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Old 10-26-2011, 01:17 AM   #21
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Es mucho dinero
Lol saltwater reefs are not Cheep. Look at it like this, the main thing separating a reef from a fowler is lighting. Trust me the led light will pay for it's self. Each t5 or t8 bulb is around 20 bucks give or take. get a 4 bulb fixture and you are at $80 and they have to be replaced every 6 months. LEDs need to be replaced around the 5 year mark. So in the long run it is Cheep
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Old 10-26-2011, 01:23 AM   #22
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How much are the bulbs for the lamp?? Seems cheaper right?
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Old 10-26-2011, 01:28 AM   #23
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Lol saltwater reefs are not Cheep. Look at it like this, the main thing separating a reef from a fowler is lighting. Trust me the led light will pay for it's self. Each t5 or t8 bulb is around 20 bucks give or take. get a 4 bulb fixture and you are at $80 and they have to be replaced every 6 months. LEDs need to be replaced around the 5 year mark. So in the long run it is Cheep
Hmm actually that makes alot more sense haha
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The 7led bulb is $89.
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Ohh not too bad.. Haha still expensive for a light!
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Oh that is nothing compared to some fixtures do larger tanks. For my 60gal to light it with LEDs it will cost around $800ish
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Old 10-26-2011, 01:40 AM   #27
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Ur paying that much?!!? Haha
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No I am going to diy a led fixture. It will cost me around $300ish. Like I said this is not a cheap hobby.
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Hahah ya its not, but for a 15 yr old its almost impossible
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Well ya could i switch out the bad bulbs and put in better ones?
No you would need an actual t5 fixture not just the bulbs.
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