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post #1 of 2 Old 11-06-2009, 03:19 AM Thread Starter
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Corals need 24hr lighting?

Just wondering if corals or some corals need lighting 24 hrs?
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post #2 of 2 Old 11-06-2009, 12:04 PM
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I haven't seen a twenty four hour coral. You really just need to mimic their natural light requirements. Most of these Corals are collected from places which are close to the equator, so ten - twelve hours of light...

I use 11 hours of actinic light and 4.5 hours of 10000k light.



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