How to light a 5 Gallon tank with no top? - The Planted Tank Forum
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How to light a 5 Gallon tank with no top?

I'm thinking about setting up a temporary 5 Gallon Planted Tank for about 10 Cherry Shrimp but don't have a top for it and for just a temporary tank I don't want to pay a bunch of money for a top. I do have a spare strip light thing for a 10 Gallon but nothing else really so how could I light it pretty cheaply?
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I have a 5.5 gallon up right now. I do not know how many shrimp are in it, more than 5 and 3 cory habasrosa in it. It has 2 5000K CLFs on it.
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