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Discussion about Controllers, Pumps, Lights, Heaters, Skimmers, and other reefkeeping equipment.

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  1. Sticky Thread Evilc66's Ultimate LED Guide

    So I have been asked to do this a few (hundred? )times now, so I figured I would get it out of the way. Hopefully this will provide some education to...
    Started by evilc66, 01-08-2010 04:47 PM


    Lighting/ LED
  1. LED's & Par?

    Can someone explain to me how a par reading of 250 from LED's could burn corals but a Par reading of 400 from T5's won't?
    Started by MizTanks, 10-21-2014 11:45 AM
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    Lighting/ LED
  2. LED??

    I use 2x Blue @460nm for my Lunars. 3hrs from 5pm till 8pm. What if any effect will these have on my corals? I have an 8hr schedule with Whites...
    Started by MizTanks, 06-30-2014 06:27 PM


    Lighting/ LED
  3. Want to Borrow?

    I am looking for a Digital Aquatics SID V2. I would like to update the firmware to current before I try and sell my old controller. My SID is V1...
    Started by Poseidon, 10-12-2014 01:28 PM


  4. Current USA Orbit Marine Aquarium LED Light,

    has anyone used these lights? if so what size tank and how did they work out? Thanks for any info.
    Started by sparky_gm, 08-03-2014 10:36 PM


    Lighting/ LED
  5. I really need some help in the GPH department please!

    Hello everyone, I need some advice about this build. I thought I was finished and things were going well, but now I'm thinking I missed something...
    Started by Myers13, 08-01-2014 01:30 AM
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    Flow & Plumbing
  6. How much white versus blue light? Algae Problems...

    Tell me if my LED's are on to long? To much white? To much blue? Here is the schedule I've been using. Another reefer suggested my whites are on for...
    Started by MizTanks, 08-04-2014 06:33 PM


    Lighting/ LED
  7. Skimmer Delay

    I'm going to be out of town for about a month and I have someone to take care of the tank while I'm gone. My concern is my skimmer. If we lose...
    Started by ShockSniper, 07-17-2014 09:11 AM


    Protein Skimmer
  8. Mean Well ELN -60-48D driver questions? ?

    I purchased a Rapid Led solderless coralife biocube dimmable retrofit kit. I got it with 2 of the Mean Well ELN-60-48D drivers and the 3 color...
    Started by eveningstar15, 06-15-2014 11:44 AM
    2 Pages
    1 2


    Lighting/ LED
  9. Who's happy with their LED fixtures? I'm not.

    Two out of three of the cheap chinese LED fixtures I bought not long ago have burned out (go figure). The blues still work, but the whites are...
    Started by Tom Toro, 12-19-2013 06:37 PM
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    Lighting/ LED
  10. Red sea 250 upgrades?

    Anybody have any suggestions other than the LED's? I just upgraded the light to steves LED'S so now I'm looking for more ideas. I know I want to...
    Started by ajdiver, 06-12-2014 03:45 PM


    General Discussion
  11. Rapid led color combination? ?

    I am thinking about getting the solderless coralife biocube 29 dimmable retrofit kit from rapid leds. I don't think I just want to go with the 12...
    Started by eveningstar15, 06-09-2014 09:19 AM


    Lighting/ LED
  12. Apex controller and accessories

    Hey everyone , I've just been looking at controllers and while for the most part they seem straight forward but the apex has a few extras ,I dont...
    Started by BEETLE60, 06-07-2014 01:21 AM



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