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post #9 of (permalink) Old 02-27-2014, 05:02 AM Thread Starter
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Originally Posted by farmhand View Post
1. Would you add a larger picture that I can save for easier reading?
2. Any ideas on finding a known PAR?
Thank you
I don't see a good way too make it a larger picture, but I can make it a pdf file, so I will PM you that. (If I can again figure out how to upload an attachment????) EDIT: I found the way to do this - the paperclip in the header.
If I wanted to rely on a "standard light" for adjusting the sensors to a known PAR the only one I can think of is a Finnex Fugeray or Ray2. I did measure the PAR for one of them and my readings agreed with the data on Finnex RAY II & FugeRAY PAR Data I suspect you could get one of the shortest ones and use it as a "standard".


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