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Old 10-07-2012, 11:15 AM   #1
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TaoTronics (chinese led) light??

I've been looking at these fixtures and they seem great for the cost. Does anyone have any experience with them? I want to go for the 120watt dimmable. The only negative I've found is the fan noise. My only issue is that I would like to set it directly on my glass lid. I don't want all that blinding light escaping in my living room! Any thoughts? Thanks!!
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Old 10-07-2012, 12:41 PM   #2
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Have them on my 180g. Love them. Have clams, lps, sps, and softies. Work out great.
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Have them on my 180g. Love them. Have clams, lps, sps, and softies. Work out great.
Also, build a canopy. That close to the water isn't a good idea.
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Too close will be too bright?
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Old 10-07-2012, 12:59 PM   #5
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Also do you have the dimmable kind?
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Old 10-07-2012, 02:12 PM   #6
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Too close will be too bright?
It'll bleach and burn the coral. No, but I've seen others have to move theirs up and they have the dimmable ones.
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I have them super bright lights amazing lights...recommend putting layers of wax paper to diffuse light for a while removing a layer every week to adjust corals to the lights
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Old 10-07-2012, 04:42 PM   #8
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Nice!! What do you have them resting on?
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Old 10-07-2012, 05:07 PM   #9
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Just some 2x8s for now. I've been building a canopy but school and work everyday it's taking awhile lol
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