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Forum: Lighting 07-03-2014, 12:07 PM
Replies: 481
Views: 44,351
Posted By Dmarksvr
Current recommends the dual ramp timer and using...

Current recommends the dual ramp timer and using one of the preset colors if you want dawn/dusk/ moonlight to work on the +. There is a document about + compatibility and use of the ramp timers on...
Forum: Current-USA and Ecoxotic 06-25-2014, 01:59 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 225
Posted By Dmarksvr
I haven't seen a PAR chart for the regular...

I haven't seen a PAR chart for the regular Satellite fixture, but the + is almost twice as much wattage and the price is only about $10 more for any of the fixture sizes. Also while the regular...
Forum: Lighting 06-25-2014, 01:37 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 2,900
Posted By Dmarksvr
And if you want sunrise/sunset and storm fx, you...

And if you want sunrise/sunset and storm fx, you have to factor in another $110 for the BML controller (or cost of whatever other controllers work with BML).

For getting PAR at deeper levels the...
Forum: Finnex / Schuber Wright 06-23-2014, 01:42 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 984
Posted By Dmarksvr
Ya I'm not expecting individually addressable...

Ya I'm not expecting individually addressable leds in this light, not at the price point Finnex is probably aiming for, and I had forgotten I'd already harassed Lowe about some of this stuff before...
Forum: Finnex / Schuber Wright 06-22-2014, 02:58 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 984
Posted By Dmarksvr
Will you also be able to set the color temp for a...

Will you also be able to set the color temp for a specific time slot? ...Or is the light going to just cycle through "factory preset" color temps?

...I ask because this may be something I want to...
Forum: Lighting 06-11-2014, 07:52 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 2,880
Posted By Dmarksvr
Might check into halloween lightning controllers...

Might check into halloween lightning controllers and triggers...
I don't know if I'm allowed to post links to other forums so look up this thread on Dendroboard for more info "Ultimate vivarium...
Forum: Lighting 06-04-2014, 03:50 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 2,880
Posted By Dmarksvr
For sure, frogs everywhere. I'm practically...

For sure, frogs everywhere. I'm practically surrounded by vivs in my living room. I've been playing with the idea of Led backlighting too. You could do rock background and/or some terraced style...
Forum: Lighting 06-04-2014, 11:50 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 2,880
Posted By Dmarksvr
I'm jealous of you guys. I'm buying frogs, so It...

I'm jealous of you guys. I'm buying frogs, so It will probably be a month or more till I can order one :icon_cry: :drool:
Forum: Lighting 06-04-2014, 11:48 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 2,880
Posted By Dmarksvr
Uh oh another Dendroboard refugee... :help:, This...

Uh oh another Dendroboard refugee... :help:, This ship is going down! :tongue:

Well with the other guy's wattage estimate of an average wattage around 1.5 per LED, where as BML I think uses a...
Forum: Lighting 06-02-2014, 05:18 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 2,880
Posted By Dmarksvr
I will likely be using them in my vivariums. I...

I will likely be using them in my vivariums. I don't think the satellite + had a "resume" feature did it? ...So you had to reset it back to whatever mode you had it on. Nor did it have the...
Forum: Current-USA and Ecoxotic 05-22-2014, 04:16 AM
Replies: 132
Views: 17,520
Posted By Dmarksvr
do you mean the Orbit marine? ...I see it listed...

do you mean the Orbit marine? ...I see it listed on Ken's for 180 in 36"-48" but the E-series has 10 more watts at 36"-48", and if the price from my link is going to be fairly close to what others...
Forum: Finnex / Schuber Wright 05-21-2014, 02:30 AM
Replies: 81
Views: 8,108
Posted By Dmarksvr
:icon_idea I wonder if cost effective way to...

:icon_idea I wonder if cost effective way to increase features would be to include an android based mini pc inside the fixture, or as an outside module (I don't know if they have a built in speaker)....
Forum: Current-USA and Ecoxotic 05-21-2014, 12:53 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,127
Posted By Dmarksvr
Looks good! ...Can't wait to get my hands on...

