Results 1 to 2 of 2

Thread: Lighting Question

  1. #1
    Hopkins's Avatar
    Look at me! I'm new here.
    Status : Hopkins is offline
    Join Date : May 2019
    Posts : 5
    Thanks : 0
    Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts

    Lighting Question

    Hello

    I'm new here, not sure if this post belongs here or in the coral section.

    I am thinking about moving my 20L reef into a 55 gallon, and I am not quite sure about lighting. Would a 48" T5 two bulb fixture with an ATI Blue Plus and Coral Plus bulb be good enough for mostly softy and a few LPS?

  2. #2
    nightster's Avatar
    HFB Donor
    I am as close to Dagon as you can get.
    Status : nightster is offline
    Join Date : Nov 2010
    Location : Rosenberg, TX
    Posts : 2,650
    Thanks : 238
    Thanked 189 Times in 149 Posts
    I'm sure if you kept the LPS in the upper 50%-75% of the tank it may work. I'd keep an eye out for a 4 bulb fixture or even another 2 bulb to add to the tank. If your fixture has individual reflectors for each bulb that'll help.
    5g Low-Tech Planted Betta Tank
    10g High-Tech Planted
    40g mixed reef
    125g headache (future mixed reef)

Similar Threads

  1. lighting question
    By BIG FISH in forum Plants and Planted Fish Tanks
    Replies: 19
    Last Post: 03-31-2015, 05:54 PM
  2. Lighting question
    By Freddy54 in forum Chemistry and Aquarium Equipment
    Replies: 7
    Last Post: 04-27-2013, 10:47 AM
  3. Lighting question
    By Camarowithbass in forum The Fish Basics
    Replies: 6
    Last Post: 06-13-2011, 09:46 AM
  4. Yet another lighting question...?
    By insomniaclush in forum Chemistry and Aquarium Equipment
    Replies: 21
    Last Post: 10-09-2008, 01:48 PM
  5. Lighting question
    By edmlfc in forum Chemistry and Aquarium Equipment
    Replies: 10
    Last Post: 06-04-2008, 09:10 AM

Bookmarks

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •