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Old 05-15-2015, 11:52 AM   #1
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Lighting, ugh

I have a 55 gallon planted aquarium. I'm wondering which length of lighting fixture I can go with to suit it best?

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Old 05-15-2015, 05:16 PM   #2
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What are the measurements of your tank?

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Old 05-15-2015, 07:49 PM   #3
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48" light
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48-60" because the fixture is 48" long (arms go out the other 12") - will have the light all the way to the edges of the tank.

I got a 36 to 48" (light fixture is 36" - arms go out the extra 12") one to try out and it is going to the daughters tank which is 36" wide. Not enough light for a 48" tank.

Current USA Satellite Freshwater LED Plus Light has an awesome remote and does all kinds lighting types like sunny cloudy lightning plus customizable options.

There is a couple of options for Finnex depending on how much light you might need, Fuge Ray and Ray 2 higher light. I haven't tried that one.

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Old 05-16-2015, 03:28 AM   #5
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I found one by a company named Aquaviva better price and sounds good lets hope it works as well. Thank you very much for your inputs.

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