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post #7 of (permalink) Old 01-20-2013, 01:22 PM Thread Starter
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Originally Posted by exv152 View Post
I don't have any PAR values to share, but I did find this video with a rayII mounted on what looks to be a standard height tank, and they're able to grow HC with it. But I would have two concerns; 1) being the 24 inch height on your tank, and 2) they might not light up the edges closest to the front and back panels very well because the fixture is so slim, even for a low tech tank.!
Very good points. My initial concern was for too much lighting from the Ray II and the fact that I couldn't dim it without suspending it or raising it off the tank, which wont be an option. This was the only reason i considered the Fugeray. I ordered the II and will see how it rolls in the beginning. At this cost I can add a second of either model if we feel under lighted with the initial Ray II.
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