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Old 05-10-2014, 01:56 AM   #1
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I need help with LED.

I have a 90g corner bow front. I need to upgrade lights. Would like to make it a reef tank. Any suggestions?
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Old 05-10-2014, 07:09 AM   #2
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It is going to depend on your budget and what you have and may want to keep in the future
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Old 05-10-2014, 08:18 AM   #3
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Odyssea T5 is a good light/w timer less than $150.00
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Old 05-10-2014, 09:20 AM   #4
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Was thinking about LED lighting. Looking at Orbit by Current-USA
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Old 05-10-2014, 09:28 AM   #5
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WOW that's a nice lighting system I would get one!!
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I have read reviews on it and some say its great, but others say it won't be enough light for my 90g tank. Any input would be helpful
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Old 05-10-2014, 09:52 AM   #7
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I believe you'd need more light on a deep tank like a 90. Carey on this forum has it over a 40 and seems to grow softies and lps well but no results for sps/clams/nems. I'd get two 120 watt dimmable eBay leds if you want to keep anything you want.
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It's not enough for your tank. What do you want to spend and what do you intend to keep? If it's just soft corals, the fixture above will be fine, but if you want to be able to keep clams, anemones, and acropora, you are going to want something much stronger.
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One reef breeders value fixture dimmable. Run it at 70 percent blues 40. Whites grows well. Placement is important. Personal two is overkill because of the shape of the tankClick image for larger version

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Oh...corner tank. Gotcha. I'm thinking 48". The reef breeders and the one I posted a link to are basically the same. I bet they are the same manufacturer. The extra colors are just personal preference.
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