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post #1 of 3 Old 01-27-2012, 05:27 PM Thread Starter
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i just received this light for free on CL 48? SunPod 2x250W HQI Fixture by Current USA* - AquaCave

and i was wondering how well i would be at growing corals like sps and lps when the led parts dont work in a 55 gal idk why they dont work i just got it yesterday he also have me a current usa 4x ho t5 fixture but i didnt think 4 54watt bulbs would be enough for sps coral

i have a dog named fish

30g long

55g -planted

125g 4ft long octagonal

55g
MALAWIS COMING SOON

10g hospital
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post #2 of 3 Old 01-27-2012, 08:46 PM
You don't need the LED part to work, those are just moon or night lights. And yes, that will be more than enopugh lighting for your 55g. Also, You can use the T-5 HO, by itself, it produces enough light that you could keep SPS towards the mid to upper portion of the tank.
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post #3 of 3 Old 01-28-2012, 04:46 AM Thread Starter
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ohk thanks and i found out from the guy that gave em to me that all i needed was 6v converter plugs i didnt notice the holes in the back
i found some plugs in my closet
so all i need is a filter then i can start my cycle with liverock

i have a dog named fish

30g long

55g -planted

125g 4ft long octagonal

55g
MALAWIS COMING SOON

10g hospital
-empty- :]
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