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Old 11-11-2003, 08:34 PM   #1
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going with the 6x55

ive decided to go with the 6x55 ultra reef lights from


I think these will work pretty well for what i want right now. How should i go about getting it above my tank?

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Old 11-11-2003, 09:16 PM   #2
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its hard to tell much from the pics on their site.

If you can attach a light weight chain to the ends you could supend it from the ceiling. If thats an option.
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What size is your tank.. From personal experience "I have the exact same hood" You can order Legs for the lights for 30.00 plus s/h or the hanging brackets for the same price.. From what I understand is the legs only fit 15.5" wide aquariums so it would not work on the standard 55gal.. The hood seems to be a pretty nice one so far and pretty well built from what I can tell.. I have had one Actinic bulb burn out on me that was only a month old... For mounting my hood that I got from them I used 2x2's and made a frame around the top of the tank for temp purposes and set the hood on top of it.. Made it a PITA to get into the tank but also put alot of the light into the tank without much going onto the outside..

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