Planted Tank Enthusiast
Join Date: Apr 2011
Location: "Wet Coast" B.C.
DIY LEDs w/ DIM4. Now w/ pics. Mods pls feel free to move to DIY
Tossing around the idea of an LED build for a 75P. Looking for some opinions on doing so. Was/am going to go with a single or dual 24" T5HO about 8 inches the water to give you an idea, but since I'm going to purchase something, I wanted to at least consider LED's first.
I was thinking 12 or so Cree XM-L's with 40-60 degree optics?
Is it even possible and worth it to build a med light fixture for $200ish for this footprint? A dual bulb T5 would run me less than that with bulbs, and it's plug and play......
Last edited by salmon; 03-18-2012 at 04:57 AM.