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Old 02-10-2014, 09:48 PM   #11
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As far as I know I can grow almost anything - they come in different wattages so look out for that. Mine is 18x 3w (54w in total) which is a lot, but my tank is tall...

okay thanks I have a pretty shallow ten gallon so I would probably go for a lower wattage but still enough. does adjusting height from the surface help if a light is too bright for the coral?
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Yes it can. Depending on the height. It would probably be trial and error, unless you know someone who has them.
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Old 02-10-2014, 11:31 PM   #14
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As far as I know I can grow almost anything - they come in different wattages so look out for that. Mine is 18x 3w (54w in total) which is a lot, but my tank is tall...

Also, will one bulb work for a ten gallon?
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Ya that light looks good if the LEDs are running at at least 2w and one shouldne good for lps and softies, probably need 2 for sps
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Ya that light looks good if the LEDs are running at at least 2w and one shouldne good for lps and softies, probably need 2 for sps

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Ya looks ok, only thing I see is the optics, see if they can switch them for 120 degree the 60s won't cover a 10g all the way
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This is exactly what I have, but as I said my tank is tall (and narrow) it sits about 30cm above the tank...
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Ya looks ok, only thing I see is the optics, see if they can switch them for 120 degree the 60s won't cover a 10g all the way

so would you recommend 2 of them if I can't find one at 120 degrees, what if I just have corals toward the center of the tank, would that work with a 60?
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18x3W is enough for SPS in a 10g. That's quite a bit of light.
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