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Old 09-13-2011, 12:10 AM   #21
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I just went through this with mr x on one of my threads yesterday. he said that as long as the Par is there it doesnt matter the 20k or 14k as far as coral growth. Because I don't even have actinic supplement with my setup I was really concerned.

Not sure which of my threads its in might eb the 20g rimlees one. But he went great lengths to explain it all to me
How can I find out the par of the odyssea bulbs? I googled it and can't find it
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Old 09-13-2011, 12:11 AM   #22
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Because they weren't tested. they pretty much are cheap useful but cheap bulbs. There were charts and everything that mr x linked in the thread. i t was awesome in like a spreadhseet format. lemmme go check and see if i can find it
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Found the link. It wasnt Mr x but ccapt that linked it to me!

Manhattan Reefs - Sanjay's Lighting Guide
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Found the link. It wasnt Mr x but ccapt that linked it to me!

Manhattan Reefs - Sanjay's Lighting Guide
Thanks for the link carey but they don't list the odyssea bulbs on there

I wanna by the odyssea 20k bulbs but would it be a waste of money?
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In my opinion, yes. I only bought this one because the 14k that was in the fixture was burnt up. I just needed a quick fix. I'm getting a replacement this week.
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