Tropical Fish Keeping - Aquarium fish care and resources (http://www.tropicalfishkeeping.com/forum.php)
- Freshwater Aquarium Equipment (http://www.tropicalfishkeeping.com/freshwater-aquarium-equipment/)
- - Marineland Double Bright LED (http://www.tropicalfishkeeping.com/freshwater-aquarium-equipment/marineland-double-bright-led-126895/)
Marineland Double Bright LED
Any one have the Marineland Double Bright LED on their tanks?
Wondering if it will work on a 55 gallon with some plants, java moss, pennywort, and thinking of getting some amazon sword, wondering if that will be enough light.
I have zebra danios and rainbow fish and corys in the tank currently.
I currently have a 2 48" T5 normal output fixture but i am having a hard time finding lamps for it, and wondering if the LEDs will be just as bright.
Hope this makes sense, thanks in advance.
Yup. I have a 24" on a 30".
The issue is, how deep is your tank? Mine is 20". I have swords, red ludwigia, dwarf swords that are doing well. New shoots on the swords, which is a good sign. I doubt they will reach their 20" potential... We'll see. The red ludwigia is not as red on the new growth so the intensity may be a bit low for the red varieties. I also have java moss , java fern , amazon pennywort and many more, they're listed in my tank profile.
You need to be a bit careful about floating plants as the lights are easier to block than a tube. I created a shadowed area by putting the fixture off centre and having my new floaters only on one side.
Check out my aquarium shots in my tank profile.
The individual bulbs are 1 watt and are 6500k.
|All times are GMT -5. The time now is 04:10 AM.|
Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8
Copyright ©2000 - 2016, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
User Alert System provided by Advanced User Tagging (Pro) - vBulletin Mods & Addons Copyright © 2016 DragonByte Technologies Ltd.