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Old 02-09-2013, 12:48 PM   #11
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Overall my main concern is that the AI will have enough light in my 21 inch deep tank to keep corals on the sand bed? I don't want to buy awesome lights and have them not give me the par needed to keep any corals I'm after. Not really looking to do a lot of sps coral just a few....
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Old 02-09-2013, 12:51 PM   #12
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Again- any height you want. I would suggest at least 8" off of the tank so it's easy to put your hand/arm in if need be. Any of the fixtures mentioned above can literally grow sps on the sand bed at that height.

LOL..but "Awesome Lights" give you as much PAR as you need.
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Thanks a lot for the help guys! I just want to get it done right the first time and be done with it. The AI lights seem to have all the bells and whistles so ill prob go with them....again thanks for the help. I will post pics with the final results when I install them.
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Taotronics recommend minimum of 10 inches off the water. Their circuits are not waterproof.

Or you can hang from a single point from the ceiling.


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None of the LED fixtures on the market are water proof as far as I know.
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