Go Back   Aquarium Advice - Aquarium Forum Community > Saltwater and Reef > Saltwater Reef Aquaria
Click Here to Login

Join Aquarium Advice Today
Thread Tools Search this Thread Display Modes
Please support our sponsors and let them know you heard about them on AquariumAdvice.com
Old 01-16-2006, 03:09 PM   #1
Aquarium Advice Apprentice
Join Date: Nov 2005
Location: Macomb, Michigan
Posts: 46
Send a message via AIM to Brian Vartanian
Power Glo light

HI, ive had my 55 gal tank set up for 3 months now. i wanted to get an anenome or 2 for my clown fish, and i know u need nice lighting for them. now all of my LFS kept telling me i need a glass top for these lights, but at one of the fish stores i explained i only wanted anenmoes and not other corals ( i didnt do this at the others) she said, after telling me to get a glass top, that i could just get a marine glo, or better off a power glo light to fit into my current fixtures and the anemoes would be good as long as i kept my water quality good and my fish wont attack it. Are power Glo lights any good? and is it gonna be some funky color? cuase i know the marine glo light is that actinic blue color.

Brian Vartanian is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 01-16-2006, 03:43 PM   #2
Aquarium Advice Freak
dscount's Avatar
Join Date: Dec 2005
Location: Alaska
Posts: 249
Send a message via MSN to dscount Send a message via Yahoo to dscount
Hmmm.. Sounds like we have something in common. See my thread on this specific topic. Here is the LINK:


But a more detailed answer here:

Both AquaReefer and Fluff pointed out that the WPG is pretty small. The LUMS I thought I was covered, but this seems to be the general feeling of most of the "Salty Dogs" that have been around awhile. I'm working on getting more lights myself now. LFS will tell you that should be enough, but I like my critters to be happy and not having to stress to keep alive.
75gal Salt, 18gal Sump, Skimmer, 60lb Live Rock, 90lb Live Sand, 3 Pwrhd, 2x55w Actinic, 2x55w 10k. Guest list: Goby Green Clown, Percula Clown and entire clean up crew.
dscount is offline   Reply With Quote


Please support our sponsors and let them know you heard about them on AquariumAdvice.com

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
36" GLO t5 HO 39wx2 light hood podman1973 Archive 4 08-31-2009 11:54 PM
Advice on glo light combinations hibiki Freshwater & Brackish - Planted Tanks 8 07-26-2006 06:01 PM
Use of TWO Power Glo 40watt/18k - 48" dscount General Hardware/Equipment Discussion 2 01-04-2006 05:08 PM
Glo-light Tetra Fry? Boon Freshwater & Brackish - Breeding 4 05-28-2005 07:25 PM
Glo-light Zebra Dainos Freshwater & Brackish - General Discussion 14 04-21-2005 10:35 AM

» Photo Contest Winners

Copyright 2002- Social Knowledge, LLC All Rights Reserved.

All times are GMT -4. The time now is 06:35 AM.

Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8 Beta 1
Copyright ©2000 - 2018, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.