prism light idea

Discussion in 'General Discussions and Advice' started by Fredo, 22 Dec 2011.

  1. Fredo

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    I was wondering, if u are to put a little glass prism under your MH, so that the light spectrum shines into your water, then u could probably see for yourself the depth all the colours penetrate, plus it could look realy cool, ..........
     
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    would be a nice experiment
     
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    You are probably going to have to use a huuuuge prism. It wont be practical. Also the light will be split giving a rainbow spectrum and im not sure if the same intenisty of light will be maintained. I could be wrong
     
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    try it and take pics :)
     
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    Correct
     
  7. Fredo

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    ***, why im i all of a sudden a guest that cant post posts
     
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