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Old 07-19-2011, 05:02 PM   #1
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t5 lighting

Does anyone know if there is a t5 light for a 20 inch tank
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Old 07-19-2011, 05:07 PM   #2
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There are a few. They range from really cheap to really expensive.

here are some choices that they have for a 20"

Odyssea T5 Aquarium Lighting
20" 6x18W Nova Extreme PRO T5HO 3x10k/3x460nm Actinics by Current USA, (1083) - AquaCave
Aquatic Life 20" 4-Lamp 4 x18W T5 HO Light Fixture - AquaCave
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Wow kinda outta my price range for a 10 g tank
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Old 07-19-2011, 05:20 PM   #4
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it's easier just to go with screw in fluorescent lights on the 10g since most of the hoods are already set up for it.
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I know but I want something that supports plant life
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I've got blyxa j., dhg, and ghg growing under two cfls in my 10g...
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likewise, i've been using screw in CFLs ~6500k for a long time with planted tanks.
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Ya I saw those at petsmart but i didn't know if they worked good
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I have a coralife 24 in, t5 24 watt. For 60 bucks at my lfs. It holds 2 t5 bulbs, mine are both the 10,000k, and my plants seem to be doing very well.
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likewise, i've been using screw in CFLs ~6500k for a long time with planted tanks.
How much are the cfls
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