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Old 05-04-2004, 09:41 PM   #3
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I would try to build canopies as short as possible and as high as necessary.

Necessary meaning it needs to enclose bulbs and reflectors, and the front panel should cover any space above the water surface.

The type of lamps/reflectors often determines the minimum height.
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