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 03-04-2006, 09:10 AM   #11
SW REEF 18+ YEARS
Community Admin
 
melosu58's Avatar



Tank of the Month Award
 
Join Date: Oct 2004
Location: Virginia
Posts: 38,244
VHO lights here
__________________

__________________

SITE ADMINISTRATOR

You can view many of my fish and corals in my photo albums in my profile.

View my tank


AA Community Rules|AA TOS

Forums 101 - posting, accounts, basics
melosu58 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 03-04-2006, 02:11 PM   #12
AA Team Emeritus
 
cmor1701d's Avatar


 
Join Date: Feb 2003
Location: Belle Mead, NJ
Posts: 7,814
I changed out my NO lights for 2-Coralife Aqualights (2x96w). In January I upgrade to the Coralife Aqualight Pro with (3-150w 10k MH HQI / 4-96w PC / 4 blue moon lights. They also make the same light in a 250MH version.

Here's what it looks like:
Attached Images
File Type: jpg aqualightprofull_tank_119.jpg (80.6 KB, 38 views)
__________________

cmor1701d is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 03-07-2006, 01:23 PM   #13
Aquarium Advice FINatic
 
Join Date: Mar 2004
Location: King of Prussia, PA
Posts: 531
Send a message via AIM to jasno999 Send a message via MSN to jasno999
Beautiful.

what did that light cost you?
__________________
jasno999 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 03-07-2006, 02:11 PM   #14
AA Team Emeritus
 
austinsdad's Avatar


 
Join Date: Mar 2004
Location: Accokeek, Maryland
Posts: 7,694
I just bought the same Aqualight pro for my 155g. Have a 4x96PC on my 72g now. Looking forward to doing better coral w/the new setup.
__________________
-Ray-

"Life may not be the party we hoped for but while we are here we might as well dance!"

austinsdad is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 03-07-2006, 08:30 PM   #15
Aquarium Advice Addict
 
hackteck's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2005
Posts: 2,628
Send a message via AIM to hackteck
cmor1701d wow that tank looks great
__________________
hackteck is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 03-07-2006, 09:59 PM   #16
Aquarium Advice Freak
 
Join Date: Jan 2006
Location: Rockford, IL.
Posts: 331
that is an awsome tank BEAUTIFUL!
__________________
swjunkie is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 03-08-2006, 01:55 AM   #17
Aquarium Advice Apprentice
 
Join Date: Mar 2006
Location: Bellingham, WA
Posts: 12
I have a 125L (72") and had it started with different PC fixtures totaling 520W. I was able to keep my birdsnests corals doing ok with this setup because the tank is so shallow but knew that I would need better lighting in the future. In Dec. I upgraded to a 72" fixture that had 3 x175W MH and 4 x 65W actinic blue PC. My friends comment that my tanks looks so much better and except for an incredible algae bloom, everything looks good. I did have to adjust my heaters and my power bill went up about $20 a month. I bought it from Aquatraders.com for $400 which is much cheaper than any other place but has a reputation for not having the best quality equipment. All my lighting and replacement bulbs have come from them for the last few years and I have had no problems. Good Luck!
__________________

__________________
bickid is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply

Tags
1.5g, 20 gallon, tan

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
Moving a 120G established tank...help spoonman Freshwater & Brackish - General Discussion 28 05-26-2009 02:01 PM
Newbie:120g tank. rainnay Saltwater Fish Only & FOWLR 4 08-17-2008 10:58 AM
120g Non-RR AGA Tank in PA IworkatPSP Archive 1 07-11-2006 08:33 AM
pics of my 120g tank and fish pacheco Members Saltwater Tanks Showcase 2 06-29-2005 10:41 PM
120g swfo tank pacheco Show Off/Photography 6 03-17-2005 09:14 PM







» Photo Contest Winners








Copyright 2002- Social Knowledge, LLC All Rights Reserved.

All times are GMT -4. The time now is 08:30 PM.


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