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Old 02-11-2014, 07:27 PM   #31
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Thanks Lowe, the promptness in taking action and the way Finnex listens to its customer is the reason why I have decided they will be the only fixture I use going forward.
It's user feedback like this makes it all worthwhile to us
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Old 02-11-2014, 09:19 PM   #32
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Well hopefully the controller we are fine tuning is up to par

That is disappointing to hear that there won't be any realistic way to make it backwards compatible.
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Old 02-11-2014, 09:57 PM   #33
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..give Finnex a try if you can get more universal coverage (multiple fixtures required?) and the dimming + sunrise/sunset feature.
+ adjustable spectrum (RGB).

That's the reason I have 7 Current Plus+, just to replace 2 CoraLife CF / t5 fixtures and still have the plants looking 'natural' to my eyes. I can get the PAR and coverage with multiple fixtures (grrr), but not the spectrum.

Energy savings? Cool 'useful' effects? Just look at the $$ it cost me to get on the affordable LED bandwagon.


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Old 02-17-2014, 02:48 AM   #34
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Will the new fixture be able to provide High light to those of us with deeper (24 inch +) aquariums? I love my Ray 2, but have to buy multiple fixtures to get high light - and that's never fun
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Old 02-17-2014, 02:59 PM   #35
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I second Veritas on that, all the gimmicks are nice but if you can achieve nice par for deeper tanks that be great.
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Old 02-17-2014, 03:03 PM   #36
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Will the new fixture be able to provide High light to those of us with deeper (24 inch +) aquariums? I love my Ray 2, but have to buy multiple fixtures to get high light - and that's never fun
+2 for that. I have the Ray2 over my 55 and ordered a second LED from a competitor with more features and better spectrum as my second fixture to provide high light. The Ray2 turns off a little before the other fixture runs a 15 minute sunset cycle...
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Great News. I'm getting excited
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Old 02-19-2014, 09:08 PM   #38
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Will the new fixture be able to provide High light to those of us with deeper (24 inch +) aquariums? I love my Ray 2, but have to buy multiple fixtures to get high light - and that's never fun
One of the fixtures is currently putting out about 20-25% more PAR at the moment. We have a handful of fixtures with many various features we plan on introducing to you guys.
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Old 02-19-2014, 09:09 PM   #39
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Update pic via our facebook:

www.facebook.com/FinnexAquariums

Be sure to add us for the latest updates.
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Old 02-19-2014, 10:30 PM   #40
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Update pic via our facebook:

www.facebook.com/FinnexAquariums

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What about us folks that don't use facebook Any pics posting here?
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Old 02-20-2014, 02:35 PM   #41
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What about us folks that don't use facebook Any pics posting here?


Here u go.
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Old 02-20-2014, 02:36 PM   #42
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The strongest fixture we're probably going to go with a blend of 4000k, 6500k, Amber, and true 660nm red LEDs. I'll post pics on a tank once I have it available. Suggestions?
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I've upgraded from Quad T5HO to 3 Finnex LEDs this week, and I only have one suggestion.

the plastic leg mounts aren't wide enough to fit around my tank, is there a way to get bigger ones?
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Old 02-20-2014, 05:00 PM   #44
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I would also like to see if there is a chance to get legs that mount 3-6" above the tank
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Old 02-20-2014, 05:39 PM   #45
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I've upgraded from Quad T5HO to 3 Finnex LEDs this week, and I only have one suggestion.

the plastic leg mounts aren't wide enough to fit around my tank, is there a way to get bigger ones?
Hey there, the inner most portion of the leg is removable. Give it a try and let me know.
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