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Old 08-19-2004, 11:23 PM   #1
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Lighting........again ?????

I've just recently swapped from a fresh to SW tank. I bought an actinic blue light for my NO. I'm not liking the blue though.

My question is ........ shouldn't my regular FW light be just fine for FOWLR. I mean if they can grow basically with no light, what would a FW bulb hurt ???????? or am I wrong ???????

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yep a regular flourescent bulb should be fine

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well i would get a full spectrum SW bulb, the FW wont include the same color spectrum, but a regular flourescent bulb should be fine for just fish...
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I think I said this in the other thread too.. the FW bulb is the wrong spectrum, if you don't like the blue then get a 50/50 marine white.
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