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  1. General Reef Discussion
    Everyone should know about the 'Chinese' led light fixtures that you can find on the Internet for dirt cheap from websites like Alibaba. So I decided to start a thread discussing these lights. Some people say they're cheaply built with low PAR numbers and they can't grow coral. But I've read...
  2. General Reef Discussion
    Hey Guys, I have had my marine tank up and running for about 2 months now and i was thinking about getting led lighting for some soft begginer corals, now the problem i have is that i have a lid on my tank with the basical t8 lighting (i think its t8) however the problem because i cant add a...
  3. General Reef Discussion
    From Ecoxotic http://www.ecoxotic.com/panorama-marine-led-system.html
  4. General classifieds
    Ok I am selling some lights. I am selling the 44" long 10" wide approx. 1/4"-1/2" thick DIY LED fixture. It has 48 leds @ 3w each with 60 degree lenses. 12 blue LEDs are only atinic and not dimmable. The remaining 24 white and 12 atinic are dimmable. Asking $350 + shipping UPS ground is...
  5. Tank Specs
    I actually built this tank a little over a year ago. But I took lots of pictures of the progress. the main display is right at 700 gallons (8'x4'x36") with a 150 gallon sump.
  6. Anemones
    Is my lighting sufficent for keeping LPS corals such as Ricordea Mushroom, bubble tip anemone & Torch Coral? i have a 15g tank with 2' live sand and 13kg live rocks the light fixture i have is LED LED ratio: 33:12 white:blue (45 fully integrated 1w Edison HO diodes) Spectrum: white 10...
  7. General Reef Discussion
    Here are some pictures of before and after on my new lighting. Plus some close ups. So far it appears my corals are loving the new lighting. Love the shimmer. The lights are (TMC) AquaRay Aquabeam 1500 XG Ultima Ocean Blues. High end Cree Leds with 5 XP-G and 5 XP-E in each tile. Two tiles...
  8. General Reef Discussion
    Anyone out there have these or have any thoughts about these LED lights?
  9. General Reef Discussion
    I need to draw on some experience out there. I'm bulding a 5' x 18"w x 26"t 120g reef tank. Will two of these be sufficient lighting? Thanks in advance. http://www.sunshine-systems.com/AquaUFO-UltraBlend-LED-Aquarium-Light-p/au-936ub-aq.htm
  10. General Reef Discussion
    hey guys I recently bought a marineland led lighting fixture and realized it was pretty hot to the touch on top not on the bulb side... is this normal I just want to make sure somethings not wrong and going to start a fire
  11. General Reef Discussion
    I bought a biocube 29 in mid december. I'm not completely pleased with the tank as a whole. But I've sunk alot of money into it. They Sell them as reef ready tanks, But the light system is not enough to support the reef. What do i do? Remove the lid and buy a new lighting system? Any help would...
  12. Lighting
    I jus set up a tank with a Led light which Luminous Intensity: Blue 300mcd/1pcs** White 1400mcd/1pcs Colour temperature: Blue 12000K, White 8000K. LEDs: Blue 12pcs,* White 84pcs. Power Consumption: 56mW Input power: AC 100V-240V Output Power: DC 12V Is this enough for coral to grow? My tank...
  13. Lighting
    Hey everyone, I needed some help finding a good LED aquarium light system. It would be for a 36" L x 20" W x 20" H aquarium. Does anyone have any suggestions on brands? My budget would be around $300. Thanks for any input!
  14. Lighting
    I Need Help Choosing LED Lighting System Hey everyone, I needed some help finding a good LED aquarium light system. It would be for a 36" L x 20" W x 20" H aquarium. Does anyone have any suggestions on brands? My budget would be around $300. Thanks for any input!
  15. General Reef Discussion
    My Lights came with LED moonlights and I was wondering if they have any Benifits to the fish and the coral or does it disrupt their sleep? I would like to view them at night but not if its going to mess my inhabitants all up :p
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