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Old 05-13-2012, 05:15 PM   #1
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What kind of light for refugium

Was gonna get a cfl light at 6500k is that good ?
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And I've read to run it opposite the schedule
For regular day lights .....also how long to run lights over night ??
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6500k should work fine. I run mine from the time my lights on the dt go off until they come on... so about 16 hours I guess.
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I use a par38 led blub
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Old 05-13-2012, 05:32 PM   #5
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Would a ecosmart 50 watt soft white cfl be good 380 lumens it's for a 6 inch refugium
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I'm at homedepot they have a 5000k one is that not enough ?
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Was gonna get a cfl light at 6500k is that good ?

+1 thats what I got run while lights are off in display
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Could only find 5000 k would that work
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should be fine, I got my 6500k at Walmart
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should be fine, I got my 6500k at Walmart
Awesome I'm here right now lol I'll pick one up
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