Looks good! ...Can't wait to get my hands on one!. Hope I didn't let the cat out of the bag to early in the other thread...

If you need a video review of one over a nice tropical vivarium, I work...
Forum: Finnex / Schuber Wright 05-20-2014, 11:45 PM
Replies: 81
Views: 8,108
Posted By Dmarksvr
Thanks! ...Ya, as stuff gets cheaper we'll get...

Thanks! ...Ya, as stuff gets cheaper we'll get there I'm sure. It always seems I have expensive tastes and am wanting things that are a few years away :alien: I think the new bluefish controller has...
Forum: Finnex / Schuber Wright 05-20-2014, 02:07 AM
Replies: 81
Views: 8,108
Posted By Dmarksvr
Thanks, I plan on using some kinda Led with...

Thanks, I plan on using some kinda Led with weather Fx to complement it. Be nice if someone built one with a little speaker, and the ability to load a sound file, and had it automatically synced to...
Forum: Current-USA and Ecoxotic 05-18-2014, 05:12 PM
Replies: 132
Views: 17,520
Posted By Dmarksvr
OK found where I read it. Its on the infographic...

OK found where I read it. Its on the infographic for the E-series under the "typical light output" section where it shows par at different distances. Off to the right a little it says,.. " Led lens...
Forum: Current-USA and Ecoxotic 05-18-2014, 12:49 PM
Replies: 132
Views: 17,520
Posted By Dmarksvr
Thanks, arduino is beyond me too but a guy from...

Thanks, arduino is beyond me too but a guy from dendroboard is making one for his + fixture and said he might hook me up with one... so I may still buy a + for that reason, but straight out of the...
Forum: Current-USA and Ecoxotic 05-18-2014, 12:10 AM
Replies: 132
Views: 17,520
Posted By Dmarksvr
(Copy/paste of a post I made on Dendroboard) ...

(Copy/paste of a post I made on Dendroboard)
Well it looks like the Ecoxotic e series RGBW's are going to be out around may 26th.

One site has them available for preorder, with some...
Forum: Finnex / Schuber Wright 05-17-2014, 02:30 PM
Replies: 81
Views: 8,108
Posted By Dmarksvr
Well it isn't anything they wouldn't encounter in...

Well it isn't anything they wouldn't encounter in nature. My guess is most would become accustomed to it, especially if it was at timed intervals like..."oh gee here comes todays scheduled storm,...
Forum: Finnex / Schuber Wright 05-16-2014, 08:05 PM
Replies: 81
Views: 8,108
Posted By Dmarksvr
Any chance we'll get storm audio to go along with...

Any chance we'll get storm audio to go along with any storm lighting FX. The bluefish controller look like it will have this feature. Seems the next logical path for these weather FX lights.
Forum: Current-USA and Ecoxotic 05-13-2014, 06:43 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,834
Posted By Dmarksvr
Any updates? ...We're really close to the last...

Any updates? ...We're really close to the last launch time update, and very little about this light so far.
Forum: Build My LED 05-04-2014, 06:42 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 597
Posted By Dmarksvr
Glad to hear that, except the part about the MP3...

Glad to hear that, except the part about the MP3 player. Seems a tricky thing to get to sync with you programmed lighting schedual, unless u use raspberry pi or aurdino, so something more plug and...
Forum: Build My LED 04-30-2014, 01:30 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 597
Posted By Dmarksvr
I have a question (hope it is ok to add it here...

I have a question (hope it is ok to add it here rather then starting new thread)...

Does the Timer do any weather FX other then sunrise/sunset, or are you at least planning a later version that...
Forum: Current-USA and Ecoxotic 04-19-2014, 08:34 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,834
Posted By Dmarksvr
Is this the Ecoxotic E-Series LED light wer are...

Is this the Ecoxotic E-Series LED light wer are talking about or is this another version made or current usa instead of ecoxotic?...
Forum: Lighting 03-24-2014, 01:46 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 279
Posted By Dmarksvr
You might be able to hook them to an arduino and...

You might be able to hook them to an arduino and code them, but it may be better to get a 6803 IC dream color strip for that which have 133 mode controller, well actually they just came out with a...
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