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  1. Lighting
    I was wondering if anyone has experience with this LED light? On a 10 gallon tank would this produce a low light or medium light effect for plants? https://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B01C84SLRO/ref=ppx_yo_dt_b_asin_title_o03_s00?ie=UTF8&psc=1 I am still learning about what the different...
  2. Lighting
    Recommended LED to penetrate bottom of a 24" deep 135 gallon? I've got a hi tech tank, and my light just doesn't seem up to par. No pun intended.
  3. Lighting
    Hello, I bought this aquarium: Aquarium Capacity: 23 US Gal. Aquarium Size : 30” x 12” x 18” Filter Capacity: 20-50 US Gal. Filter Pump Output: 200 US Gal./h LED Watts: 8.4 W LED Lumens: 800 LM LED Color Temp.: 8000 K Questions : 1 - Is it enough W for plants like annubia, Monosolenium...
  4. Lighting
    So my current light system has broken as i was about to start planting HC on my 10gal tank Which made me wonder... can i use my 5050 ip65 60leds/m LED strips for this plant (hemianthus callitrichoides)? especially because i love the possibility of changing the light colours if i want to (just...
  5. Lighting
    hi, I saw few video about "flood light" that can be used for a planted aquarium and it works like a champ. then I Found out about LED grow light. which one is better for a planted aquarium? from price wise, I think flood light is cheaper cause u can direct link it to a cable and plug-in...
  6. Lighting
    I'm setting up a low tech 15 gallon, I've been told the watt per gallon rule is outdated and inaccurate, how many watts is needed then for my 15 gallon? Also, would anyone recommend me this LED light as a low light? https://www.amazon.com/dp/B0191EWII2/ref=psdc_2975458011_t2_B06XKQM83C "Kelvin...
  7. Lighting
    I am in process of building a 180 gal. planted tank and was wondering what everyone thought of running 3 Beamswork LED 1W 6500K on a 180? I want to try and get some carpeting plants going in the foreground and not sure what all i will put in the rest. I am going with dirt and eco-complete for...
  8. Low Tech Forum
    Hello all, I'm looking at Current USA Satellite Led Plus and the Satellite Plus Pro. My question is, what is the difference? Will the non Pro version work for a planted tank?
  9. Low Tech Forum
    Hello all! I'm in the planning stages of my second planted tank. I got a REALLY good deal on a 90 gallon tank and stand. It is roughly 36"L x 24"D x 18"W. To the best of my understanding this is a very deep tank. My only other tank is a 5 gallon betta tank. I plan to use eco complete for...
  10. Lighting
    I've had a tank for a few months and I think that my lighting is inadequate for growing any high-light plants that I want to grow because they have all died. I have CO2 injection (I spent like £60 on that) and fertilisers, so I don't want to waste them because my lighting isn't strong enough...
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