Par meter for MH

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I'm in the process of purchasing a par meter for my metal halides and OR3 (supplemental) lights. I know many meters are geared toward LED's, so I'm wondering if the par taken would be accurate from a metal halide source. Are meters light specific? Currently looking at the Neptune Apex PMK.
 
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I’m not as much concerned with burning my corals, which can happen more frequent with leds. My concern is knowing if I’m getting enough par or if I need to lower the fixture by a few inches.
 

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