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Old 11-28-2014, 12:28 AM   #1
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Hey all,

I've turned to LEDs... I made the switch to the 120 watt, 55 LED fixture! (The "cheap Chinese" one"

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Has anyone found a balance between the power of white and blue? The fixture has the adjustable light powers for both colors..

Thanks in advance!


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Old 11-28-2014, 07:08 AM   #2
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I'm still playing with mine. Massive fan of these!!


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Old 11-28-2014, 10:02 AM   #3
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What corals are you keeping, and what light are you replacing?
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I'm replacing a two bulb, t5 HO light.

Right now I just have some green star polyps.. I'm planning on keeping other softies and lps with MAYBE an sps but for sure a green bubble tip anenome down the road.


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I would start that out at somewhere around 40% blue and maybe 30% white. This fixture you have is much more powerful than the t5 fixture you are replacing. You could increase it slowly over a period of weeks, so not to shock the GSP.
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Thanks! I think I'll also restart them all the way on the sand bed as well, just to keep that shock factor down


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Which fixture did you get? I've been looking lately to figure out what I'm going to get when I set the tank set up after the holidays


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It's the 120watt 55x3watt dimmable led grow light.. This one is called reef grow(?) or something like that


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