VIPAR SPECTRA 165W LED on my 29 gal Nano

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Can you recommend Blue's and White's settings on this made in China Viper Spectra 165W LED on my 29 gal nano. I have the light at about 16" above water surface. I have Zoa's, SPS's, and a Monty and a BT Nem. Clowns and a Blenny. This is a VERY bright light. I currently have the actinic's at 30% and Whites at 5%. Any comments, suggestions, recommendations are much appreciated. As I don't have a PAR reader I don't know what settings are ideal, too high or too low.
 
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What are the dimensions of this tank? I have done par readings on several tanks with these lights and usually settle in at 80-100 blue, 10 white for every light per 24 inch mounted 12-15 inches off water.
The tank is a 28 gal Nano: 20.5LX18WX17D.
 

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This is 75/25 on a 20L for reference.
 

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What are the dimensions of this tank? I have done par readings on several tanks with these lights and usually settle in at 80-100 blue, 10 white for every light per 24 inch mounted 12-15 inches off water.
Seems very high for these lights for only a 28 gal tank.
 
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I don't know what settings are ideal, too high or too low.
Keep an eye on your corals, you started OK but id start lower. Its better to star. t with less then too much. I run those same timers on ocean revives and on a 210g , I run 10% B and 1% white..... I cooked them even on the bottom 30" deep at 60%... Your corals will tell you if they are happy or not
 

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For a 28 gal nano, 75/25 seems very high. I've tried these settings and there is an algae bloom explosion in hours. What do you mean 20L?
20 gallon long, if you look at my picture I have par readings written on the glass for reference.
 
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