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Old 10-18-2005, 06:56 PM   #1
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Coral lighting question

I am getting more into corals now so I am planning to add additional lights to my tank. I currently have 14k MH lighting. Do you recommend I just add more MH, or should I add antic? If MH which one? 10k, 14k, or 20k.
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Old 10-18-2005, 07:13 PM   #2
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If you already have enough wattage per gallon then you could go with PC. And for the color temperature of your lamps I have found that for coral growth and well being 10K is the best. And for looks without sacrificing much growth 13-14K are the ones to use. Myself, I use 10Ks supplemented with actinics.

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I am wanting more wattage so I am guessing from what you wrote I should stick with 14k instead of purchasing 10K and also antics.
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Stick with the 14ks, just add more.
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how many watts are your MH now?
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