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  1. Marine Depot
    How to mix-and-match reef aquarium light bulbs to achieve the right look and optimal coral growth Sale ends 8/25/14 Find out how to achieve the right look and optimal coral growth in our latest article + score a FREE T-shirt with any order over $250 this week (be sure to view your cart before...
  2. Reefing Equipment
    I'm going to be due for a replacement set of bulbs in a few months wondering your guys favorite combinations of ati bulbs. I was thinking about 3 coral plus and 3 purple plus for my 6x39w fixture. For now I have 2 actinics and 1 daylight bulb come on for 30mins and then after that they all come...
  3. Marine Depot
    Spring Forward to Savings Sale ends 3/21/14 Our annual daylight savings lighting sale is in full swing! Score a sweet deal on a new light for your tank, refugium or swap out those old MH or T5 bulbs for some fresh replacements. MORE MARINE DEPOT NEWS Hydra Aquatics Twist Water Flow...
  4. Lighting
    Hey guys. I currently picked up two 250W MH pendents from a guy on craigslist. They are in pretty good condition and work (always a plus!). They have 14000K bulbs in them. Right now I have my 150gal tank lit with four 80W T5HO lights. I have a mixed tank. About four different SPS frags, a lobo...
  5. General Reef Discussion
    So I just realized I change my tank bulbs as they age but I have never changed the light in my Refegium. I have two CFL's different color spectrums. Should I be changing them when I change my T5's? I had never thought about it before until I read something today on a site that said CFL should be...
  6. General Reef Discussion
    I just started getting deep into this fun & amazing hobby but I am having a trouble finding a good & affordable lighting for my 10 gallon nano reef tank :( I am currently eyeing on this lamp $69.99 lamp thats being sold for $39. It's descriptions says =======================================...
  7. General Reef Discussion
    hey guys trying to upgrade my lighting on my ten gallon. im not getting a new fixture i just want better light bulbs. currently have 1 power-glo and 1 aqua-glo. i was wanting a bluish color.i want my vocal to pop like very neon but i also want the best growth.
  8. General Reef Discussion
    Ok so currently I have two 175w reeflux 20k bulbs. I'm trying to descide if I wanna stay with 20k or change to a different kalvin. I have mogul base and spider reflectors.
  9. General Reef Discussion
    OK so its time to replace my MH bulbs currently I have dual 175W reeflux 20K's over my 55G reef. I have SPS and I'm trying to decide if i want to stick with these or change it up, I have mogul base bulbs with basic spider reflectors. Any imput will be awesome:thumbup:
  10. Tank Specs
    Hi, I am 18years old just graduated from high school and am attending college to study marine biology come fall. I got into the saltwater hobby just over a year ago, with a 50gallon tank with built in sump that my uncle had given to me along with a 48inch jebo light fixture that used 4x55watt...
  11. Lighting
    can i use halogen bulbs for my salt water tank?
  12. Lighting
    I have been searching all over and cannot come to a conclusion on the correct amount of light for a tank. It seems everywhere I look its a different answer, or one specific to one person's tank. So I pose this: What is a good rule of thumb when considering lighting based on the size of...
  13. General Reef Discussion
    I am happy to announce two nice improvements to the Light Bulbs section of TRT Comparison Shopping: We've added many many new bulbs... in fact, the bulbs section grew from roughly 250 to 565! Most of the additions were made in the Metal Halide and the T5 categories. Besides adding bulbs...
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