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post #1 of 3 (permalink) Old 04-19-2013, 11:55 AM Thread Starter
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Am I correct?

This 48" 2-bulb T5HO retro-kit that I'm about to mount in my canopy would be considered medium light correct?

2x 54w with individual reflectors 5" above and standard 75g with 3" of substrate.

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post #2 of 3 (permalink) Old 04-19-2013, 01:35 PM
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Based on the par measurement threads I've read, and personal experience with the same setup, it would really be considered 'medium-high to high' light. But it also depends on the manufacturer of the kit. If you are shooting for medium light, you might want to raise the light a bit higher maybe.

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