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Old 09-20-2012, 01:19 PM   #1
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Need some additional light to make coral colors come out?

I got 2 250 halides 20 k over 55 gallon what kind of light could I add
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Old 09-20-2012, 05:27 PM   #2
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I got 2 250 halides 20 k over 55 gallon what kind of light could I add
I wouldnt add anything. 2 250's over a 55g is more than enough for anything. Only thing i would suggest is switching to 10k or 14k bulbs and using led strips for actinic supplementation instead of the 20k lighting.
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Old 09-20-2012, 05:46 PM   #3
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I got 2 250 halides 20 k over 55 gallon what kind of light could I add
Im agreeing 14k bulbs you wont get much coral growth with 20k i use 14k phoenix they have a blueish tint look real nice 10k might be to yellow and would need to supplement actinics
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