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Old 07-12-2004, 11:58 PM   #1
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MH Wattage

Ok guys, if I have a dual 250W PFO ballast, but I think that 250W bulbs are too bright, is it ok to use a bulb of the same type with lower wattage?

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Old 07-13-2004, 01:11 PM   #2
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no i think ya will burn out the bulb very fast !! if anything just raise the lights if ya can
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