Question about the Right Lighting for my tank????

Discussion in 'Propagation' started by CrackRaider, Dec 20, 2008.

  1. CrackRaider

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    So what is better for your Coral, to have a High lumen at 65 or a high kelvin at 20k??? im just trying to find right Metal Halide
     
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    so do you think i can go with a lumen at 65 and and 4000-4500k?? cause i also have a t5 HO as well that im going to run with the MH as well..
     
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    I wouldn't use something with that low of a kelvin myself, not only will it not have very good color, you may run into bleaching issues when acclimating corals.
     
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    Thank you for all your help!!! if you know any one that wants to sell any of there lighting let them know that im looking around..
     
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    [quote author=CrackRaider link=topic=5657.msg70903#msg70903 date=1229821354]
    Thank you for all your help!!! if you know any one that wants to sell any of there lighting let them know that im looking around..
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    What are you looking for? I might have something lying around I can hook you up with.
     
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    well i need a few things like a chiller for a 125g tank and a calcium reactor??? i found a place the will sell me the lights for a good price.
     
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    First, What kind of coral are you nursing?
     

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