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Old 01-18-2005, 07:48 PM   #1
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Lighting for a....

Would I be able to house a Lobophyllia Brain Coral under PCF lighing, and if I could, how many watts per gallon would be needed?
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Yes you could. What size tank will it be in?
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Old 01-18-2005, 09:37 PM   #3
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29 gallon, I plan on having 260 watts of PCF on there eventually.
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a 30" coralife aqualight with 2-65 watt bulbs would allow you to have LPS corals like brains.. Just change the bulbs every 9 months.
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ok thanks
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Yeah no worries mate.... I've got a couple in a 55gal with 4x65w PC's.... they seem to be doing well......
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Old 01-19-2005, 07:19 PM   #7
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WEll because seahorses will be in this tank I will not be able to keep one in it. But when I set up my ten gallon nano I will put one in there.
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