The Planted Tank Forum - View Single Post - 24" to 48" t5ho retrofit can I do it.
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Old 01-02-2013, 10:12 PM   #2
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I'm no electrician, but just at a quick glance, I would probably say no: I don't think the ballasts could handle the jump to a 48" lamp (more than doubling the wattage per lamp). I could be wrong, though. Hopefully someone else can help you out.
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