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 01-30-2013, 07:42 PM   #1
Aquarium Advice Regular
 
willanderz's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2013
Location: U.S.A
Posts: 72
Hey, I want to replace my factory bulb with a daylight bulb, I don't know anything about lights and need help haha.
Thanks

Sorry about all the pics, we're having technical difficulties they're of the fixture and the bulb
Attached Thumbnails
Click image for larger version

Name:	ForumRunner_20130130_173301.jpg
Views:	32
Size:	64.8 KB
ID:	148699   Click image for larger version

Name:	ForumRunner_20130130_173434.jpg
Views:	38
Size:	48.5 KB
ID:	148700  

Click image for larger version

Name:	ForumRunner_20130130_173549.jpg
Views:	35
Size:	63.4 KB
ID:	148701   Click image for larger version

Name:	ForumRunner_20130130_173627.jpg
Views:	30
Size:	62.5 KB
ID:	148703  

Click image for larger version

Name:	ForumRunner_20130130_173923.jpg
Views:	31
Size:	62.9 KB
ID:	148706   Click image for larger version

Name:	ForumRunner_20130130_173948.jpg
Views:	29
Size:	62.9 KB
ID:	148707  

__________________

__________________
Freshwater all the way
37 Gallon Community
5 Gallon Air...
2.5 Gallon Isolation
willanderz is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 01-30-2013, 11:48 PM   #2
Aquarium Advice Regular
 
willanderz's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2013
Location: U.S.A
Posts: 72
I just need help with knowing what to buy haha, I want a daylight bulb for plant growth, I know it has to be 24" and 20w, but that's it
__________________

__________________
Freshwater all the way
37 Gallon Community
5 Gallon Air...
2.5 Gallon Isolation
willanderz is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 02-19-2013, 11:05 PM   #3
Aquarium Advice Addict
 
Tobykourtney's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2013
Posts: 1,347
You need a t8 bulb around 6700 k for plant growth.
__________________
Tobykourtney is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 02-19-2013, 11:07 PM   #4
Aquarium Advice Addict
 
Tobykourtney's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2013
Posts: 1,347
A t8 is gonna limit you to low light plants though I hope this helps.
__________________
Tobykourtney is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply

Tags
light, lighting

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








» Photo Contest Winners








Copyright 2002- Social Knowledge, LLC All Rights Reserved.

All times are GMT -4. The time now is 01:29 PM.


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