Hey all, I just had a quick question about lighting.
I have a 46 gallon tank currently equipped with a Single T5HO 39W Catalina lamp. I have the old T8 fixture with a 25W Colormax bulb and was wondering if I should set that one up as well.
I would like to achieve medium-high light (I'm...
Aqueon 40g Breeder tank
Black 3-door aquarium cabinet
Rena Filstar xP2 canister filter
SuMo Premier CO2 regulator and tank
Black cabinet for Rena filter (an Oceanic Biocube 14 stand)
Catalina Light fixture - 36" black solar T5 HO 2x39W w/moonlights
many more extras included
I bought a couple Catalina Lighthouse Power Compact Fixtures for my two nano aquariums. My wife doesn't care for the look of the lights and the aquariums are going in the living room, so I got to switch to a different setup.
Both fixtures are Lighthouse PC with two 13W bulbs. One fixture...
I almost bought a 60 x 30 x 40 tank but then i found some stunning driftwood that just would not fit so i dicided to go look at some at 80 x 40 x 40 tanks :) (that would be about 33/34 Gallon)
It is going to be a planted tank with co2 and regular dosing of ferts. (EI)
I dont want it...
I've done a lot of research on lighting since buying a 20 gallon long (12 inches tall). Initially I wanted to go with a 2x24 watt T5HO Catalina fixture, but after reading a lot of horror stories on high light algae outbreaks, I'm not sure I'm ready for that realm of lighting yet.
This is what...
Thinking about buying a 125 gal 60x18x25.
Would the what seems to be popular Catalina 48 inch SOLAR T5 HO AQUARIUM LIGHT FIXTURE be enough for a low to med light source?
I previously had a 115 48x18x31 Tall that I lit with a cheapo 4x65 Comp./ Flor. setup and had great success using minimal...