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Old 06-14-2012, 11:23 AM   #1
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90 gal reef lighting question

I'll a 6x54 watt Tek light be enough to handle a full 90gal reef. Thanks in advance guys
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Old 06-14-2012, 11:32 AM   #2
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Enough to handle what exactly? I'm assuming you are wanting it to support corals, but what kinds?
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anything but SPS yea. SPS maybe at the very top.
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It's gonna be a full mixed reef. I know it can handle the corals I used other sizes on other tank. I was leaning towards 8 bulbs minimum but can get a great deal on a 6 bulb fixture, and am debating jumping on it.
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You should be able to handle any coral with the 6 bulb which I'm using the 6bulb tek elite and get great acro growth up to 16"-18" anything past that is a waste imo so just line the top 1/3 with your sps and fill out the bottom 2/3s with lps and Softies

Edit* keep in mind also my lights are on legs so only 4" of the water surface
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