The Planted Tank Forum - View Single Post - Noah's 40B Rainbow Garden
View Single Post
post #13 of (permalink) Old 10-06-2012, 07:38 PM Thread Starter
Planted Tank Guru
Noahma's Avatar
Join Date: Oct 2009
Location: Thornton, Colorado
Posts: 4,215
Originally Posted by BruceF View Post
What light are you going to use? I have one of these tanks myself and I am still trying to figure out what light to use.
I am using an Aquasun 36" T-5HO fixture from Petco. They are good lights for the price. I have had one over my 36g for the past couple years and It has worked perfectly. It has a single reflector, so there is a little lower par than similar lights with independent reflectors, but I can get the perfect light level out of my 21" tall tank.

It comes with suspension cables which are a nice touch so I can adjust the light level as needed
Noahma is offline  
For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome