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post #2 of (permalink) Old 01-12-2013, 02:10 PM
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Originally Posted by Mahlady View Post
I bought this light and it came with one 6000K and one 650nm Roseate T5 HO bulbs.

My question is, should I replace them with 6700k's?

I have a 55g, 48x21x12.
Currently dosing EI method and using Metricide 14.
I want to be certain I have "enough" light but still not too much for a 10 hour photo period.

TIA for replies
If you like the look of the bulbs, I would keep them. Without pressurized CO2, you don't want to push your lighting to the maximum.
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