Thanks! That is good to hear. Been going crazy trying to figure out lighting and don't want to get something and then grrr..didn't think of that.
I actually found this in searching for a single T5HO ballast...@$31.95..
100% BRAND NEW PREMIUM SYSTEM!
1 Lamp 4 Foot T5 High Output Fluorescent Fixture
Specialty 6400K "GROW" High Output T5 Horticultural Bulb Included
High Output 5,000 lumens!
6' Grounded Power Cord - plugs into a standard household outlet and operates on standard household current
Electronic Ballast ensures energy efficiency and reliable performance.
Highly Reflective Aluminum Reflector INCLUDED! No extra cost for this premium upgrade feature! Note: Can be used with or without reflector.
COMPACT and POWERFUL! Measures 46.5" Long x 3.5" Wide and 1.75" Deep
Mounting Hardware Included
Anybody see what is wrong with this? Just seems like a great price. I didn't even think about looking into hydroponic lighting. Big duh, since I use to do that back in the late 80's out in Los Angelos.