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Old 05-14-2006, 10:49 PM   #1
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refugium light - too much?

I recently picked up a Lights of America daylight fixture from HD (which was a steal at $15) for my refugium. It is a 27W but the box claims this is equal to 150W

I am planning on using this on my 5g fuge for 12hr/day reversed photoperiod from the main tank. Think its too much?

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Old 05-14-2006, 11:50 PM   #2
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I don't think so. My fuge is a bit bigger but those are similar to the bulbs I use.
*180 gal Display, 100 gal basement sump, 33 gal refugium, 3x250 MH, 2x160 VHO actinics, zoos, some softies, LPS & lots of acros and other SPS.
*100 gal prop tank plumbed into main system w/ 2x96 PC lights and 1x150 MH,
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