Fish Forums banner

lighting

  1. Aquatic Plants
    Hi fish community, I recently picked up a used 40g breeder In decent shape. Did a raw fish/fishless cycle and after about 40 days the ammon, Nitrite, nitrate were all perfect so i stocked it with 5 zebra ds, 6 asst platies, 6 albino corys, and 1 juv. Veil angelfish. I've been keeping fish...
  2. Equipment & Technologies
    I want to remove my 216w T5HO fixture and replace it with a 48" Aqueon Modular Led fixture that I plan on adding two additional led strips to (another Day White in addition to the 1 that it will come with & 1 ColorMax which I'll probably position in the middle of the unit). I don't have a par...
  3. Aquatic Plants
    Hey I just got an account bc I am switching from saltwater to freshwater. I have HO t5's with a 10,000k and an Actinic tube. Does anyone know if those tubes work well with plants or should I invest in 6,000k and Pink Roseate tubes or something else..? Thanks
  4. Equipment & Technologies
    hi i wanted to get real plants but i didnt know the watts per gallon. i have a 10 gallon aquarium with 39 LED lights. i dont know how to do the math for that..... so if someone could help me that would be great thanks :)
  5. Technology & Equipment
    I'm wanting to get a 65 gallon tank and was curious about lighting it. I was rather startled by the high prices of aquarium light hoods. Then, when looking at florescent lights on google products, I stumbled across these fluorescent flood lights...
  6. General Freshwater
    I'm wanting to get a 65 gallon tank and was curious about lighting it. I was rather startled by the high prices of aquarium light hoods. Then, when looking at florescent lights on google products, I stumbled across these fluorescent flood lights...
  7. Reef
    I've finally decided that the majority of the corals I would put in my soon to be tank would be mushrooms or corals with similar lighting requirements. I know that halides are the best for growth, but I don't want the heat. Would these corals survive and look good under vho and pc lighting? I...
  8. Beginner Freshwater
    I have a 60-gallon aquarium (4' x 1' x 2') and I would love to see it beautifully planted. I have plants in it already [Amazon Swords, Kyoto Grass, Anubis, Vals] but they aren't growing very well. I invested in some Leaf Zone liquid aquarium plant fertilizer but I want to know about lighting...
Top