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    I have two small 5-gallon fish tanks and would like to find some type of small light for them. These are my breeder tanks so I don't need a kicker light but would like enough for java moss and maybe anubius. I found a light on Ebay for $25 (with shipping) but I am not paying that much for a $8 tank!

    What do you with small tanks use for a light?

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    I got a regular hood type thing for my 5g tank. Just like my 10g, but smaller.

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    I use desk lights that you find at home depot, works great.

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    If the tanks don't have hoods, you could get one of those clip on lights, like $5-10 at most.

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    Ive had the same problem in the past. I also ended up just using regular lamps. The kind with the stretchy neck would be best.

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    yep, small power compact desk light with a 6500k bulb

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    They have these 10 watt fluorescent lights in the fish section at Wal-Mart that I used for my 5 gallon tank.

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    Thanks guys. Will check out WallyWorld and find some type of desk light. Clamp on would be great.

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