Reefbrite?

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  1. H2OHOH

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    What are people's thoughts/experiences with Reefbrite led strips. I have seen many people with ATI fixtures adding a led strip.

    i have a 6 bulb ATI 36" over my 50 breeder.
     
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    I have a 6 bulb 36" ATI and a 36" XHO Reefbrite over my 45g. What do you want to know?
     
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    How do you like it?

    Is it too much?

    What model?
     
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    Love it. Provides the actinic pop I want and some skimmer. T5s give me coverage and growth.

    I don't think it's too much. I have just SPS.

    The 36" XHO.
     
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    Thank you. Do you think the tech model would suffice, I like the aluminum housing better on that model
     
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    How deep is your tank? Mine is 18", I haven't measured how much additional PAR I get with it.
     
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    I run 2 tech strips along with my halides. Of coarse they do nothing when 2 halides are on, but its nice for after halide hours effect especially for my wife who loves the glow they give to fluorescent acros . Why bother paying for higher for xhos when its just for after hours glow for me ?

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    A good point. Mine supplement my T5s, but if you have strong enough lighting and you just want the fluorescence, get the tech lights.
     
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    got any video's of your tank, thinking of adding one to my 24x6 ATI. want to know how much shimmer it gives
     
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    I'll record one for you once I'm back in town from the holidays. If you want to see it in person you're more than welcome to come by and see it in action. I live in Eden Prairie.
     
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    How high are your lights off the wAter
     
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