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  1. The THINK Tank
    I am designing a new frag tank and am thinking that i want to try natural lighting. People have had great success with sky lighting of many different styles including the Solatube. The problem that I have is that i live in a rental house and do not think my landlord would appreciate the...
  2. Lighting
    I just got this fixture a few days ago and realized that the actinic and 10k bulb go on at the same time. Will that be ok? I thought the actinic should go on at least an hour before the 10k. I'm looking to keep softies and maybe some lps.
  3. Lighting
    The background knowledge that I "think" I know :) is this at 6500k lighting simulates natural sunlight, corals love this to grow, but the problem is that their colors are drab and brownish. Fish colors appear quite normal and I'm assuming that this is what most tanks are photographed under...
  4. General Reef Discussion
    The time has come for new bulbs. I'm planning on focusing on softies and LPS. I'd love to have the colors pop but I want a good combination of growth rate + pop. Currently I have no name bulbs that are quite old - 3 actinics, 3 quite yellow looking daylights. Given 6 x 48'' T12 VHO slots, which...
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