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I just wanna why my light doesn't look like high light any more the bulbs are only 2-3 months old. I got a quad bulb T5 HO 54w ea. also have 2 T8s 32w ea. it just seems dull to me wondering if I should add some LEDs? All that over a custom 70gal tank should be high light correct?
 

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Florescent lights always have that dull look to me. With T5 bulbs all their strength is in the reflector used with them. They will not have that shimmer effect of metal halides for LEDs but with the right reflector produce very good PAR levels.
 
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