06-29-2011, 04:10 PM
Join Date: May 2010
Location: Plano, TX. (dallas/ft. worth)
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| | Re: My newly added tank.
Originally Posted by Michael
That's why DFWAPC needs a PAR meter!
yes plus different companies and there bulbs will have different pars not all 6,700k or 10,000k bulbs, or colormax bulbs are the same..
I tell people to get uv or ati, but no they want to save 2-3 dollars and by the coralife or hagen glo bulbs... also the type of reflectors makes a big difference too... hagen seems to have reflectors that spread the light more back and forth then having a small close to the bulb reflector which would put more light in the tank...