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hey i have a 120g tank thats 48 x 24 x 24 i wanted to keep clams and sps and was just looking for suggestions about some lights....i have two 175 w mh and 2 65 watt pc but i know need more thank you guys for your input
 

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Big al get some vhos dude some URI Actinic o3s :) I have 440 watts on my 100gal and MH also :)
 

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so how many watts should the mh be and then do i just get actinic vhos.......sorry im very new and just looken for the best set up thank you
 

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well since you have the 2 175s I would use them and get 4 vho bulbs 440 watts:)
 

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I agree with Casey add a couple 50/50 and a couple 03 actinic. With the 175w MH I dont know the best K bulb, since Iwasaki doesnt make the 6500K in 175.
Did someone tell me they make a 150 that can run on a 175 ballast with no ill effect????????????
With the depth of a 120 you may want to eventually upgrade to 250 or even 400 watt depending on what you try and keep but definatly add the VHO
Heres a link to Hellolights , just for comparison, Check with our sponsors and see what they offer
http://hellolights.com/4654lamvhore.html
Note this is the ballast and wiring, minus bulbs, they are cheaper online than retail, but usually have to buy 6 bulbs to get a break on shipping.
Spares are good, unless you can buy locally at reasonable price :)
 
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