View Full Version : T-5 bulbs for fennix

09/19/2006, 02:51 PM
Its about time to replace the bulbs in my 4 bulb finnex hood and had a couple questions for the new bulbs.

From what i read through customer reviews and online that the finnex bulbs are not very good quality overall.

You do sell UV and sun t-5 bulbs besides finnex

Now my questions are will these bulbs work in the finnex ' 47 fixtures and if they do which bulbs outta the sun and UV seems to be the better bulb atm.

If there not to much difference in quality i might go with the UV since they run a little cheaper.

Plus what would you suggest to pair up the bulbs for a reef tank.


09/19/2006, 03:18 PM
The UV bulbs are very nice. Same spectrum as their VHO's. I'd suggest 2 actinic white, 1 sun, and 1 super actinic for the best color and growth. If you like the sunlight bulbs maybe 2 of their aquablue, 1 aquasun, and 1 true actinic.

09/19/2006, 03:55 PM
So they do work inside the finnex hood fixture then?

and thanks for the reply i probably pick up this friday or saturday during you guys walk in

09/20/2006, 11:24 AM
Yes, either bulb will work in the finnex hoods.