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Hi, is there anybody out there who is using the Zetlight 6800 Qmaven ii ( the one without the fans )? I'm considering putting this on my RS 350 mixed reef, predominantly LPS and zoa's. There are a couple of the "easy sticks" such as birds nest and orange emerald forest digi in the tank as well. I'm not a stick fan and generally prefer my LPS corals, so my interest is mainly lighting for the LPS corals.

I can't quite decide between 2 x Redsea LED 90's or the Zetlight 6800 Qmaven ii, the one without the fans.

TIA, any and all advice will be greatly appreciated.
 
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I have one.
Awesome light imo.Should be perfect on your tank.
Thanks Baberbek, how well do the colours pop? I'm not really a fan of these blue, blue tanks that seem to be popular with the LFS these days, I far prefer a more natural look, a bit of colour pop is a bonus of course.
 
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Thanks Baberbek, how well do the colours pop? I'm not really a fan of these blue, blue tanks that seem to be popular with the LFS these days, I far prefer a more natural look, a bit of colour pop is a bonus of course.
Can set it to your desired look.
 
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i have one on my RSR350.
brilliant light. extremely powerful. i had to back mine down massively as it was bleaching my corals
 
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i have one on my RSR350.
brilliant light. extremely powerful. i had to back mine down massively as it was bleaching my corals
Are you able to tweak the light much? I have Zetlight 6600, but they are not wifi and I can't tweak the light too much......although this might actually be a good thing LOL !
How are you finding the coral growth? I see you planned a mixed reef, predominantly sps if I understood you RSR 350 post correctly.
 
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Are you able to tweak the light much? I have Zetlight 6600, but they are not wifi and I can't tweak the light too much......although this might actually be a good thing LOL !
How are you finding the coral growth? I see you planned a mixed reef, predominantly sps if I understood you RSR 350 post correctly.
plenty the app allows you to fully control light spectrum and photo period.
my tank is suffering with a Dino outbreak so i cannot really comment on growth as i have drastically reduced my photo period
 
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Are you able to tweak the light much? I have Zetlight 6600, but they are not wifi and I can't tweak the light too much......although this might actually be a good thing LOL !
How are you finding the coral growth? I see you planned a mixed reef, predominantly sps if I understood you RSR 350 post correctly.
I am running 2 x 6600 but with a A100 wifi controller. Both lights are connected via 3.5mm headphone jack to a 3.5mm splitter and then to A100. Instead of the 0 -32 std settings with the A100 its 0 - 100, time adjustment is easier and all done from android.
 
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Thanks Baberbek, how well do the colours pop? I'm not really a fan of these blue, blue tanks that seem to be popular with the LFS these days, I far prefer a more natural look, a bit of colour pop is a bonus of course.
Sorry,missed that question.

Yes ,colour pops nicely but I must say this light looks far more natural than the 6600 I have.
Easy to use with the app.Plenty of settings.
Did you end up getting one?
 
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Hi Charlie Brown
Below is a very interesting link to watch regarding mounting height and settings as well as PAR levels on your 6800

That light will be perfect for your tank
Regards
Tief
 
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