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Old 03-03-2012, 10:04 AM   #1 (permalink)
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Hello guys, this is my diy led light. The tanks is 40x25x25 (cm).
Leds are 5 Cree XP-G R5 6500K, powered by 700mA constant current.
Each led is attached on 3-5W heat sink and each heat sink is attached on aluminium bar.

The plant's are:
- Tenellus
- Hemianthus Callitrichoides
- Moss

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Tank + Leds:


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do you have a build thread to that light?
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do you have a build thread to that light?
I haven't opened any thread on the forum...

This is a photo when i connected leds:
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Hi guys,
the my diy light led is incredible.... Explosive plant's growth. Zero algae.
Daily ADA fertilization :
- Bright K 1 ml
- Step1 1 ml
- Special light 1 ml
- Green gain 1 drop

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Ciao guys,
here are new pictures...

- Components:
1 - Heatsink buy here: http://www.xled.it/prodotti/accessori/#ar03s
2 - Cree LEd buy here: http://www.bizetashop.it/shop/10000-...0-r4-xpgwht-r4
3 - Thermal compound
4 - Aluminium bar 30x15x1 mm


- Final mount


- Supporting detail:


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I like it. Well done. Keep us updated on how your tank progresses.

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Old 03-28-2012, 10:49 AM   #7 (permalink)
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Small update.
Plant growth is truly amazing
The photos are from March 27, 2012

What do you think?







Ciao ciao Christian

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Thank you for your topic. This is a perfect light.
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Nice one! Great job on the light fixture!!
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