Go Back   Aquarium Advice - Aquarium Forum Community > General Aquarium Forums > General Hardware/Equipment Discussion
Click Here to Login

Join Aquarium Advice Today
Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread Display Modes
Please support our sponsors and let them know you heard about them on AquariumAdvice.com
 
Old 12-17-2011, 10:18 AM   #1
Aquarium Advice Freak
 
Supra's Avatar
 
Join Date: Sep 2011
Location: South jersey
Posts: 310
Betta light bulb keeps blowing

Click image for larger version

Name:	image-2578923696.jpg
Views:	67
Size:	35.5 KB
ID:	65989

Any tips or tricks, this thing blows once a week
Supra
__________________

__________________
150g pond koi and comets
125 in wall reef , 55 sump
Supra is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 12-19-2011, 04:33 AM   #2
Aquarium Advice FINatic
 
Travis55's Avatar
 
Join Date: Sep 2011
Location: Cedar Rapids, IA
Posts: 716
Is water splashing up on it? Ive had 2 of those hoods. Once was water and the other was a junk socket...
__________________

__________________
Travis55 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 12-19-2011, 04:43 AM   #3
Aquarium Advice Addict
 
TheCrazyFishLady's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 2010
Location: Atlanta, Georgia
Posts: 1,942
Most likely water is splashing up from the filter. I have had that issue with tanks before. Can you alter the flow at all to keep a smaller amount of sprinkling up?
__________________
55gPLANTED:Rainbows/Loaches/Garras|30gVIV:Crestie|20gL:Leos|10g:Pearl Fighter|5g:Betta|5gChi:Spark Gourami/Badis|5g:ADF|2.5g:Betta|2.5g:Betta|
TheCrazyFishLady is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 12-19-2011, 10:33 PM   #4
Aquarium Advice Freak
 
Supra's Avatar
 
Join Date: Sep 2011
Location: South jersey
Posts: 310
The filter is super small. I'll see if I can do something.
Supra
__________________
150g pond koi and comets
125 in wall reef , 55 sump
Supra is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply

Tags
betta, bulb, light

Please support our sponsors and let them know you heard about them on AquariumAdvice.com

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
light bulb what's the best? richpowell1989 Freshwater & Brackish - Planted Tanks 14 11-12-2011 09:10 PM
Light bulb novice question JVillegas11 Freshwater & Brackish - Planted Tanks 3 08-24-2011 07:47 PM
Who has MH light experience? Luky General Hardware/Equipment Discussion 5 08-18-2011 11:03 PM







» Photo Contest Winners








Copyright 2002- Social Knowledge, LLC All Rights Reserved.

All times are GMT -4. The time now is 03:42 AM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8 Beta 1
Copyright ©2000 - 2017, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.