better t5 Bulbs

Discussion in 'Lighting, Filtration & Other Equipment' started by marine430, Feb 3, 2014.

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    marine430

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    I was wondering what everyone likes best as far as bulbs for a reef tank. TrueLumen T5HO Fluorescent Bulb or ATI T5HO Fluorescent Bulbs? Also If you could give me some good light combos. I have a 4 bulb fixture?
     
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    i use ati and i a coral +, purple +, blue +, and antinic
     
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    ATI all the way.Puts out more PAR then any other T5 bulbs.

    +10 to Emmett for choice of bulbs.
     
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    I use Giesemann Power Chrome T-5 bulbs, a good choice as well. :thumbsup:
     
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    I need to bite the bullet and get new bulbs for my 8 bulb. Im thinking 2x aquablue special, 2x purple plus, 2 x coral plus, 2x actinic. It will be a blue combo but should make corals pop.
     
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