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Old 07-30-2004, 01:06 AM   #1
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convert shop light to better light for reef tank

im in the process of cyclying my tank now id like to use a shop light setup i allreay have .. 48 in long 40w mecanical balast t12 and convert it to something sutilebe for my tanks needs or maby and another light to have 4 bulbs 2 fixtures.. anyone have suggesitons or have done soething liek this? thanks
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Well aside from using a ton of florecent bulbs over the tank you would need to replace the ballast and endcaps so you could drive VHO or Powercompact or T5 bulbs.
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Old 08-20-2004, 04:00 AM   #3
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can you explain wat the ballest and the other stuff you siad....i wanna do that
to my light to
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