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Re: Color temperature vs. Lumen Output

> Date: Mon, 21 Apr 1997 15:22:34 -0500
> From: Jamie Howton <jhowton at starnetinc_com>
> My question is this--would it be better to go with 200W total of 5200K
> light or 350W total of 4000K light?

Bummer that you can't use 175w 5500K. 

If you hood is near the water, I would go with the 5200K for
appearance.  If the hood is suspended above the tank, I would go with
the 4000K for more intensity.