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  1. Vito

    Could someone tell me how height to hang my light unit? Please

    Hello, I am looking to purchase a tank from Natural Aquario and I am getting the lights and stand from them too, I would have liked to buy an ADA Grand Solar I but at £995 its a complete rip off. I was hoping that NA did an equivalent as their design (from what I see in recent pictures) is as...
  2. Vito

    I want to upgrade my Rio 125 from T8's to T5's, Heat Risk?

    Hey guys, my tank is really looking lame and as much as I want a nice Luminaire I just dont think it will look right on my tank as its not rimless, I do like the concealed light in the hood/top section of the juwel tanks, so I was thinking to buy either an Arcadia I bar thing, or some twin T5...
  3. Vito

    Advice on upgrading Juwel Rio 125 lighting...

    ok guys well unfortunately the arcadia luminare I orderd from charterhouse aquatics fell through and that model is discontinued now. In an ideal wold I wanted lighting to span the entire length of the tank so the growth on the sides would be as good as the center but the prices for the...
  4. Vito

    Just orderd Arcadia Luminaire32"4xt5 for£129new ingonre now

    Hey everyone, I currently am using the original T8 light bar plus two additional T8's on a controller which fits all nicely into the hood, the center of the tank's growth is fine but the side are very poor, I have good circulation and plenty of CO2 but the HC only flourishes in the center and...
  5. Vito

    T8 Blublbs, When and what to chage them for...

    Hey everyone, I have had a unanswered question in the back of my mind no about light bulbs, I have been running the same bulbs for about a year and they don't seem to end, I am using 3 x Arcadia freshwater & 1 x Zoo Media Ultra sun, what the normal life expectancy of them and do I need to...
  6. Vito

    Hey all, can some one help me with lighting on my Rio 125...

    I have a rio 125 with the T8 Juwel I-Bar and I want to achieve the 2WPG+. I want the lighting to be concealed under the flaps, I've seen some people buy the the ballasts with a control attached to it, so effectively I would probably go for a twin ballast but I've come across a few brands and...
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