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Old 12-31-2004, 05:26 PM   #1
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lighting replacement

OK I havent been on here in awhile...Hello everyone again..

Huge question..I have a custom sealife powercompact hood for a 75gallon tank..it has 4 lamp...2 acnitic and 2 daylight..

I need to replace them, i started getting mass hair algae and cyano and ive had these lamps for over a year..

My question, i dont know what to purchase..the company went out of business and i dont know waht to do???Im lighting dumb!!!

Any help on hwat i should buy



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Old 12-31-2004, 05:45 PM   #2
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The light bulbs/tubes should have the wattage and the kelvin rating on them. Also make note of the connection type(Staright pin or square pin)

check hellolights.com

maybe someone else can be of better assistance to you

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Old 12-31-2004, 05:49 PM   #3
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I just got new bulbs from hellolights.com. As klam said. the wattage will be on the bulbs. Most likley you have 2 - 10k and 2 -03 actinic. The only other thing you need is the pin arrangment, straight or square and the length (36"?).
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