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 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...