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Old 06-08-2009, 03:02 PM   #1
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Recomendations lighting for 55gal

Hello to all. Im a newb that just started setting up my 55gal tank. I currently have two 50/50 65 watt bulbs and one 65 fully antinic. Now I want to be able to house SPS. The dimensions of my tank 30lx18wx19h What do you guys recommend?

Any advice will help! I feel like my LFS is just tring to sell me anything.

-GrAsS HoPpEr. 29 gal, Corallife 2x65 Power Compact , Skillter Filter, Whisper 30, Powerhead
Fish: 2 Chromis, Percula Clown Fish, Scooter Blenny, Hawkfish, Angel Beauty.
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You`ll need some intensity. T5`s or MH`s for your 55. T5`s will be cheaper.

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