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Old 05-14-2006, 11:49 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 05-15-2006, 12:50 AM   #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.
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