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Old 03-13-2013, 08:01 AM   #11
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I went to the local auto parts store. It's a little strip of blue LED's, it was bright so I taped 3 and only left 1. It was about 20 bucks.

I have it set on the left on my canopy, it give a spotlight effect like the moon is breaking through the water surface. I don't use it often though.. I can't get into the whole moonlight thing yet but I tried.

I have a little video on my YouTube channel.
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Old 03-13-2013, 10:13 AM   #12
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LOL, I hear ya Convict. My tank being planted limits the lights to 6 hours. So, for me it's free viewing time. Plus, my 5 yr lil girl really likes it which sells it for me alone.
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Old 03-13-2013, 02:47 PM   #13
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Hi can you tell me how and what you used to make your 3d background in your tank.
There is an article on here I can't remember who did it but Its in the articles section labels diy 3d backgrounds I would post a link but my clipboarx isn't letting me
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Old 03-14-2013, 04:32 AM   #14
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I went to the local auto parts store. It's a little strip of blue LED's, it was bright so I taped 3 and only left 1. It was about 20 bucks.

I have it set on the left on my canopy, it give a spotlight effect like the moon is breaking through the water surface. I don't use it often though.. I can't get into the whole moonlight thing yet but I tried.

I have a little video on my YouTube channel.
I u take a little steel wool to it, that will diffuse the light. Do a little at a time until you get the effect you want.
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Old 03-14-2013, 10:12 PM   #15
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Ok. Convict I totally understand how you feel about the moonlights But I did shoot some pics of the different light options and figured I would share them. just for fun. Sorry some are blurry. Probably should have used the tripod

white LED


Blue LED


Red LED


Green LED


Purple LED
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Old 03-14-2013, 10:43 PM   #16
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Ok. Convict I totally understand how you feel about the moonlights But I did shoot some pics of the different light options and figured I would share them. just for fun. Sorry some are blurry. Probably should have used the tripod

white LED


Blue LED


Red LED


Green LED


Purple LED
Now that's awesome!!!
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Wow i love that look. I want to do this as well.
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Old 03-14-2013, 11:38 PM   #18
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What is your youtube info so i can look at the video plz
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Old 03-15-2013, 12:33 PM   #19
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What is your youtube info so i can look at the video plz
LED moon/mood lighting for under 50 bucks! Video!!

It's brighter in person but the video will give you an idea
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Old 03-24-2013, 06:45 AM   #20
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Man I made an awesome video of my 3 diy led moonlight with a dimmers I did for only 30 bucks but apparently YouTube doesn't support my phones video format ::
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