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Upgrading LED in Aqueon Betta Bow 2.5

Well, the LED in this tank is rather weak. Really weak. When I used it, I could hardly see the fish, and Java Fern and Anubias I had in this tank weren't growing much.
So I went to eBay and ordered 12V 10W COB LED module with driver, and a heatsink for it.

I have removed the old LED (glued with double side tape). Soldered the wires. And used 4 minute JB weld epoxy to glue the driver behind the heatsink and then everything together in place of the old LED.

I think I will put some java moss and leftover plants in it and use it for a daphnia culture.

Suffice to say, the difference is like night and day ;-)

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