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Looking for lighting help for a frag tank.


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    Default Looking for lighting help for a frag tank.

    Hello,
    Looking to set up a 24 x24 x 8 (?) frag tank that I picked from from Daddybigs. Any suggestions for lighting? Trying to keep it somewhat inexpensive so I'd imagine that LEDs are going to be out.
    Thanks in advance, John.

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    Do you have a budget? A 2ft 6 bulb t5 would work well or perhaps 2 PAR38 LEDs?

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    What is your goal for this tank? is it connected to filtration as a grow-out? is it just for shows/swaps? Depending on what you want to do, or if you think long term, LEDs may well be the cheapest option if you DIY.

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    Thinking just for grow out.

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