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  1. Marine Depot
    What Is The Right PAR For Vibrant Coral Coloration and Growth? NEW VIDEO! Reef Aquarium Lighting Guide
  2. General Reef Discussion
    Okay so there are going to be so many different ideals here, and that's what I love about this website. It helps me and I'm sure many others to understand different things we haven't tried yet that some have. If you had to choose one of the 3 LED's set ups listed below tell us all why. 1.)...
  3. General Reef Discussion
    Hi Guys , Just Want to tell you that ... I GOT MY LIGHT ! FINALLY . I´M SO HAPPY ! :dance::beer::ac15::Bdaycake::hat: So , I See that In-App it got a spectrum whit three colors and i can adjust it per percentage . So What is The Best Percentage for Sunrise , Sunset , Daylight , Dawn , and...
  4. General Reef Discussion
    Wow two questions in less then 6 hours, y'all are probably annoyed by now. lol So I have my 5 gal sump setup finally! Small area for a refugium, but I will need a light for it. I want to grow Chaeto (thats all I know, taking suggestions too), but I don't want a expensive light. Anyone had any...
  5. Nano Reefs
    I have a 10 gallon reef aquarium that is 20 x 10 x 12 which is housing live rock and orange mushroom corals with a clown fish that I am looking for an LED light for. I was thinking about a par38 bulb but I was not sure if that would cover the entire tank without shadows. I now have a light that...
  6. General Reef Discussion
    would this light work for a 3 gallon setup SPECIFICATION: • 5x 1 watt LEDs • 4x 12000K cool white • 1x Actinic Blue 460nm • Power: 5W • Lumen: 600 DIMENSION: Light panel size: 2.5” in diameter, 3” H Flexible arm: 7.5”
  7. General Reef Discussion
    im new here setting back up my 3 gallon and this time i want to keep some low light coral here's the light im looking it from ebay this is the info on it plz tell if it will work thanks Description : This super bright LED Clip Lamp gives you all the shimmering effects at a fraction of the...
  8. Lighting
    Hi everyone, I am setting up a reef tank and I was wondering whether this light is good enough: https://www.amazon.com/Marineland-ML90621-00-Strip-Light-24-Inch/dp/B00KL8TQLA/ref=sr_1_1?ie=UTF8&qid=1488503086&sr=8-1&keywords=marineland+reef Have you had any experience with this one? It says...
  9. General Reef Discussion
    Just had a quick question for anybody that may know or may have had similar issues using a metal halide fixture. I have a 400w icecap fixture and ballast, the ballast and fixture are new, they've been sitting for quite a long time but have never been used. I ordered a brand new Plusrite 2408...
  10. Lighting
    I've added a frogspawn to my 1+year old tank since about 3 weeks ago. Water conditions are ok and I've been told that frogspawns are not picky about light but regardless its location in the tank, I dont see its tentacles opening as I've seen in videos/stores I though it was the current and...
  11. General Reef Discussion
    need advice on the lighting, tank is a 20 long. 12 inches tall. have a 4 bulb t-5 with 2 white and 2 blue bulbs. i plan on having mostly Euphyllia corals and some softies, is the lighting right and what height should i have it over the tank?
  12. Lighting
    I'm a little confused on how these kits work. I'd like to use one of the rail systems that use the feet to sit on the edge of the tank, but I can't figure out which one fits my tank! I won a hydra 52 HD LED, and I have a 29 gallon tank which is 30.25 inches long. They don't make a 30 inch...
  13. Nano Reefs
    Hey all, I had an idea regarding acclimating coral into a new tank. Interested to know if it's a good one - or if it isn't! I have quite a nano nano-reef. It's only 6g. Therefore the majority of the tank is quite well lit, with the exception of a small area shadowed at the back of the tank...
  14. General Reef Discussion
    Im interested in starting a project to build my own LED light. Im looking to start a discussion about where are the best sites to find components and/or kits.
  15. General Reef Discussion
    I have a new 65 gallon show tank 36 in deep 36in Long 15 "wide trying to grow hard corals any ideas that will work I prefer LEDs if possible. :rotflmao:
  16. General classifieds
    For sale is my 48-60" Current USA Orbit Marine LED. I bought it brand new in June of 2015. All LED's work and so does the ramp pro timer. The only reason I am selling this is because I'm upgrading lights again. Asking $125 OBO. Shipping will depend on location sent to, but expect around $20...
  17. General Reef Discussion
    I am still fairly new to T5. Went out and got 4 new bulbs for my 6 T5HO bulb 36" fixture. I placed the lights like this front to back: blue+ coral+ blue+ moonlight leds (almost never on) blue+ purple+ blue+ What do you think of the purple plus? I thought it would bring the reds/oranges out...
  18. Nano Reefs
    Hi all, I have a small 10 gallon saltwater aquarium that is housing some pulsing Xenia's but mostly blue and orange mushrooms along with 1 clown fish. I have an AquaClear filter on the back along with an LED light on it. The tank has been getting a lot of red algae in it and most of my Xenia's...
  19. General Reef Discussion
    hey guys long time no see! i've been really busy lately and finally:thumbup: have some free time so im working on upgrading my tank. my question is what do you all think about these lights...
  20. General Reef Discussion
    I am having issues programming my Radion light i left it as factory standard but lowered it down to 50% at first, that gave me this. Here is the new one i am trying out, goal is to bring out more blue. I used the preset option Reef Creation. Any advice on this? I don't wanna harm the...
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