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Thread: Lighting

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    0 Not allowed!
    I'm going to get a Bearded dragon, and I know for my cage it will be 6' x 2.5' x 2'. The thing is, I'm not sure what combination of lights i should get. I am for sure getting one deep dome fixture with a mercury vapor light, because it has UV and heat, but the cage is pretty big, so I'm not sure whether I just need another UV striplight, or another mercury vapor for more heat. I'm also wondering if I need a ceramic heater for the night. It gets down to 68 or so in our house at night. Maybe, I should get this (the one shown in the picture, with a place for a compact striplight, a ceramic heater, and an incandecant light): http://www.bigappleherp.com/Stylish-...2&category=22#, plus another striplight (which I have- an extra aquarium fixture. I just need to get a bulb). What's your opinion on lighting?
    Last edited by shockshockshad; 04-15-2009 at 12:00 AM.
    !~*Shockshockshad*~!
    30 gallon
    Heavily Planted SE Asian biotope
    -2 SAE's, 13 threadfin rainbows, 6 White Cloud Mtn. Minnows and a dwarf gourami

    12 gallon
    2 bamboo shrimp, couple cherry shrimp, 10 neons, 6 CPD's and 8 spotted rasboras

    75 gallon
    South American tank
    -1 Firemouth , 1 blue acara

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    Just a little bump!
    !~*Shockshockshad*~!
    30 gallon
    Heavily Planted SE Asian biotope
    -2 SAE's, 13 threadfin rainbows, 6 White Cloud Mtn. Minnows and a dwarf gourami

    12 gallon
    2 bamboo shrimp, couple cherry shrimp, 10 neons, 6 CPD's and 8 spotted rasboras

    75 gallon
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    -1 Firemouth , 1 blue acara

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    Sorry I can't help, but heres another bump =D
    My Current Aquariums

    20 gallon, Two blue gouramis, One Danios, Two albino coreys and five red guarres.
    75 gallon mbuna tank, Four yellow labs, Four rusty cichlids, One red zebras, pair of Eureka peacocks
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    I know it's been a long(ish) time and no one seems to know, but just one last bump!
    !~*Shockshockshad*~!
    30 gallon
    Heavily Planted SE Asian biotope
    -2 SAE's, 13 threadfin rainbows, 6 White Cloud Mtn. Minnows and a dwarf gourami

    12 gallon
    2 bamboo shrimp, couple cherry shrimp, 10 neons, 6 CPD's and 8 spotted rasboras

    75 gallon
    South American tank
    -1 Firemouth , 1 blue acara

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