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Old 07-22-2005, 12:07 AM   #1
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Lighting help

I just got a 55 gallon tank and have a prizm deluxe skimmer, a odyssea canister, and all i need now is a good lighting system. Metal halide is a little to much on the pocket book. I have 35 pounds of live rock and want them to thrive and have good growth. i am thinking of going with high compact in this setup

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Old 07-22-2005, 12:21 AM   #2
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Double post > you.

Can't help you on this one, but wanted to mess with you.


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Old 07-22-2005, 06:17 AM   #3
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That much light above a 55 will cause some heating issues. At least it did with me. A pair of 55w 50/50 bulbs will do just fine for what you have.
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