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Old 07-20-2011, 05:28 PM   #1
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Light Reflector

I have a Coralife t5 fixture and the light reflector is old and looks burnt. Would it be worth it to buy a new one? I have heard about painting the inside of canopies glossy white. Could I remove the reflector and paint it white or tape everything off and paint it white?
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Old 07-20-2011, 06:02 PM   #2
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another cheap thing to do is to glue some mylar to it. You can get one of those cheap 2 dollar survival blanket things from the walmart camping section and cut to fit.

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Cutting and siliconing mirror would work pretty good if your handy
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I would not use paint if it burnt metal it would probably burn paint and I don't imagine those fumes are too healthy
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