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Old 10/13/2017, 08:07 AM   #1
my5girls
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Confused on lighting for 125...SBReef lights..

I am looking at the SB Reef lights. I have a 72x18x18 125 gallon tank. Will eventually do soft corals. The biggest light is 32 inches long. I was looking to do the timer option. What size lights (length) and how many do I need. I do not want to hang from the ceiling, will be using the mounting legs.


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Old 10/13/2017, 03:52 PM   #2
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They have 30" and 32" either will work and you need two of them.

I had a 6' tank with two 32" leds like the SB Reef fixtures and I grew sps corals as well as when I had 800 watts of MH.


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