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post #8 of (permalink) Old 05-13-2014, 08:30 PM
Matsnork
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Originally Posted by Khuulio View Post
I'll definitely consider the light, how would I measure the PAR with it, does it come with a height/PAR chart?
No idea, just stumbled across it searching for cheap led lighting.
I use 2 cheap par38 (18x1w) over a 60*30*36cm tank (60p) with good results and a diy 150w led multi chip over my 90*45*45 tank, so that ossie ebay-store light should in theory be good stuff. Keep in mind that it is fan cooled, so could be noisy.

Link to my diy monster light. I run it at about 50% and its still overkill for low tech: https://www.plantedtank.net/forums/sh...=418946&page=3
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