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post #14 of (permalink) Old 01-06-2013, 06:34 PM
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Originally Posted by ADJAquariums View Post\

Now that i see this, i want to do this instead, anyone do this? it's cheap and i can get daylight bulbs too, basically everythig i wanted
Check this link, many use this. There's even a thread documenting different par readings using spiral cfls at varying distances.
My inexpensive CFL light solution

Mr. Aqua 30cm cube journal
20L high tech journal
Fluval EDGE slightly modded, low tech
3+ gallon (40 x 16 x 20.5 cm) aquatic soil, low-tech
Fluval spec V (sitting in a box)
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