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Old 04-10-2004, 04:39 PM   #1
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Today i baught another 2 arcadia T8 controllers, i now have 4x T8's
2x 30W 18,000k Hagen Aquaglows
1x 25W 9500k Arcadia Marine White
1x 25W 7000k Arcadia Original Tropical

can i have some comments on this please
i have a 46UK Gallon tank and would like someone to give me a rough WPG

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Old 04-10-2004, 06:16 PM   #2
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WPG is just watt/gallons.

Let see, 1 British gallon = 1.032 US gallon so therefore there is hardly any difference.

We will just call your tank 47 US gallons. 110W/47gallons = 2.34WPG
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I would say with all those bulbs you should be able to grow any plant from low to high light. You might not be able to grow very high light demanding plants but really there I don't think there are many species that won't do ok in that light.
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thanks guys... im happy with that
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