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T5 for 200 gallon.

Discussion in 'Lighting' started by vincel892, Jan 5, 2016.

  1. vincel892

    vincel892 Junior Poster

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    wow. That is quite a lot. I think Im looking for 50-60 at sub (as suggested by someone else for easier maintenance) Can always hang them higher.
     
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    UDGags burr740 Was also curious, if I ran a 4' and 2', would the difference in the length of the T5HO tube used change the PAR? i.e. would the 24 watt tube be less intense than the 54w ?
     
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    A slight difference (maybe 5-10 PAR) but nothing to worry about. It will be in the noise.
     
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    Ive never ran any 24"
     
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