Which light hanging about a 12 gallon long? - The Planted Tank Forum
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post #1 of 2 (permalink) Old 11-26-2013, 07:05 PM Thread Starter
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Which light hanging about a 12 gallon long?

I need to decide what light to get above a 12 gallon long.

I'm going to try and emulate a pond edge, with lots of plants growing out of the top of the water and spilling over the side- so the light will be hung a bit above the tank, maybe a foot or more...

There will be no CO2, and I don't want an algae farm. However, I've not done emersed plants before, so I don't know how much different the light should be...

Which finnex light would be best?

Regular 36" fugeray?

fugeray planted???

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post #2 of 2 (permalink) Old 12-10-2013, 12:40 AM
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I have a similar plan for my 12G long and exactly the same question! Lighting gurus, please advise.
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