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Hi, I'm new to the forum. Anyway, I was wondering if anyone could give me advice on which lamp pairings work best. For example, a 10,000k w/a 6,700k. I have a 24" Coralife t5ho dual lamp on a 20g high. If you know of any previous posts that discuss the matter I would greatly appreciate it if you could show me the link. Thanks in advance.:cool:
 

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As long as you stay within the 5000-10000k range, most people say it is a cosmetic thing. Some bulb colors have been tested and put out slightly more par but I have yet to see any tests where the par was so different that it would matter. Some people also claim that full spectrum (pink) bulbs make their red plants more red but I, and other's believe it just shows red better so a redish light makes red plants look more red.
 

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Ok that makes sense. I just needed a little reassurance before I bought new lights. Also, sweet tanks you have set up.:D
 
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