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ten gallons set up let's see how it ends :)
Old 02-28-2014, 01:34 AM   #21
 
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Amazon.com: BeamsWork 24"-30" Single Bright Power LED Aquarium Light Fixture 400: Pet Supplies Amazon.com: BeamsWork 24"-30" Single Bright Power LED Aquarium Light Fixture 400: Pet Supplies
is this the one carlos?i will look closer tomorrow at the stats on the light for you. it may be ok for medium light uses.time to go to sleep for me.will get to it as soon as possible tomorrow.
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Old 02-28-2014, 03:50 PM   #22
 
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carlos,seems this light has had a few generations.can you post a model number for me.this will help me figure out what we are dealing with here..
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Old 02-28-2014, 03:58 PM   #23
 
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Sure I'll check on that once I get home I got that link based on the name brand I saw on the light but ill check for more info on it :)
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Old 02-28-2014, 05:12 PM   #24
 
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This is the one led 300 beamswork 17"-21"

http://m.ebay.com/itm/260958692548?nav=SEARCH

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Old 02-28-2014, 05:23 PM   #25
 
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does it have a model#?i am trying to find out when it was made.this will help me figure out which leds they used.
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Old 02-28-2014, 05:37 PM   #26
 
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I see LED 300 3014 V1 ( I think) sy-4223 and the qc sticker for 1/6/2013
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Old 02-28-2014, 06:36 PM   #27
 
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well,what i found from the info given, was that they used 3014 led bulbs.these are high output 1 watt led bulbs.this is similar to the finnex fugeray.this should give you enough light for low-medium light plants,since your are running them on a 10 gallon.there was not very much info on the net about these,which is why it took so long for me to get back to you.these should give you enough to grow anubias,mosses,java fern,pennywort,swords and crypts.if you want anything like baby tears of hair grass,you will need something brighter,like the double bright beamsworks,evo, finnex rayII or the finnex fugeray planted+.i would use both the 6500k and actinic at the same time.i was reading recently that the actinic blues do give an extra boost in growing plants.hope this helps.
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Old 02-28-2014, 06:43 PM   #28
 
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When you turn it on both lights are on and pretty much im not looking for those high demanding plants
I want to keep ot simple so I guess well be fine with this if I don't get a call from work on sunday I'll be looking for that sponge filter and maybe start running the set up I will start trying to grow the moss walls I( need some more moss) and that would give me time to see how would this light work
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Old 03-13-2014, 05:44 PM   #29
 
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Hi everyone well I have said this before I like do it yourself projects so I have an idea on how to build a sponge filter and how to build an aquarium heater so I'm going to implement that for now im working on what would be my substrate I got a bag of miracle grow organic and I'm getting out all the wooden pieces cause it tends to tan the water if anyone wondered before on how to do it the mos simple way is with a bucket and this think that I don't know its name some pics for you to have an idea...

So this way I hope we won't have to worry about coloration on the water as it happens with one of my 2.5. It will take about Hal of the bag to cover 2" on the 10 gallons but I have plenty of time I'll keep you guys updated :)
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Old 03-16-2014, 10:41 AM   #30
 
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Si time to get the handyman out :) I built my filter last night it costed me 8 dollars simple pvc pipe some sponge that I had already and a little air pump let me explain how it works

so I drilled holes on the pvc pipe and one on a 90 elbow right on top
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I put a cap on the bottom and silicone that cap to a piece of tile
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I put sponge on the pipe and run an airstone in the elbow hole
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so the way this will work as the airstone start throwing bubbles water is going to be sucked through the holes on the pipe and eventually come up with the air simple and cheap :)

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If anyone have a question ask me :)

Btw heater project has been cancelled it would cost me more to build it than getting one prefabricated for this size aquarium maybe for something bigger may work
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