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Old 10-10-2012, 08:56 PM   #1
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Dimmable or not??

Im thinking if getting on the Chinese led wagon. For the price they look great. Is it worth it to spend the extra money for a dimmable version? I'm not sure if I will need 2 fixtures or not. I want to sit them on my glass lid so I'm not blinded on the couch! Any advice?
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Old 10-10-2012, 09:13 PM   #2
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I'm not sure if you can with those but I have some good quality LEDs that I add an inline dimmer from Home Depot to.
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Old 10-10-2012, 09:27 PM   #3
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Get the dimmable ones. The taotronics LEDs pack a punch and manyrun them quite low.
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Old 10-10-2012, 09:39 PM   #4
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I was looking at the taotronics! The only negative I've read is the fan noise. I'm just not sure if I will need 1 or 2 fixtures on my 40 breeder
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I have three and hear very little noise
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Old 10-10-2012, 10:17 PM   #6
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I run 2 over my 55, but one should cover a 40. IDK if I'd put it on the glass, I would have it raised above it some.
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I'm gonna tag along because I'm in the same position and I don't know which one to get
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Old 10-11-2012, 04:54 PM   #8
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Sniperhank- do you have the taotronics kind? Are the fans noisy?
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Old 10-13-2012, 09:27 AM   #9
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Ok next question. Is it worth to have more colors besides blue and white? I found a unit that also has 2 red green purple and a different blue. Also a dimmable unit. Do they extra colors make a big difference ?
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