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Old 01/11/2008, 05:18 PM
rolodex1 rolodex1 is offline
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reef Lighting

I have a 46 bowfront I think it 18" deep. My question can I put 2x250MH on it or is that way to much light this tank. I'd like to grow hard, soft, and clams....some fish too!
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Old 01/11/2008, 07:02 PM
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That's a brutal amount of light for this tank. I wouldn't go more than 2x150.

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Old 01/11/2008, 07:21 PM
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A Big Thanks

Thanks Dan.....That kinda what I was thinking...I sometimes have the tool man complex.....I figured if 2x150W were good 2x250W would be better...ughhhhhhh
 

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