[wtd] light unit upgrade

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  1. craig redfern

    craig redfern

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    Hi guys i am wanting to upgrade my existing light unit on my 1.8m mixed reef tank currently i have 6x T5 54w and was wondering if anyone out there has something better they are wanting to sell?
     
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    What kind of lights are you looking for? Metal halide, t5 or led?
     
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    LED would be cool but a bit pricy, i am willing to look at anything if the price is right
     
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    Don't forget to look at running costs as well as bulb replacement costs on a Mh unit before you think the led units are expensive. Even t5s are expensive when you replace them.
     
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    @craig redfern Morning Craig, why you feel you need to upgrade your lights?

    Answering this may give the people wanting to offer you advice / units a better understanding of your end goal.

    Cheers
     
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    hello Nemeziz i recently purchased a Seneye reef and one of the functions of the unit is checking the light in the tank, unfortunatly it's showing that i do not have enough hence me seeing what is out there. i am also doing a few adjustments to my existing light unit to see if that make a difference.
     
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