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Old 09-16-2011, 11:17 PM   #251
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Ok, so I have a dilemma. I currently have the 48" T5 undividually reflected quad "dont know the brand" quad lighting fixture with built in timer. Moonlights don't work. :-( It's an older fixture, like years old, it has some on some screws. But it's a fabulous light with great ATI bulbs.

Do I sell it with the 55g setup or keep it for this build? Or sell them with at setup and just buy a quality twin tube fixture? I could could somewhat go cheap because there will never be corals in this tank.

I'm leaning towards selling the 55g without them and using them on this build.

Am I even silly for considering this? LOL
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Old 09-16-2011, 11:19 PM   #252
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Id keep them..no sense selling them off when they can work on the 90. Overkill or not
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Old 09-16-2011, 11:21 PM   #253
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Yeah, that's what I was thinking. I can always just run one bank of lights if it's too much.
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Old 09-16-2011, 11:26 PM   #254
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Exactly its actually kinda nice not having to worry about lighting power
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Old 09-16-2011, 11:28 PM   #255
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if I wasn't going open top I could even put the marineland cheapo led's over it. Would probably look awesome. lol
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Old 09-16-2011, 11:31 PM   #256
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It would be worth it to try why not go with wire mesh tops?
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Yea go with either single or double bright marineland LEDS
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Old 09-17-2011, 01:46 AM   #258
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what??? after everyone said no to me for the double bright led's for my 40b? thats not right.
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what??? after everyone said no to me for the double bright led's for my 40b? thats not right.
If you're planning coral then stay away from marineland double brights
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Yea it's a FOWLR so she can use them and it'll give her the shimmer effect
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