some advice on razor leds

Discussion in 'Lighting' started by kalkwasser, 31 Jul 2014.

  1. kalkwasser

    kalkwasser

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    Hi Guys,

    I am wanting to know if two 600mm 16000k razor led unit would be good enough for a 1800 x 700 x 700 with SPS and LPs corals?

    thanks guys
     
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    dallasg Moderator MASA Contributor

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    my guess is no, 600mm unit at best will cover 700 x 700 at 24" deep, with 2 units over 1800mm you will have some shading, but what model? then you can look at their site and get the footprint and PAR map readings
     
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    kalkwasser Thread Starter

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    its the R420r, the actual water depth is 630.
     
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    You might have slight shading with the 160watt. However you can place high light corals under the lights directly. Or if you haven't scaped as yet, one option is to do a sort of two island scaping under the lights.

    You MIGHT be better off with 3 of the 120watt units IMO
     
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    I went for the 120w 16000k x 3 and all I can say is wow wow wow, loving them and its only day one..... :thumbup: thanks guys!!!
     
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