900 mm tank sps lighting

Discussion in 'Nano Tank advice' started by mrbloew, 22 Apr 2013.

  1. mrbloew


    29 Mar 2011
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    cape town
    I have a 9000 mm tank (standard) I am currently running 4 T5 lights on it.

    Is there value in adding and additional 2 lights now to assist with the sps growth.

    I'm planning on upgrading to LED lights in the next 4 months but would like to still get the most out of the current setup.
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  3. irie ivan

    irie ivan MASA Contributor

    6 May 2007
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    As standards can be a matter of opinion, please list the exact dimensions of the tank.

    If you are referring to a standard 90mm long tank as I know it:
    Your best bet would be to rather invest in some good quality globes (ATI / Giesemann) and individual reflectors (specular aliminium gull wings), which should give you more than enough light to grow and colour sps.
    Adding another two globes on a standard 900mm tank will be a waste of electricity and light.....
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