33 Gallon Led update

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  1. pgibson

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    Hi all :yeahdude:
    I have added some leds that I retro fitted in to my sun pod fixture.

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  3. pgibson

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    Absolutely stunning!
     
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    Looking very nice like the colors!!!
     
  6. Francois

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    Really nice setup you have there....Where did you get the LED'S from local or Chicago?
     
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    Hectic colours!
     
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  8. finrott

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    what watt and type are they?
     
  9. finrott

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    Here is my retro fit 5 x 10w blue led set.. just built and ready to install over my 3ft. (just as a supplementation... sorry cant put them on at the moment im in the office.
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    more details please!
     
  11. finrott

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    I will post more pics later this afternoon when i install them. These are 10watt cree LED's.. Big issue that ive had with the 10w is the heat factor. i will be installing two small pc fans over the top of the aluminium frame.This has been tested and works really well. Cant wait to see the results...
     
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    Awesome,

    Give us more info, purchase places, specs, diagrams etc.
     
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    Taggin along
     
  14. finrott

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    heres a pic of it working shit think im hijacking this thread...ill make another one for more details:[​IMG]
     
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  16. finrott

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    Heres with all the lights on: [​IMG]
     
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    Please do start another thread with detail :) where when how much!!!!
     
  18. pgibson

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    Ok Im living in Chicago. I got my Led kit from Rapid led and my heat sink from heat sink usa.



    • 24 Cree XP-E/XP-G Lenses 60






    5.886" Wide x 9" Long Heatsink
    Quality extruded aluminum heatsink
    Width: 5.886"
    Fin Height: 1"
    Base Height: .270"
    Weight: approximately .25 lbs per inch

    And the cost was with shipping $350
     
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    It look awesome.:thumbup:
     
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