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Old 05-14-2013, 04:26 AM   #1
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lighting question

I have a standard 55 gal tank (48 1/4 x 12 3/4 x 21). I have 2- 48in. T5 coralife aqualights with 2-10,000K and 2 actinic bulbs all 4 rates at 28 watt each total 112 watts.is this enough for coral.....Thanks in advance...
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Old 05-14-2013, 08:22 AM   #2
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Every coral is different and has different lighting requirements. You could keep zoas, mushrooms, softies and some LPS corals with that light...
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I agree compact lighting will only be enough for zoas, plays leathers and some LPS. If you want to keep SPS I would recommend upgrading you're lighting if possible.
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