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Re: Sholight

>Date: Mon, 18 Jan 1999 12:36:59 -0600
>From: Larry Botkin <botkin at jorsm_com>
>Subject: Sholights
>   I am getting ready to buy one of the new 48" Perfecto Sholights and have
>a question ! There are 3 types of bulbs available for these fixtures;
>5400K, Actinic Blue, and 6700K.    I am going to put this over a 55G
>Freshwater tank and would like to know which bulbs would be best to
>purchase for the fixture ?
>Larry Botkin
>botkin at jorsm_com

I prefer the 6700K bulbs. IMHO, the 5400K bulbs are a little too yellow.
If you look in a Perfecto Sholight advertisement in a recent aquarium magazine,
they show you what the 5400K bulbs look like. I haven't tried the Actinic Blue
bulb because I would think that it would be too blue.

Ron Wozniak  Allentown PA, USA
rjwozniak at lucent_com
AGA member