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post #10 of (permalink) Old 03-31-2012, 07:38 AM Thread Starter
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Originally Posted by freph View Post
Your tank definitely shows promise. Can't go wrong with an AquaticLife fixture, either. However, due to the height of that tank you may have to suspend it above the tank to avoid excessive algae. Your inspiration shots look lovely. Hopefully you can use it to your advantage and make something even better! I look forward to seeing this progress.
Thanks for the kind words. I've been looking for a suspension kit for the light, but am not sure I want to keep it. The Marineland Double Bright was recommended in another thread... I might give it a try, although I've heard mixed reviews on LEDs.

Edited to say that I won't be going with the Marineland light fixture as it doesn't seem to be made well (lots of reports of bulbs going out).

my little eden
7g nano, a work in progress

cherry shrimp vase

3g semi-emersed bowl

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