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Old 03-13-2013, 07:36 PM   #1
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Taotroincs

What's everyone's take on these Taotronic LEDs? I looking to get new lights for my mixed reef tank but I'm a bit hesitant with these.
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Check out my thread about this I had quite a few responses...
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Check out my thread about this I had quite a few responses...
I just saw all the comments, thanks! Do you have them on your 75 gallon tank? If so how are they working out for you?
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I just saw all the comments, thanks! Do you have them on your 75 gallon tank? If so how are they working out for you?
Haven't made up my mind yet... It's between those and the SunSystems UltraBlend LED UFO's...
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Haven't made up my mind yet... It's between those and the SunSystems UltraBlend LED UFO's...

Arn't these plant lights, a whole different spectrum?
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Arn't these plant lights, a whole different spectrum?
They make a few for aquariums...
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Just to throw in here, although I've only got a 10g I've got the 120 dimmable. Love it. and it's only at 25%. Corals are responding really well and no problems so far. I've had it for about 3 weeks.
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Just to throw in here, although I've only got a 10g I've got the 120 dimmable. Love it. and it's only at 25%. Corals are responding really well and no problems so far. I've had it for about 3 weeks.
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FWIW I have three of them over my 180 and am able to get great growth from my SPS on the sand, tank is 24in. high the lights are 10in. above the water surface. Get the dimmable so you can balance the light to the needs of your corals. I run mine at White 80% blue at 100% to make the colors pop.
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Just got two of them for my 80 gal this is 50% no corals in tank only one stray mushroom and pretty impressed already. Fluorescence on mushroom pops majorly. I phone pic doesn't do it justice
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