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Forum: Build My LED 05-19-2014, 02:30 PM
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Posted By Build My LED
Hi Kensho. Yes, that should work fine :-) I...

Hi Kensho. Yes, that should work fine :-) I suggest our 10000K with 75° optics if you need a PAR boost in your tank, as it is our most efficient PAR spectrum. Just call us if you decide to order...
Forum: Build My LED 05-18-2014, 06:04 PM
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Views: 918
Posted By Build My LED
Hi Kensho. Sorry for the delay, as I was...

Hi Kensho. Sorry for the delay, as I was attending a horticulture conference in Las Vegas last week. On of our lights will certainly provide penetration in your tank, but you need two lights to...
Forum: Build My LED 05-08-2014, 03:08 PM
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Posted By Build My LED
Yes, absolutely :-) Nick

Yes, absolutely :-)

Nick
Forum: Build My LED 05-08-2014, 03:08 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 818
Posted By Build My LED
I normally use the 90° optics in the back portion...

I normally use the 90° optics in the back portion of the tank (for the taller plants) and 75° optics in the front portion of the tank to add a little more punch to the carpet/foreground plants.
...
Forum: Build My LED 05-07-2014, 03:23 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 818
Posted By Build My LED
Hi guys. That's correct. If you have a heavily...

Hi guys. That's correct. If you have a heavily planted 18" deep tank, we recommend two fixtures. One fixture with 90° optics is best for light to medium plant density.

Nick
Forum: Build My LED 05-01-2014, 02:45 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 321
Posted By Build My LED
Yes, the SoLunar controller will allow you to...

Yes, the SoLunar controller will allow you to program any dimming schedule you desire (in addition to sunrise/sunset schedules). Hence, you can start the day at 10% and have a 30 minute sunrise that...
Forum: Build My LED 05-01-2014, 02:43 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 635
Posted By Build My LED
Yes, we haven't announced it yet, but the...

Yes, we haven't announced it yet, but the controllers are shipping with lightning mode :-) We also have a cloud mode, but I'm not sure the final bugs were tweaked from this event. I think the...
Forum: Build My LED 04-28-2014, 10:35 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 635
Posted By Build My LED
Hi Jeff. None of our lights dim to zero, so you...

Hi Jeff. None of our lights dim to zero, so you need to physically turn off the line voltage (i.e. unplug the light or use a wall timer) to get to 0% output. The SoLunar sends the dimming signals...
Forum: Build My LED 04-22-2014, 06:52 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 593
Posted By Build My LED
Cool Paludarium with our lights :-)

http://www.dendroboard.com/forum/members-frogs-vivariums/133898-jims-display-paludarium-my-first-5.html

Nick
Forum: Build My LED 04-16-2014, 06:28 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,846
Posted By Build My LED
Here you go :-) The prices are on this page...

Here you go :-) The prices are on this page (which is where we configure custom spectrum lights) http://www.bmlcustom.com/custom-led-strip/

Here is the custom orchid spectrum:
...
Forum: Build My LED 04-11-2014, 08:42 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,846
Posted By Build My LED
Hi HF. Since you are going to mount the lights...

Hi HF. Since you are going to mount the lights 3' above the tank, I would probably use the 24" fixtures (since light spreads with distance). If we used 3' fixtures, lots of the light would miss the...
Forum: Build My LED 04-09-2014, 05:35 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,846
Posted By Build My LED
Hi HF. Thanks for the questions. I think the...

Hi HF. Thanks for the questions. I think the SYPDR 600 is overkill, as it is used to deliver very high PAR levels in greenhouse applications :-) It sounds like you are mainly concerned with 1)...
Forum: Build My LED 03-07-2014, 04:24 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 936
Posted By Build My LED
Hello. The Dutch spectrum was created to...

Hello. The Dutch spectrum was created to maximize the beauty in a Dutch-style planted tank. The green (and Cyan) LEDs in the Dutch spectrum really display the true beauty of your plants. The...
Forum: Build My LED 03-05-2014, 06:07 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,846
Posted By Build My LED
Hi Nayr. Yes. However, that will create very...

Hi Nayr. Yes. However, that will create very high light levels over a 4x4;)

Nick
Forum: Build My LED 01-17-2014, 11:04 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,846
Posted By Build My LED
Horticulture Lighting website

If you grow plants above water, check out the website for our horticulture lighting division :-)

http://www.bmlhorticulture.com/


Nick
Forum: Build My LED 01-07-2014, 10:52 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 642
Posted By Build My LED
Top 10 Product of 2013

I know some of you also keep reef tanks, so I wanted to share the good news :icon_smil We were ranked as one of the 10 best products of 2013!
...
Forum: Build My LED 12-30-2013, 02:11 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,336
Posted By Build My LED
Hi Kribs. Those are remnants from the custom...

Hi Kribs. Those are remnants from the custom programming on our site, but you don't need to worry about them. You typically only see them while using a mobile device. Yes, 90° is best for your...
Forum: Build My LED 12-26-2013, 03:11 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,136
Posted By Build My LED
Hi Texan. We officially switched to FedEx last...

Hi Texan. We officially switched to FedEx last week :-)

Nick
Forum: Build My LED 12-26-2013, 03:06 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,255
Posted By Build My LED
Yes...We haven't upgraded the Configurator yet,...

Yes...We haven't upgraded the Configurator yet, but we can definitely build DIY spectrum XB fixtures. Just let us know if you have any questions, and we can process the order via phone when you are...
Forum: Build My LED 12-23-2013, 08:33 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,255
Posted By Build My LED
XB2013 Happy Holidays! Nick PS -...

XB2013

Happy Holidays!

Nick

PS - Make sure you sign up for the newsletter :-)
Forum: Build My LED 12-21-2013, 04:02 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,336
Posted By Build My LED
XB Series Launching Today

Hello everyone. Heads up…we are launching a brighter line of LED fixtures today. The new XB Series offers up to 40% more light than our original series…at the same wattage!

Let us know if you...
Forum: Build My LED 12-04-2013, 03:59 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 495
Posted By Build My LED
Nice tank update photos

Some nice progress photos a customer shared of his new BML lights. Very clean install :smile:

http://forum.buildmyled.com/index.php?threads/black-finish.261/#post-2422

Nick
Forum: Build My LED 11-28-2013, 11:49 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 683
Posted By Build My LED
Black friday sale

Stop by our site on Friday for our first sale ever! 10% off all products and free ground shipping in the continental US :)

Happy holidays,
Nick
Forum: Build My LED 11-22-2013, 11:52 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 702
Posted By Build My LED
No problem :-) There are two big drawbacks to...

No problem :-) There are two big drawbacks to chasing a high CRI value. Number 1, to get the highest CRI values, you need to use green and cyan LEDs which have low quantum/radiometric efficiencies....
Forum: Build My LED 11-22-2013, 03:18 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 702
Posted By Build My LED
Yes, all of the LED configurations are listed on...

Yes, all of the LED configurations are listed on the product pages. Scroll down an click on the 'Product Info' tab. The LEDs selections are listed on this tab. I also have 3D models of the various...
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