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post #1 of 6 (permalink) Old 07-21-2007, 05:15 AM Thread Starter
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Coralife Aqualife Digital Timer?

Has any used this product before? If so I am not qualified to program this thing.. I have read the instructions atleast 20 times and the daytime outlets will never come on and the night time are always on? I am so confused. PLease help if you can, Amber
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Is it in AUTO mode?

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Yeah... check the Mode setting. There are a few different settings

ON, OFF, AUTO, RDM

On and Off are just that. Auto is where it turns itself on and off as per what you have set the system to. Rdm is random. I have not fully tried this feature but I believe it will turn the lights on and off as per your settings but not at exactly the times you set them, thus the random
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i read a post on reefcentral where a gut used the analog timer and it started a fire. the fire dept. and investigators isolated the timer/power strip as the source of the fire.

scary

after that, i will never used a coralife timer

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i read a post on reefcentral where a gut used the analog timer and it started a fire. the fire dept. and investigators isolated the timer/power strip as the source of the fire.

scary

after that, i will never used a coralife timer

True. Someone had a very similar expierence on this forum too.
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I have a digital one also I was never able to get working on the timer.....I was always tempted to just buy another one and return the busted one but never got around to it.
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