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Old 03-18-2014, 10:48 PM   #1
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are these lights good enough?

im thinking of calling this dude(if the lights are good enough)


or getting the 160watt ebay lights. (3x)

my tank is 6 ft long, 2ft &1/4inch high same as width.

planning on having fish/coral reef tank as soon as everything is setup and of course the water cycled..

also, are purple lights ok for fish/coral. only plan on having a couple to make the colors of future fish/coral pop.

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Old 03-19-2014, 03:12 AM   #2
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You want seven to ten watts per gallon . So total watts divided by total gallons.

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Old 03-19-2014, 10:22 AM   #3
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The 3 eBay lights would serve you better IMO. You could grow anything you want with that setup.
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