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Old 07-24-2011, 10:14 PM   #1
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Cheap Light for a Refugium

Can someone help me, I wanted to just get a light for my refugium and I've heard where I could just use a regular lightbulb for it. I want to grow some microalgae. Can I go to Lowe's and just by and regular lightbulb and be okay?
Please if you can tell me if I need a specific kelvin or something for the lightbulb thank you
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Old 07-25-2011, 12:57 AM   #2
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I use a clamp lamp and a 6500 k swirly bulb from home depot on mine. That's what was recommended to me and it works great
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it grows the algae? Im trying to get the one that will drain the ntirates , the stringy ball one. And thank you honatek!
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Yea the stringy cheato is what I got
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