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Old 03-24-2007, 09:52 PM   #1
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I am setting up a 20 gallon long tank and need to order a light. I am looking at the All Glass Twin Tube (40watts total). Will this be enough light for low light plants? I do not want to deal with CO2 at this time. I need some advice from people who have had experience with this. The more I read these messages the more confused I get.
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That would be perfect for low light plants. Might even be able to slip in a few higher light plants. Co2 should not be an issue.
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Thanks for the quick response. I have ordered the light and hope to be able to grow great plants once all is set up.
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Where did you order your light from?
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Old 03-26-2007, 10:03 PM   #5
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I ordered the light from Drs. Foster & Smith. They handle the All Glass Twin Tube light.
I have ordered from them before and also have emailed questions and they have replied quickly.
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Old 03-26-2007, 10:38 PM   #6
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That is perfect for a 20 gallon. I have a 29 gallon and have a bit over 2 watts per gallon (65W CF bulb) and do not inject CO2 and my plants are pretty much out of control.
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Is this what you bought? http://www.drsfostersmith.com/Produc...1&N=2004&Nty=1
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Yes that is it and I can't wait to get it.
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