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Old 01-15-2012, 07:18 PM   #1
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Enough light for clam

I have metal halide lights that are 130 PAR at 12 inches (but the clam would be at about 16 inches (I don't know how many PAR that would be. Does anybody know?
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not enough for a clam.

i'm guessing its a 150 watt halide
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A broad guideline would be How many watts and how many gallon tank? It`s good to know it`s a MH. Also need to know what type clam?
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Old 01-15-2012, 11:23 PM   #4
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I think it's 250 watt, 29 gallon tank, tridacna clam?
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Old 01-15-2012, 11:26 PM   #5
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Oops....I just realized I put metal hallide lights....they are LED lights.
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Old 01-16-2012, 12:43 AM   #6
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These are the lights I'm wondering if they are strong enough for a clam...
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29 gallon tank, tridanca clam, light description below...they are LED lights....not sure why I put metal halide!
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29 gallon, tridanca clam....LED lights, not sure why I put metal halide!
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Enought light for clam

Well I totally messed up the last thread and tried to edit which apparently can't be done. These are the lights I have, with a 29 gallon tank and I'm wondering if they are enough for a tridanca clam.6,000K white and 60mW blue LEDs Sunlight and moonlight modes Energy-efficient 1 watt and 60mW LEDs Polycarbonate lens
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