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Old 10-31-2011, 07:10 PM   #15
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I just set up something similar over a 10 gallon. However, I went with a 15 watt LED (4900K) from Home Depot. It is very bright, but I think I will need two of them for the 10 gallon. At $37 each, it is a bit expensive, but should last a while, and, I think they are sealed off from moisture better than the CFLs.
My 40 gallon breeder (and 20 gallon long):
My 10 gallon with PAR30 LED:
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