PAR Meter

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  1. H2OHOH

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    i have seen posts on renting par meters in the past. Seems that SWE was the go to place. Are there other places to get these?

    If someone has one, would be happy to borrow, rent, buy lunch, for a few readings. I live in Blaine. Any help or ideas is appreciated

    Happy Reefing
     
  2. Nickz

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    Mine is currently loaned out but I'll check with you to see if still needed when it comes back.
     
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    That would be great, thanks
     
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    New Wave Aquaria has one for rent
     
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    Old School tip. You can always move your corals around within your tank. If the coral looks fried, then move the coral down as it’s getting too much light.

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    Reefking
     
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    I've been tempted to buy one to evaluate my lighting too. I'm in Ham Lake. How soon do you need to measure?
     
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    Once you get your readings you'll likely not use very often if ever.

    Also, double check the model and settings when using. Mine was not specifically calibrated to water so I had to adjust by adding 8%, some add more.
     

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