Originally Posted by Newbneedshelp
I looked at the current USA satalite fixture, are these good beucase im on a low budget , i have about 70$ to spend. TO cdawson, i ahve no idea what fixtures to look at at the site you showed me lol. If you could point out a certain fixture i would like to see it. Thanks to you both!
You want something that's between 1-2 watts per gallon, otherwise for a smaller tank it's just too much. A 10 gallon isn't very deep or wide so have more than 2 watts per gallon is a waste and will only result in more algae.