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post #1 of 4 (permalink) Old 05-23-2011, 12:16 AM Thread Starter
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2.5 gallon lighting

I was wondering what lamp could i get to light a 2.5? It will only have mosses and maybe some glosso. Nothing over 30$

Thats what i have right now, the bulb is a 10 watt 5100k bulb. Would that work?
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post #2 of 4 (permalink) Old 05-23-2011, 05:59 PM
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You should be able to get a 15w 6500k spiral compact at some place like WalMart. That's what i use on my 2.5.
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A desk lamp from the bigbox stores will work.
A 10 watt 5000-6500K CFL will work for your current plant list.
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post #4 of 4 (permalink) Old 05-24-2011, 05:00 PM
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