par level

  1. agame2021

    Rose bubble tip anemone lights

    First off who has BTA’s and what are your favorite lights that have helped them thrive for 2+ years(obviously I want longer but some people haven’t been in the hobby for 5+ years…) 2. what should I be looking for in a light? Is Par really everything? Controllability?(honestly would like to set...
  2. Karen00

    Determining PAR based on manufacturer's rating

    Hello fellow saltines, My tank is a small 5g (16"L x 8"D x 11"H). This is my first tank. No corals yet because the tank is only 1 month old but I'm planning to add some down the road. The stock light most likely won't won't because the tank was made for freshwater so I'm thinking of getting the...
  3. cheykaser

    PAR? The importance and understanding it?

    I recently saw a post on PAR and how important it can be "IF" you understand I've been doing a little (very little) search on the subject and that is a Pandoras box ! I currently have a 25 nano and a 55g (currently cycling) both are running radions...I would like to know a...
  4. G

    Upgrading from two to three Radion G5 XR15 Pro fixtures

    Hey guys, Last year I bought two XR15 Pro fixtures and I'm really happy with them. My Acros on the top are starting to shadow themselves and so I ordered another fixture. Tank: RedSea Reefer 425XL (Mixed-reef) Currently running the two fixtures at 90% intensity. (and the fans sometimes do get...
  5. ajtomase

    Vivid Aquariums vs Tidal Gardens par level suggestions

    Hello everyone, I'm trying to plan my first LPS dominant system and I've been doing researching on corals, especially when it comes to par measurements. I saw the these two company give par recommendations for all their corals, but they couldn't be any more different. Has anyone used either of...