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Old 12-29-2004, 10:06 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Anyone have any suggestions for a 15 hex, that is 24" deep. It presently has a 12" florescent bulb, I could hang something over it, or use a desk top style. Thanks for your help.
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Anyone have any suggestions for a 15 hex, that is 24" deep. It presently has a 12" florescent bulb, I could hang something over it, or use a desk top style. Thanks for your help.
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Really? 150 watts for a 15 gallon? I guess because it is so deep. Are halogen lights any good for a planted tank?
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aactually it is probably overkill for your tank, so you just hang it a few inches higher. But in my opinion, planted hex tanks are just begging for a nice halide pendant hanging over them. Thats why I suggested it. It's hard to find good lights for a small hex like you have using flourescents because of the limited space on top of the tank.
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Old 12-31-2004, 12:31 AM   #6 (permalink)
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Thanks, yes, as I found out with my 75 hex, they are difficult to find good lighting.
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