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Old 05-01-2005, 02:41 AM   #1
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how much daylight watts vs. actinic? ratios

i was wondering what ratios people run with their setups. I mean how much wattage of daylight and actinic...i am trying to see if i should run equal wattages of daylight and actinic...or more daylight than actinic? right now i have a 65 watt bulb that is a 50/50 and then i have a T-5 actinic and daylight each 30 watts and my tank kind of has a blue tint so i maybe wanted to ditch the 50/50 and get a straight up daylight maybe like 8800k?

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Old 05-01-2005, 03:05 AM   #2
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I run 750 watt's mh 8 hours a day and 440 watts of vho 11 hours a day.

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Old 05-01-2005, 09:48 AM   #3
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The usual arrangement is a 50/50 split of daylight and actinic.
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actinic, light, watts

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