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post #1 of 4 (permalink) Old 06-18-2015, 08:54 PM Thread Starter
 
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Help with lightning

Hello,

I am currently buying the gear needed for my first saltwaterautolinker.com autolinking image aquarium
Alot of it has been pretty straight forward as I have had alot of help from friends and reading material.

I am going to be starting a FOWLR tank for maybe the first 6 months to a year as I feel it will benefit me from getting the experience before introducing corals.

I understand I can just go for basic T5 lights or pretty much alot of lights that are on the market for a FOWLR. But in the future I am going to want to keep corals so am looking to buy the correct suitable lightning now so I do not have to purchase another set of lights.

My budget is 250 absolute maximum.

Tank size is 40" x 18" x 24" (L x D x H), custom built if you was wondering about the strange dimensions.

I have found some lights for 240 and was wondering what your guys opinions were on them...

Here they are:

I am not able to post links as I only have 1 post :( so type this into ebay.co.uk
LT SL-A008-90 Professional LED Marine Aquarium Light Unit Reef Fish Tank 3ft 4ft


I would be grateful if you could give me a few options of different lights (but I typically only want LEDs) that will suit my aquarium.

Thanks in advance
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I think it is a little Heavy,I have a light ,it is better than yous.
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If you have not bought yet, consider just waiting. Spend your money on fish.


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Water Parameter: Alk-8:PH-8.2:Cal420:Phosphate.05:Temp77:Nitrates-20:Mag1250:SG1.025
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