Originally Posted by danbstrong
Why would you not reccomend them if your using them?
Because what I recommended is the appropriate size, without knowing how well they maintain their tanks, or if they are already having nuisance algae issues it would be irresponsible of me to recommend overkill.
I had great success with a 175w mh
over this tank and upgraded so I could ensure that the amount of light on my tank would not be a limiting factor.