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  1. Plants
    (Or any color temperature, but 6500K is the most relevant.) I understand the concept of color temperature ratings: the color of the light produced by a light source --- whether or not it emits thermal radiation --- is rated based on its resemblance to the temperature of a theoretical black body...
  2. Parts & Construction
    Hi Guys, already posted this, got only one (albeit serious) reply. Just want to make sure I do the right thing here! For all you lighting mavens, here's the dilly yo: 30 gal tank is 36 " long: -- 1 36" double flo strip across the FRONT (1 30w T8 Exoterra 6700K, 1 25w T8 Zoomed 5500K) In the...
  3. Parts & Construction
    Q for all you serious dendrobatophiles--this question is only about lights and heat. Does anyone use power compacts--the fixtures with pins on only one end--on dart frog terraria? If so, can it be done WITHOUT suspending the fixture over the tank, just letting it sit on the top? (Yes, I have...
  4. Parts & Construction
    No, not a dumb movie based on a dumber video game.... Q for all you fellow horticulturists: I am quite UNABLE to suspend any lights over my tanks; the fixture has to rest on the tank (too many cats...) Would you go with a 24" "Reptile UV Aqualight" which uses 1 24" European-style power...
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