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Old 06-07-2015, 05:09 PM   #1
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Help! How high do I hang taotronics??

I just got two Tao tronic 120w led lights in the mail for my (soon to be) reef tank and was wondering how high I should hang them above the water level of the tank?
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I believe around 12" is good.
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Old 06-07-2015, 05:10 PM   #3
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Probably 6" or so would be sufficient. what size tank?
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It's a 75 gallon tank
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It's a 75 gallon tank
Yeah, somewhere between 6" to 12" should be good. I would just be sure to hang the lights so that there's some room to change the height as needed.

I used a few chains and some shelf hangers to suspend mine above my tank. It works quite well.
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I think 10 inches above the water level is best. It helps give total coverage without nuking new corals during acclimation.
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I keep mine at 10 inches
it mostly depends on depth of tank and coverage you need
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Old 06-07-2015, 07:55 PM   #8
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The box for mine said no less than 10 inches.


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