My new MH reflectors

Discussion in 'Lighting' started by Mekaeel, 5 Aug 2007.

  1. Mekaeel

    Mekaeel Moderator MASA Contributor

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    howzit guys.thought i'll share this pic with yourll.stainless steel reflectors for 3 more MH's i wanna add.

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    Where did you get these from?
     
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    What lights are they for ??
     
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    Mekaeel Thread Starter Moderator MASA Contributor

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    my dad works for nampak,so he got one of the guys to make it up,for mt MH's.awsome stuff
     
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    gonna try and modify it to fit in MH bulbs
     
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    150w or 250w, I think they will work nice if you can mod them
     
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    intersting glad to see someone still trying to pioneer a ahilide reflector despite all the setbacks.... keep going i may try follow....
     
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    Mekaeel Thread Starter Moderator MASA Contributor

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    yeah defniatley will handle both.just plotting and planning which route to go
     
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    i gave up hope finding decent reflectors,so thought this will be my best bet lol
     
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    can you guys see any potential in this reflector?
     
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    well its better than what weve currently got to choose from...

    so yes
     
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    awrite.so now to get down to work with it and make up the fittings for it
     
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    will this reflector require a UV shield?
     
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    Guy's I do not know anything about MH reflectors but surly there is a company that make's these the way you want?
     
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    im sure the metal works companys will make it up for you
     
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    It is not the reflector that dictates if you need a UV shield or not. It is the lamp. Most single ended lamps do not need. Most DE lamps do need.
     
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    I should think so,
     
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    on one of the other threads someone mentioned a DE is fine without a UV.its more like acclimitising your corals again
     
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    Don't take the chance, Single ended have a special glass that reduces UV dramatically.

    With double ended you produce 100% uv so then you need coverglass.

    Your call, your cowboy............ oh I mean coral !
     
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    Yea..........

    I've just become a member................ Junior No More........ :svengo:
     
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