In the constant quest for more wattage in the same space, many saltwater aquarium hobbyists choose to upgrade their existing fluorescent lighting by using a retrofit kit to convert the light hood or canopy over to hold either PC (Power Compact) or MH (Metal Halide) bulbs, rather than buying a complete new setup. Did you know there are even lighting retrofit kits made to upgrade the small Aquarium Systems brand Eclipse tanks?
Upgrade your old reef tank lighting with these cost effective Power Compact fixtures. Coralife AquaLight Retrofit kits are available in 24" to 72" lengths. These PC's can provide plenty of light to grow the most demanding SPS and LPS corals. These fixtures include a remote electronic ballast, moisture resistant end caps, highly polished reflector, two on/off switches and two power cords. No wiring is necessary and installation hardware is included.
The polished aluminum reflector provides separate lighting control for two 175-watt metal halide bulbs and for two 48" 40-watt actinic fluorescent lamps. The unit measures 48" L x 10" W x 4" H, and it includes two remote ballasts with long 15' heavy-duty lamps cords, as well as JBJ waterproof end caps. Bulbs and cooling fans are sold separately.
Easily give your aquarium a new level of brilliant brightness with a T-5 HO Retrofit Kit. Ideal for saltwater and reef systems with high light intensity needs. Includes waterproof end caps, dual SlimPaq T-5 HO lightbulbs, professionally housed, external, electronic ballast, German parabolic reflectors, and necessary mounting hardware. Available with either one 10000°K and one 460 nm T-5 or with two 460 nm T-5 bulbs. Available in 24", 36" and 48" sizes.
Made by Current USA, these Power Compact retrofit kits pack a lot of light power into a small area. Great for mini/micro reef tanks. Simple installation in a manufactured of DIY fixture. end cap safely locks out moisture while securely strapping the lamp to the fixture. SunPaq Retrofit kits are also engineered to give you maximum flexibility, longer life, no-sweat installation and a massive power boost.