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Old 07-08-2016, 10:45 PM   #1
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I'm looking for some good LED lights that are pretty cheap. Any advice?


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Hi, what were you looking to use them for? Also any details on tank (e.g. depth, etc) may be useful.
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Hi, what were you looking to use them for? Also any details on tank (e.g. depth, etc) may be useful.

Just to light up my tank but I want white lights that are bright, and maybe a few plants in there the tank is 12x12x30


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That's appears to be a 20g long. A 30" Finnex StingRay is a nice, inexpensive LED fixture. Probably okay for low light plants at best.


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Good Lights

I'm using this. It comes with one bulb and I added a second "beauty max" for a good color range. The hood is set up for 2 bulbs but they just give you one. So you spend more $$ on the second bulb.

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You can get a cheap, unbranded, Chinese made light on eBay, I use several of them for low tech tanks just fine, they grow low light plants fine too just aim for a 6500k light over a 10000k if you are interested in getting live plants though.
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Aliexpress is cheap as chips but delivery is about 3 weeks or so.

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My Aqueon leds have been ok for my plants the are low light.

My hubbie is looking for gift ideas for Christmas and I'm thinking about upgrading my lights. Nothing in the supernova light range. Something that's a good solid mid level. Or at least with controls to manage the light level.

I have read about the Current Satellite Pro series.
Any reviews or other suggestions?

Please keep in mid I keep a top on my tank to keep my critters in. So the light will be shining through glass.

How will that impact?
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What size tank?

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29 gallon. 30 long 18 high.
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