LED unit on FOWLR

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  1. 4age

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    Hi guys

    Im contemplating getting a second hand 3watt Cree Led unit for my tank..its 1,5m long...i know i dont really need strong light but would love to get that sunlight effect that LEDs give..how bright will this unit be on a 2m tank that 65cm high..is it strong enough for sps?
     
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    Is this a DIY unit?
    what lenses does is have?
    How many LED's are there?
    How much Height is there above the tank?
     
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    It is not a DIY unit, but one which is sold by one of our sponsors. It will probably rest on top of tank.not sure what lenses come with unit or how many leds on it..mayb @Andre@ReefAquatics can advise
     
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    We are having a 1500 going on auction soon at a shocking opening bid. It's a used unit.
     
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    56 3w, Cree XPG and XPE LEDs with 80deg lenses, we only use them and cultivate corals underneath them.
     
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