compact's and octo's?

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  1. dreadhead

    dreadhead Haliphron Atlanticus Supporter

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    just wondering if a 65w compact is too much for an octo?iit has 2daylight and 2 atinic bulbs
     
  2. Animal Mother

    Animal Mother Architeuthis Supporter

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    Probably a bit much. Are there seperate switches for just daylight or just actinic?
     
  3. dreadhead

    dreadhead Haliphron Atlanticus Supporter

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    yes.i have them on timers.
     
  4. dreadhead

    dreadhead Haliphron Atlanticus Supporter

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    I also have a strip light with two 40w bulbs.that might be better.
     
  5. shipposhack

    shipposhack Haliphron Atlanticus Registered

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    Strip light would be better but if you go with the CFs switch out the actinic to a daytime.
     
  6. dreadhead

    dreadhead Haliphron Atlanticus Supporter

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    thanks again shippo,I'll put the strip light on tonight after the lights go out.
     

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