The Planted Tank Forum - View Single Post - Doing LED lighting on the cheap
View Single Post
post #11 of (permalink) Old 12-13-2012, 10:30 AM
Wannabe Guru
Join Date: Jan 2012
Location: Portland oregon
Posts: 1,077
The cheap Chinese led floodlights off eBay are awesome. I replaced my cfl with a floodlight led on my 10g I saw noticeable growth within a week. I was not seeing this kind of growth before with a cfl. I paid 12$ shipped. I had to wire my own plug on but that only took a few minutes.

For a 75g tank the 10w fixtures will not penetrate very well. I would suggest 3-4 20w fixtures or maybe a couple 30w fixtures.

Here's a couple threads on led floodlights

flood light LED's

LED floodlights

Hope this helps
Sethjohnson30 is offline  
For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome