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Old 02-23-2013, 12:17 PM   #1
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TaoTronics Dimmable LED for reef!

Thoughts on this light? Concerns? Likes and dislikes? Quality?
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Old 02-23-2013, 12:54 PM   #2
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Well, haven't heard anything bad about them..... I've been slowly gathering pieces/parts for my frag/prop tank, and I got a super sweet deal on a 140W (non-dimmable) 24/24 white/actinic Toatronics. Can't wait to try it out.
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seems to be alot of people using the taotronics or knockover verison of the dimmable 120w panel, myself included, I havent seen anything bad about them. Mr. X seems to love them as does anyone else i have talked that has been using them.
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Are they good for all corals?
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I was told with my 30g i would be able to grow anything i wanted.
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Old 02-23-2013, 02:07 PM   #6
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I bought them for my 29gal reef and they are amazing the growth is redic ....I got the 120 watt dimmable blue taotronics ....more
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Old 02-23-2013, 02:10 PM   #7
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Lights just came on so corals not open yet




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I bought them for my 29gal reef and they are amazing the growth is redic ....I got the 120 watt dimmable blue taotronics ....more
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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 ?
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Old 02-23-2013, 02:12 PM   #9
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Buy the dimmable ones and I prefer the blue not white ones.....on my 29 gallon reef with them being 8 inches off top of tank I can only run one unit at 40% blues and 25% whites they are very powerful and if switching from other lights you need to run them from the start at the lowest setting possible because your corals need to adjust greatly
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Ok thanks, nope this is a new setup. i am at 10 1/2 inches off the tank atm. have it set to 30% for each color. Thanks for the input.
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