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  1. Paulus

    120p Chihiros Selection; 1x120cm vs 2x60cm vs 1x90cm

    Did you got the light and if so, how is it? :)
  2. Paulus

    Friendly warning about Chihiros A Series updates.

    Thats pretty ugly light for a tank :S
  3. Paulus

    120p Chihiros Selection; 1x120cm vs 2x60cm vs 1x90cm

    Nice. Which filter(s) will you use on the tank?
  4. Paulus

    120p Chihiros Selection; 1x120cm vs 2x60cm vs 1x90cm

    * by the way is there an option to make these videos smaller in the forum? :P
  5. Paulus

    120p Chihiros Selection; 1x120cm vs 2x60cm vs 1x90cm

    Here still thinking to get a twinstar. In the search for information i found these 2 videos (first one to see the difference between the II and III versions) And another comparison:
  6. Paulus

    120p Chihiros Selection; 1x120cm vs 2x60cm vs 1x90cm

    Green aqua will release a new lighting video shortly. They mentioned it a couple video's ago if i am correct. But same here. Planning to get a 120cm tank and also still looking for a light :P
  7. Paulus

    TC420/421

    Short update: I received the first part of the LED strips (forgot 2 cables to connect them to the controller (woops :P) Because 1 T5 bulb broke down and 1 needs a change very soon (black ends) it was time to switch from T5 to LED. The pros of my current lighting hardware was the simple...
  8. Paulus

    TC420/421

    I think its working now :) Still need to wait for the LEDS to see how it looks :P Any modes you are using or can share? :)
  9. Paulus

    TC420/421

    Bought the TC420 yesterday. 2 of my 4 T5 lights where broken so i thought, its time to build in some LED :) Ordered 1 white and 1 RGB led strip and can't wait to play with this new setup and build the LED into my current lighting system. Found some modes here so i can test it (once the LED...
  10. Paulus

    Which Lights Have the Best Looking Glow

    I always use the Philips TL lights. My old setup was 2x T% Philips 865 daylight + 1 HQI 150W. But i switched back to 4x TL instead of the hot HQI :P Now using: (back) - 1x T5 39W 840 philips - 1x T5 39W 865 philips - 1x T5 39W 830 philips - 1x T5 39W 865 philips (front) This gives me great...
  11. Paulus

    Best lighting schedule?

    Hi, Thx for the replies :) I will try to turn down to light to 6 or 8 hrs and only the hqi during midday for 1 or 2 hours :) In my first scape the light period was huge. no algae and great plants.
  12. Paulus

    Best lighting schedule?

    Hi, Been a while since my last posts. :) But always kept reading other posts. Now i have a question about my lighting above a 100x50x50 cm plantend tank (nature scape again) I use the following system: 2x T5 39W + 1x HQI 150W I am dosing ferts with the EL method. But still the plants aren't...
  13. Paulus

    150W HQI ???K

    Oke, i found some nice HQI bulbs on amazon 8000k and 10000k. :)
  14. Paulus

    150W HQI ???K

    Hi, I am using a 150W HQI above my planted tank for a couple of years now. Works great but i want to replace the lightbulb. Before i ordered them in germany from a webshop but this one is gone. And i can't remember what K value i am using (text on the bulb is also gone). What is the best K...
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