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post #1 of 16 (permalink) Old 06-19-2008, 09:21 PM Thread Starter
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Talking my new shop light for my 60 gal(pics)

this is my new shop light for my 60 gal #1 bulb is a ge 2700k t12 and the #2 is power glo 15000k t12 the color of both bulbs look very nice in my tank

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post #2 of 16 (permalink) Old 06-19-2008, 10:06 PM
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2500k is pointless it wont help the plants

that is not enough light for a 60 gallon...

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its a low light tank
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even so, how many watts is the powerglo? Thats the only usable light

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my plants grew very well with just the ge 2700k bulb.my plants are for sure going to grow with a second bulb the 15000k power glo.
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they are both 40 watts
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Cool setup. I'm interested to see how it progresses. A lot can be done with a low light tank.

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That's a very interesting 'scape. Very natural. What kind of twigs are those on the right?





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you mean to the left they are just some twigs from a desert tree here in las vegas that is my woodsy area the fish love it
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this is my new shop light for my 60 gal #1 bulb is a ge 2700k t12 and the #2 is power glo 15000k t12 the color of both bulbs look very nice in my tank
OMG YOU DIAMOND PLATED IT THAT IS SOOOOOOOO FREAKING COOL!
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NOpe, he did this: http://www.homedepot.com/webapp/wcs/...3&ddkey=Search
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Had it on on purpose!
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I have to say, I love the look of the left side of the tank. Reminds me of mangroves.
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