The Coralife 30" Aqualight T5 Standard Fluorescent light fixture for freshwater aquariums, is a sleek and streamlined fixture designed to enhance and complement your live plants and fish. Its compact and slim-profile style is suitable for applications where space is limited. The fixture is equipped with a modern, designer-black aluminum housing and a highly-polished reflector for optimal lighting. It also includes a protective acrylic lens cover which allows easy access to the lamps.
Other features include: on/off switch and built-in ballast; adjustable width tank mounts; comes with one 18 watt Colormax lamp and one 18 watt 6700K lamp; ideal for freshwater and planted aquariums.
The Colormax Full-spectrum T-5 fluorescent lamp has color-enhancing phosphors that provide full-spectrum light from 350 to 750 nanometers. It offers high-intensity output that enhances the natural beauty of freshwater fish and plants.
The 6700k Plant Lamp T-5 fluorescent lamp provides aquatic plants with the light energy necessary to stimulate lush growth. The lamp has a full-spectrum, high-intensity output that replicates sunlight with essential light requirements to promote photosynthesis.
Got this lamp to replace a different model on a 20L. It's the perfect size, it's small and light, puts out a great ratio of light to promote plant growth without overrunning the tank with algae. I'm pleased.
Great lamp for planted aquarium 12/16/2013
I have the lamp for a month and my plants love it. Paid $38.52 + S&H, could not find best price anywhere!