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  1. Can't find lighting setup for tank to meet my requirments/

    Advanced Freshwater Discussion
    Hello, I am currently trying to find lights for my tank, but cannot find anything that meets my requirements. My tank is 60cm(2ft) wide (from left to right) (length?) It has no lid (lid was broken with the tank) I have turtle in my tank and it needs UV lighting so I want to use fluorescent...
  2. DIY led cheap and works

    Beginner Freshwater Aquarium
    Details here CAFE • View topic - My LED experiment CAFE • View topic - My LED experiment
  3. What size lights for a 29 gallon?

    Saltwater Aquarium Equipment
    I want to start a tank and I found a 24 and a 30 inch light strips for a saltwater tank. The thing is my tank is a 29 and it is 30 inches long but I don't know witch I should get. Online I saw a site that said that I should get a 24 inch light strip but still don't know. Does anyone know what...
  4. Unsure about my light

    Beginner Planted Aquarium
    I recently bought a 20 gallon aquarium kit by Marineland. It came with an LED light and I was wondering if it would be enough to grow some low-light to medium-light plants. Here is the light it came with that I cannot figure out how many watts it is: LED Aquarium Light - Lighting & Hoods -...
  5. Lighting

    Freshwater Aquarium Equipment
    Hey guys and girls was wondering if the lights i got will be good for my tank. I have a custom top for my tank and has 3 48" slots for bulbs i went to home depot to buy bulbs for them. I bought the philips plant and aquarium bulbs. they put out 2700k a piece. The light out put is 1600 lumens a...
  6. too much light?

    Beginner Saltwater Aquariums
    Hey guys, I have got an offer for 2 Hamilton Reefstar 400 watt SE MH pendents with 12k sunburst bulbs about a month old. Now I was thinking of getting rid of my * 48" 260 watt Power Compac lighting (4-65 watt) 21" Straight Pin bulbs with led lunar lights. and get both of these and suspend them...
  7. I just got this, is it any good?

    Saltwater Aquarium Equipment
    48" 260 watt Power Compac lighting (4-65 watt) 21" Straight Pin bulbs, 2 of them are blue lights.. the frame also has led lunar lights Is this any good? also what type of things can grow in my tank with this? Please let me know! Thank You
  8. New Double T5's, worth it?

    Freshwater Aquarium Equipment
    Ive got a 150L/40G tank. that is 30" across. and my current lighting system is some aqua one with double T8's in it. flourecent/white lighitng. and to be honest i dont think its working that well. because the top of my plants look really good. and slowly comming down to the bottom looks like...
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