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Old 02-24-2007, 05:24 PM   #1
 
Lighting Distance

How far away should I have the light from the surface. Its currently about 1 inch now.
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Old 02-24-2007, 06:48 PM   #2
 
All my lights are 6" away from the surface.
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Old 02-25-2007, 09:21 AM   #3
 
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As long as it does not heat the water or cause bulb breakage I think you'll be ok. I keep my MH 6" from the water but it's to make sure the light spreads out.
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