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post #1 of 3 Old 12-19-2007, 09:25 PM Thread Starter
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Ballast for 250W Iwasaki Metal Halide

I'm trying to make my own high Intensity lighting. I want to run a 250W Iwasaki Metal Halide bulb. Anyone know of a ballast that will work with this bulb other than Advance 71A3572 or 71A3802-600?

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post #2 of 3 Old 12-19-2007, 09:34 PM
I'm not a salty, but I would try looking at www.petsolutions.com or www.bigalsonline.com . These folks seem to have just about anything that the aquarist may want. You may also want to check manufactureres like Sylvania, Lithonia, and others.
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post #3 of 3 Old 12-20-2007, 05:19 PM
I like my IceCap ballasts the best of all I've owned. Besides that I'd look into Sunlight Supply Bluewave ballasts. They actually push a little harder, shorter bulb life but about 15-20% more par.
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