Lighting in Planted Aquariums.

Post your quires regarding lighting needs in planted aquariums.
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Re: Lighting in Planted Aquariums.

Unread postby aawnaik » Sun Feb 24, 2013 8:43 pm

Thanks a lot!


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Re: Lighting in Planted Aquariums.

Unread postby mats » Mon Feb 25, 2013 4:18 pm

Hi juanico
Pls let me also know when u find the source for the t5 ho.
Will save me valuable time hunting
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Re: Lighting in Planted Aquariums.

Unread postby Neeraj » Mon Feb 25, 2013 4:27 pm

Kuldip ji,

T5 HO is avlb in Kotla asl them fro 54 watt T5

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Re: Lighting in Planted Aquariums.

Unread postby VishaalDalal » Mon Feb 25, 2013 10:08 pm

mats wrote:Hi juanico
Pls let me also know when u find the source for the t5 ho.
Will save me valuable time hunting
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I believe Tanvinder is selling some.

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Re: Lighting in Planted Aquariums.

Unread postby Keluthi » Thu Mar 28, 2013 7:01 am

Tank: 42x21x21 lbh.
If I want to have a High Light:
42x21x17 = 14994.
I want to use commercially avaiilable lights, not specially made for aquariums. For the time being I have a 'Bajaj 14W T5 2ft'.
Plz help me what brand, how many bulbs should I get? Can I use LEDs along with the T5s?
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Re: Lighting in Planted Aquariums.

Unread postby aawnaik » Sun Apr 28, 2013 5:14 pm

There is advt. on ebay stating 100W LED Lights (20000K) with fans etc. for just Rs. 3850/-. Is it worth buyin. This is a Bangalore based agency.
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Re: Lighting in Planted Aquariums.

Unread postby saikumar » Sun Apr 28, 2013 7:37 pm

Hi Amit, is it built fir aquarium purpose?

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Re: Lighting in Planted Aquariums.

Unread postby sushant » Sun Apr 28, 2013 7:51 pm

aawnaik wrote:There is advt. on ebay stating 100W LED Lights (20000K) with fans etc. for just Rs. 3850/-. Is it worth buyin. This is a Bangalore based agency.


20k won't work on planted tank

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Re: Lighting in Planted Aquariums.

Unread postby SCORPIO » Sun Apr 28, 2013 8:03 pm

sushant wrote:
aawnaik wrote:There is advt. on ebay stating 100W LED Lights (20000K) with fans etc. for just Rs. 3850/-. Is it worth buyin. This is a Bangalore based agency.


20k won't work on planted tank


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Best color temperature for planted tanks is in range from 57K to 65 K.
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Re: Lighting in Planted Aquariums.

Unread postby sam » Mon Apr 29, 2013 12:58 am

tank is 3feet x 1.5h x 1 foot width
what kind of lighting would be suitable??
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