Intensity with a Meter - http://goo.gl/nNWUg0
    Metal Halide Lighting - A brief overview - http://goo.gl/VKFqBK
    Comprehensive lighting article - http://goo.gl/ik9upG
    aquarium-lighting-guide.com - http://goo.gl/yJT45a
    Advanced Aquarist article, “Quantitative Comparison of Lighting Technologies: Metal Halide, T5 Fluorescent and LED," written by Sanjay Joshi, Ph.D. - http://goo.gl/HsO9kN
    Advanced Aquarist article, “Imitating Natural Light Quality, Intensity, and Dosage in a Reef Aquarium - Do We Really Want To?” written by Dana Riddle - http://goo.gl/JOIT7V
    BAR forum thread, “an open ended discussion in Full Spectrum LED concepts” - http://goo.gl/P3Ex37
     
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