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Old 02-23-2013, 02:15 PM   #11
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I have the knock off verison off amazon with 28blue/27white. not to highjack or anything but am curious how high off your tank is your light mounted ?
No high jack here lol ill take a pic now it's around 8 inches off top

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I also have two maxi mini carpets that sit on the bottom with no issues plenty of light it's amazing
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Thoughts on this light? Concerns? Likes and dislikes? Quality?
I've just ordered one of these lights and am eagerly waiting. Before ordering I consulted Mr.X and Aq, both thought this light would be good for my application in a nano reef but said it might be too much. That's the reason I went with the dimmable. I've read one review that had nothing but compliments and good things to say about this light. I found it on Amazon.
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I currently have these lights. I've read a few reviews about them catching on fire.
I also wonder about longevity.
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Old 02-24-2013, 11:29 AM   #15
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I currently have these lights. I've read a few reviews about them catching on fire.
I also wonder about longevity.
Fire? What's up with that?? Maybe I'll just get the SunSystems UFO I was lookin at!
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I'm running 5 of them currently. No problems with them. It's like plane crashes.....you hear about the one that crashed, not the 300,000 that landed safely.
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I'm running 5 of them currently. No problems with them. It's like plane crashes.....you hear about the one that crashed, not the 300,000 that landed safely.
Yea good call. Guess its about perspective. That being said, would 2 of these suffice for a 75 gallon tank, with intentions of a mixed reef?
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Yes. You would have perfect coverage and enough light to grow sps on the sand bed if you so choose.
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I currently have these lights. I've read a few reviews about them catching on fire.
I also wonder about longevity.
Can you post the links to those reviews? I could only find one.

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Shall do. They are in my work email. I think. Once I get back home I'll link them for you.

I have a thread from when I first got the lights.... I feel much better about them now than I did then. There seems to be some discussion on heatsinks vs fans for cooling. I was also unable to find PAR ratings for the fixture. All of that being said it is fairly easy to find the success stories from people using them .
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