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Old 12-23-2012, 01:30 AM   #1
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What leds give the best coral color?

I was wanting to make a diy solderless led kit from rapid leds. I was wondering which led color give the coral there best color? Cw rb etc
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I bought a reefbrite led light, all blue, and was amazed at the colors...
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Are they blue or royal blue? Or are they ptetty much tge same? Thanks
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Old 12-23-2012, 02:07 AM   #4
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Cool white, royal blue is usually the primary, so get lots of those.

Then throw in a few blues, greens, ultraviolets.

Better yet, look at the leds on reefbrite, reefbreeders, radions, AI sol, and many of the already made LEDs out there. You will better understand what LEDs colors you will want and need.
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Good idea I didn't think of that. I heard this don't know if its true but do warm white bring out reds and oranges bettet?
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Good idea I didn't think of that. I heard this don't know if its true but do warm white bring out reds and oranges bettet?
Blues leds make green and red colors pop in coral
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Blues leds make green and red colors pop in coral
I also use reefbrites with my mh for color if you building an led fixture id go 60/40 blues/ whites other color leds dont help with color in coral my buddy owns a saltwater shop and has at least 10 fixtures with greens blues and uv and there is no difference in color of coral than just blue and white
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Old 12-23-2012, 02:19 AM   #8
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Ok thank you all. U guys gave me some more to think about and research so I can make a led light for my needs as nd eants
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Old 12-23-2012, 05:35 AM   #10
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mix with NW CW RB and violet, if you don't have NW you can go with few red and green to supplement.

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