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Old 05-31-2013, 12:02 AM   #21
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Retaped the foil tape. I wanna put LEDs eventually but don't know what are bright and cheap?
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Old 05-31-2013, 12:17 AM   #22
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Here's another question can I run a light switch off a plug in light???

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Can I splice the wiring and add a light switch? I think that would be the best option figuring I would have to unplug it because of no "off switch" currently ?
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Here's another question can I run a light switch off a plug in light???

Can I splice the wiring and add a light switch? I think that would be the best option figuring I would have to unplug it because of no "off switch" currently ?
It might be easier to use a power strip that has an On/Off toggle switch.
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Old 05-31-2013, 12:37 AM   #24
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It might be easier to use a power strip that has an On/Off toggle switch.
The power strip does but the filters, heaters ect would be plugged into this also
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Retaped the foil tape. I wanna put LEDs eventually but don't know what are bright and cheap?
So your looking to replace the light you have in the pic for another led?
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So your looking to replace the light you have in the pic for another led?
Well they are bulb lights ATM, but I would rather have some kind of led system or something? (Scratching the head)
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Here's another question can I run a light switch off a plug in light???

Can I splice the wiring and add a light switch? I think that would be the best option figuring I would have to unplug it because of no "off switch" currently ?
In surprised the led doesn't have a on/off switch. I would rather keep plugging and unplugging it into the socket because if you do something wrong when putting light switch in, there is no turning back.
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Well they are bulb lights ATM, but I would rather have some kind of led system or something? (Scratching the head)
I recommend marineland single/double led light hood.
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If you reseal your tank make sure to use type 1 silicone and if your smart you will tape both sides of the corners for a really clean job. I try and stay about 1/4 inch off the corner and the wet your finger the lightly push the silicone into the corner. Push just enough to grey a good looking seam leave as much in the corner as possible. And don't keep wiping over it. Two to three time should make it look really nice. Wait about one minute then pull your tape off. Don't wait till it dries because that can mess up the seam as the silicone on the bottom may not be fully cured.
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The power strip does but the filters, heaters ect would be plugged into this also
You could plug a power strip into a power strip. The second one could control the lights.
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