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    Has anyone gotten a retro for their current hood lights to upgrade them?

    Most of these retro kits I see are darned near as costly as just buying a whole new light.

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    ive got some retro 48" 40w Fluorescents, only reason i used them is because i got the ballast for $5 when a superpet closed down

    otherwise yeah, there like $10-$20 cheaper than complete fixtures themselves

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    I agree Lady Hobbs. I have looked at tons and tons of retro lights and compared to allready built lights it does not seem worth it... I am going to head to home depot or lowes or Jerry's(the local one lol) and see if they have ballast and fittings and such. Maybe make my own
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    These coralifes should have little holes drilled in them so a person could just mount the whole fixture. But I have seen the retro's somewhere that can be installed in your own fixture.

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