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Old 09-11-2013, 08:43 AM   #1
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Digital timer/programmable outlet

i have been using timers on all of my FW fish tanks to certain extent with great success. ever since i got into the SW side of fish keeping, i find myself in need of 3 different timers/programmable outlets for ONE tank. One for actinitc light, one for daylight (my fixture doesn't have an embedded timer), and one for filter/skimmer/etc. the reason for a separate timer on the filter and skimmer is because the tank is in my room and i'm a light sleeper. everything else (heater, pumps) are always on. so i have to juggle with ~10wires or so every single day and i'm getting very annoyed by it. does anyone know if there's a timer/outlet that allows me to individualize each plug? right now i'm using these

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Old 09-11-2013, 11:57 AM   #2
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Look to something like the Reefkeeper controllers. They have outlet modules that can controll may different things. I'm not sure if they can do 2 lights on timers as well as a pair of pumps on a different timer, but they might be able to. Check it out.
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