Planted Tank Obsessed
Join Date: Feb 2013
Location: West Palm Beach, FL
Well, I was happy with my light, but I took a look at my tank yesterday and realized the sides are doing REALLY well, and the middle is not. My poor erio was looking terrible. I know it is fussy about being moved, but it wasn't improving. Quite the opposite.
Then I remembered that I had this same issue in the previous scape. Even easy things did poorly in the middle, while stuff on the sides did great.
This light has one blue LED right in the middle. I don't know if that is the issue, but I decided to try an experiment. So, I had a Current Satellite Freshwater+ on my 6 gallon bookshelf tank. That tank is just water and a Zoomed 501 at the moment. I moved the Current over to this tank to see if it helps out at all. I figure two weeks will let me know if I need to buy yet another Current to replace the one on the 6 gallon.
So now I have this: