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  1. I went to my LFS todayto ask a few questions and found that they sell this light. I have 2 finnex stingrays and 1 fluval 3.0 light that are growing and maintaining my plants quite well near the middle and top beautifully. However I find that some of the leaves and or plants on the bottom...
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