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post #1 of 3 (permalink) Old 12-15-2006, 05:44 AM Thread Starter
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Smile 4.73 lighting

Is this too much lighting for my 55 gallon tank with pressurized co2
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post #2 of 3 (permalink) Old 12-15-2006, 05:59 AM
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....probably so, unless you want to trim 3 times a week. Also depends on what type of lighting...T8, T5? MHs?

Go for 2.5-3.0WPG and you'll be good.
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post #3 of 3 (permalink) Old 12-15-2006, 10:37 PM Thread Starter
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They are compact aqua coralife . Each has 2 x 65 watt
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