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Old 08-21-2011, 05:33 PM   #1
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What Light Spectrum is Best ?

I am about to buy some new lamps for my twin 150w Aqua Medic metal halides, and wanted to know what lights to get I have 13K in them now, I know 20K will be a blueish colour, but are they as good for growth and health

What are all you guy's using and what is the recommendations

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alot ain for atleast 14000k but it all depends how much blue you like. do you have any actinic supplements?
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I have but wanted to loose them and get a couple of blue LED strips
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