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Old 06-23-2004, 04:46 PM   #1
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Just got my Orbit 30" light setup how do I set it up

I have the 10,000 daylight, the actinic blue light and the moon lights. Do I set the main daylight and actinic lights to both turn off at the same time and then the moon lights come on? Or how do I set it up with my timers? Thanks

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Old 06-23-2004, 04:55 PM   #2
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Think of nature. I'd probably have the actinic come on first in the morning, then the 10k about 30-60 mins later. have them shut off in reverse...10k goes off, then 'sunset' for 30 mins of just actinic. I'd say have the moonlight come on when the actinic goes off.

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Old 06-24-2004, 10:06 AM   #3
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I've seen some website with lighting schedules, i followed them and it works well

7:30am-Moonlight Goes OFF
7:30am- actinic goes ON
8:00am- flourescent goes ON
8:30pm- fourescent goes OFF
9:00pm- Actinic goes OFF
9:00pm- Moonlight goes ON

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