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Old 01-07-2014, 06:38 AM   #1
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Lighting for coral!

I own a 29 gallon tank.

I currently own 2 bulbs.
One is 10k Blue Light
The other is 10k Day light
They're both t5's

In total it's 62 watts.

What kind of coral could I geT? Low, medium, high?
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Old 01-07-2014, 09:48 AM   #2
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31 watt t5 lamps? That doesn't sound right. Check those lamps again. If your tank is a standard 29 it's 30" correct? You probably have 24" lamps then, which if they are high output, should be 24 watts each.
I would say you could keep soft corals and maybe some LPS higher up on the rock. Low to medium..
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Old 01-07-2014, 11:07 AM   #3
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Coralife makes 30" t5ho bulbs at 31w each. I would assume this is what is being used. I agree with X's suggestions on corals though.
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Correct,
I had a 4 bulb unit like this. Only Coralife bulbs will fit it. Though a well put together unit, the size restricts what you can do as the bulbs they make are no where near quality of ATI bulbs.
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