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Old 03-17-2011, 10:21 AM   #1
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lighting for FOWLR

I am looking at setting up a 75 gallon FOWLR, what kind of lighting would you advise on using? like a T-5 4 bulb or some equal to that?

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Old 03-19-2011, 03:30 AM   #2
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I have stock lights on my 55g FOWLR and coralline is spreading great. Go with the T5 if you plan on getting corals or other inverts in the future.


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+1 for Patrick's tip. You don't need the expensive lights if your just sticking with fish and non-photosynthetic inverts like crabs, shrimps, and snails. However if you do plan on getting anemones or corals, you will need strong lighting and the T5HO's are a good investment.
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