Thread: Metal halide range?
05-30-2012, 11:18 PM #1
Metal halide range?
Hey guys I put my metal halide fixture on my other 55g tank however the fixture is 7-8" above the water. They are two 150w mh would they be strong enough to reach the bottom of the tank for my polyps ?10G Algae tank-The Nano was moved to the 55G
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05-31-2012, 08:40 PM #2
0Originally Posted by Hpimichael02
Keep an eye on the polyps... if they don't seem as good in the next week move them and see what happens.
All my opinion :-)
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06-01-2012, 05:36 AM #3
150 watts will be plenty for all softies and lps on the bottom, but it might not be enough for most sps on the bottom, but sps should do great higher up
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