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post #1 of 8 Old 02-16-2011, 09:59 PM Thread Starter
Where to get light bulbs

Hi I have a ten gallon and i need some lights Pecto has some but i was hoping maybe cheaper at lowes. The bulb arent tubes. thanks for the help

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post #2 of 8 Old 02-16-2011, 10:21 PM
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Hi I have a ten gallon and i need some lights Pecto has some but i was hoping maybe cheaper at lowes. The bulb arent tubes. thanks for the help
go check out lowes and home depot and walmart before petsmart and pecto. remember 6700 kelvin is best for plants and it displays the colors of thefish more naturally

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post #3 of 8 Old 02-16-2011, 11:36 PM
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Exactly. I use CFL on most of my tanks and they are doing the job.
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post #4 of 8 Old 02-17-2011, 09:28 AM Thread Starter
okay thank you

38 gallon :
Pelvicachromis Taeniatus Nigerian Red not yet breeding pair
4 Pangio Kuhli
12 Hemmigrammus Bleheri
2 Botia Lohachata
1 Botia Straita
1 Ancistrus Sp.
6 Poecilia Reticulata




The Wet Spot Portland Oregon!!!!!!

ADA: Do!aqua Iwagumi 10 gallon size!
7 Clown Killies
7 Ghost shrimp
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post #5 of 8 Old 02-17-2011, 07:37 PM
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My home depot doesn't carry 6500-6700k cfl light bulbs but both lowes and walmart do.
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post #6 of 8 Old 02-17-2011, 10:33 PM Thread Starter
Okay so I will check out lowes

38 gallon :
Pelvicachromis Taeniatus Nigerian Red not yet breeding pair
4 Pangio Kuhli
12 Hemmigrammus Bleheri
2 Botia Lohachata
1 Botia Straita
1 Ancistrus Sp.
6 Poecilia Reticulata




The Wet Spot Portland Oregon!!!!!!

ADA: Do!aqua Iwagumi 10 gallon size!
7 Clown Killies
7 Ghost shrimp
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post #7 of 8 Old 02-19-2011, 07:02 PM
Home depot carries 5500K bulbs.

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post #8 of 8 Old 02-20-2011, 09:24 AM Thread Starter
thank you for the help

38 gallon :
Pelvicachromis Taeniatus Nigerian Red not yet breeding pair
4 Pangio Kuhli
12 Hemmigrammus Bleheri
2 Botia Lohachata
1 Botia Straita
1 Ancistrus Sp.
6 Poecilia Reticulata




The Wet Spot Portland Oregon!!!!!!

ADA: Do!aqua Iwagumi 10 gallon size!
7 Clown Killies
7 Ghost shrimp
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