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Old 02-11-2012, 10:18 PM   #1
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Default DIY LEDs w/ DIM4. Now w/ pics. Mods pls feel free to move to DIY

Tossing around the idea of an LED build for a 75P. Looking for some opinions on doing so. Was/am going to go with a single or dual 24" T5HO about 8 inches the water to give you an idea, but since I'm going to purchase something, I wanted to at least consider LED's first.

I was thinking 12 or so Cree XM-L's with 40-60 degree optics?

Is it even possible and worth it to build a med light fixture for $200ish for this footprint? A dual bulb T5 would run me less than that with bulbs, and it's plug and play......
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