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Old 04-10-2014, 07:00 PM   #1
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How much sunglight is enough?

We don't want to spend too much on artificial lighting. So is there a way to measure how much light is enough? Right now it is about 15 ft away from the window, but my Dad insists there's enough light...
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Sunlight will produce massive amounts of algae.


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0 is to much in my opinion lol 😃 the less the better no good things that I know of from sun in or on an aquarium!
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