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Hey guys, I was wondering what the recommended distance for a 2 bulb t5 48" fixture should be from the waters surface? Its a quad light but im only using two for 2 wpg :p Im looking to not potentially heat my water and have better spread of the lighting. Thanks
 

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Hey guys, I was wondering what the recommended distance for a 2 bulb t5 48" fixture should be from the waters surface? Its a quad light but im only using two for 2 wpg :p Im looking to not potentially heat my water and have better spread of the lighting. Thanks
That depends on your tank. A 55 gallon you could use the inside bulbs and get good light spread. A 75 you would want to use the outside bulbs. Definitely read the link from reybie.
 
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