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Old 05-27-2014, 12:18 PM   #1
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How many LEDs are enough?

I just bought 2 LED panels that are 55 3w LEDs each. Will this be enough? My tank is 55 gallon 48in long.

Thanks for your info
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Old 05-27-2014, 12:25 PM   #2
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What's the application? For plants, corals, looking at fish?

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Mostly corals, mushrooms fan worms sponges and anemones... Some clowns a puffer and blue damsels
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That should be just fine.

I would rethink the stocking though. More than two clowns ends up in all but 2 clowns dead and damsels are also very territorial and aggressive.
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Really clowns are like that too? I had 5 damsels now I have 1 female... She's a bit** thanks for the updates
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Really clowns are like that too? I had 5 damsels now I have 1 female... She's a bit** thanks for the updates
Clowns are very closely related to damsels so yep. They are aggressive as well. Only 2 per tank unless you have an obscenely large tank.

Most aquarists skip damsels altogether (minus clowns) because of their aggressive nature.
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