Have you ever seen those Lights Of America flood lights at home depot? (LOA model #9266) They have a 65watt model that puts out 500 watts of Incandecent light! The fixture itself is water resistant and the best part is the color temp of the bulb is 6500K.
I bought bulbs online that screw into regular household sockets. 6500k.
We went to Lowes, bought 2 pieces of aluminum heater ducting. Bought a fixture
that held two bulbs....entire hood, with bulbs was under 40.00 We could have
put 4 bulbs in the hood, we may in fact, do that. But right now I am testing this
lighting on the 30. (MK, this is where I put the little pink shroom and I think it is
oh, as far as heat goes, the temp in the tank has not raised any.