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Old 03-15-2013, 08:11 PM   #31
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Only problem I see with that is they'll be too close to the water. Pretty much the same idea I had bc I have the same exact canopy idea. I turned out hanging mine from the ceiling.
The lights are 8" off the top of the water. Do you think that's too close?
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Old 03-15-2013, 08:13 PM   #32
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The lights are 8" off the top of the water. Do you think that's too close?
You might be ok, all depends on how much % u have the lights on. My light is about a foot from the top of the water.
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You might be ok, all depends on how much % u have the lights on. My light is about a foot from the top of the water.
The lights are at about 35% right now.
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Old 03-15-2013, 08:22 PM   #34
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The lights are at about 35% right now.
Id say just ride it out. See how it does, if no complications occur, then you're good.
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You might be ok, all depends on how much % u have the lights on. My light is about a foot from the top of the water.
The lights are at about 35% right now.
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Old 03-15-2013, 08:29 PM   #36
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Cool!! My rbta's seem to love it
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Cool!! My rbta's seem to love it
Let's see a pic of it with the lights now!!
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Let's see a pic of it with the lights now!!


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Lol you read my mind!!!
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Time to start adding some coral I think!? Any suggestions?
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Looks great! And yeah id say so
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