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post #42 of (permalink) Old 11-20-2011, 03:31 AM
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I think the biggest question I'd have if I decided to go this route would be how many lights are necessary for adequate coverage without any poorly lit spots.

I mean looking at this pic:
Originally Posted by m00se View Post
...well, just looking at the size of the tank would make me think that 2 fixtures might provide enough light.
Trial and error is likely necessary... in any event, the whole project is low cost, and probably fun at the same time.
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