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post #10 of (permalink) Old 05-26-2014, 10:23 PM
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Originally Posted by bradleyheathhays View Post
Also I've been told if I go with one of these Hydor inlines I'll want to use a digital temp controller to guard against overheating. The ReefKeeper Lite Basic setup has been suggested for around $120. If I go this route spending $120 for a temp controller (plus a whole lot of other programmable functions) should I look at any other controller other than this ReefKeeper for around the same price?
I guess it depends who is giving you the advice. What do you want the controller to do? A temp controller can be bought for about $30, a timer for the lights way less than that.

Depends how high tech and how much money you want to spend.
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