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Old 11-05-2012, 09:27 PM   #1
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Lighting question

Will this light support corals in a 55 gallon tank??? http://www.aquatraders.com/ProductDe...ductCode=52305
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Old 11-05-2012, 09:36 PM   #2
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Yes but not quite enough for sps imo unless at the very top of the tank.
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Old 11-06-2012, 08:29 PM   #3
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Ok thanks
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Old 11-06-2012, 08:33 PM   #4
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These corals are under 4 39w t5's. So ya that fixture should be fine for most. I dont do sps or clams but everything else is rockin.
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Old 11-10-2012, 10:22 AM   #5
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Nice tank love the open brain
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Old 11-10-2012, 08:57 PM   #6
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Your tank is beautiful!! Love all the color! Is your clown hosting the brain or did it just happen to be there for the pic?
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Old 11-10-2012, 10:17 PM   #7
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Ya the clown has been hosting the brain since i put him in the tank. It's his home for sure...
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Old 11-10-2012, 10:21 PM   #8
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Haha that's cool do you know anything of t5's because I like the look of one fixture more
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Old 11-10-2012, 11:48 PM   #9
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Im not sure what you mean? I have a 4 bulb fixture with 2 actinic + bulbs and 2 10,000 k bulbs. All 39w. Run them 9 hours a day on a timer...
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Ya the clown has been hosting the brain since i put him in the tank. It's his home for sure...
And that's not ticking off the brain? it's cute, but I'd be afraid it will kill the brain. Guess there's not much you can do about it, he'll host whatever he's gonna host.
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