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post #2 of (permalink) Old 02-02-2011, 04:41 AM Thread Starter
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Jose posted this, but figured I'd offer it up here as well:

"CREE XP-G LEDs, $7 each. These are very bright! 347 lumens per LED
when driven at 1000mA

Drivers, each driver can handle up to 14 LEDs, $26

24" heatsink, $35

fans, $10+

You could even get fancy and hook up a microcontroller to be able
to fully dim the lights as you wish!"

Not too bad, several threads here detail it, lots on reef sites.

Tom Barr
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