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Old 02-13-2014, 05:30 PM   #1
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Replacing light bulb?

Hi I have a 50 gallon SeaClear with FOWLR. How ofter should you replace the light bulb? I heard after a year they decrease in the amount of good light they give off.
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Old 02-13-2014, 06:13 PM   #2
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if its fowlr, the quality of light a fixture puts out is of little relevance. i wouldnt replace them until a) they physically burn out/flicker constantly or b) shift color temp enough that it annoys you.
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Hi I have a 50 gallon SeaClear with FOWLR. How ofter should you replace the light bulb? I heard after a year they decrease in the amount of good light they give off.
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What about if you have a Condy and Bubble Anemone?
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Then you don't have a FOWLR. A photosynthetic creature changes the name of that tank to a "reef". IMO, you need more than a single lamp to keep an anemone alive.
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Then you don't have a FOWLR. A photosynthetic creature changes the name of that tank to a "reef". IMO, you need more than a single lamp to keep an anemone alive.
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