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post #1 of 2 (permalink) Old 03-27-2011, 08:30 PM Thread Starter
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nano lighting

I know this has been asked many times. I am starting a 2.5 nano with a desk lamp and cfl. I would like to know what watt bulb to use I am looking to carpet HC with some RCS.
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A 13W bulb should be sufficient; you can even use two 13W bulbs, provided you raise them sufficiently high enough from the substrate.


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