Re: Lighting a 125
>From what I've seen in the Grainger catalog, there are no lisitings for 6
>foot T8 bulbs and electronic ballasts for that size. I would like to get a
>125 gallon tank which is 72 inches long, and prefer to use T8 bulbs over
>T12 because T8's are reputedly more efficient.
>Does any one have any advice on what lighting to use?
Ahhh, another person with a six foot tank... I'm using 4 T8s staggered and
one 175 W MH in the middle for my tank. The easiest way to light the tank
would have been 2 175 W MH + 2 32 T8s, but I didn't have the money for 2
MHs. You could also stagger 8 T8s and get a comparable amount of light.