Bulb for a standard 10 gallon?
Planted Tank Forums
Your Tanks Image Hosting *Tank Tracker * Plant Profiles Fish Profiles Planted Tank Guide Photo Gallery Articles

Go Back   The Planted Tank Forum > Specific Aspects of a Planted Tank > Lighting


Reply
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 01-24-2013, 02:11 AM   #1
Elliriyanna
Planted Tank Obsessed
 
Elliriyanna's Avatar
 
PTrader: (2/100%)
Join Date: Jul 2010
Location: Union, KY
Posts: 308
Default

Bulb for a standard 10 gallon?


whats the best bulb for a low light planted tank under$25? I don't need anything fancy but i dont want to buy junk
__________________
40 gallon - Misc fish
15 gallon - Axolotl
5 gallon - Betta and ADF
20 long - Hatchling turtles and corydoras.

Soon to change I am sure
Elliriyanna is offline   Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
Old 01-24-2013, 04:58 AM   #2
plebe86
Algae Grower
 
PTrader: (0/0%)
Join Date: Aug 2012
Location: long beach, california
Posts: 23
Default

Well I have a aqueon 8000k t8 that cost me about $15 and my low light plants are doing good.
plebe86 is offline   Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Old 01-24-2013, 09:18 AM   #3
owens81jw
Planted Tank Enthusiast
 
PTrader: (16/100%)
Join Date: Feb 2009
Location: new york
Posts: 698
Default

you can try CFL bulbs from lowes or home depot
owens81jw is offline   Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Reply

Quick Reply
Message:
Options

Register Now

In order to be able to post messages on the The Planted Tank Forum forums, you must first register.
Please enter your desired user name, your email address and other required details in the form below.
User Name:
Password
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.
Password:
Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid email address for yourself.
Email Address:

Log-in

Human Verification

In order to verify that you are a human and not a spam bot, please enter the answer into the following box below based on the instructions contained in the graphic.



Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may post new threads
You may post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Forum Jump


All times are GMT. The time now is 03:21 AM.


Powered by vBulletin®
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Copyright Planted Tank LLC 2012