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Marineland Sophisticated 24 Hour Lighting System

Integrated 3-mode light systems designed to complement Marineland aquariums and canopies. Separate timing of each light type makes possible a completely customizable light profile, so you can enjoy your aquarium at any hour. Satisfy the 24-hour needs of marine, reef, plant, or freshwater life. Integrated 3-mode digital timer, for a completely customizable light profile. Highest light output in their class: a balanced mix of HQI metal halide, high-output T5 fluorescent, and LED moonlight simulation. Each light type controlled by its own three-mode digital timer. Each Sophisticated 24-Hour Lighting Systemfeatures: Five lengths - 24 in.*, 36 in., 48 in., 60 in., and 72 in. - to fit most aquarium sizes. High intensity 14,000K HQI metal halide lamps. 24 and 36 in. models-one each; 48 and 60 in. models-two each; 72 in. model-three each. Each lamp 150 watts. HO T5 actinic lamps to intensify the blue wavelengths. Penetrate deeper, especially to meet the photosynthetic needs of invertebrates. 24 in.-four 24-watt lamps. 36 in.-four 39-watt lamps. 48 and 60 in.-four 54-watt lamps. 72 in.-eight 39-watt lamps. LED accent lights to replicate moonlight and help coral reproduction and nighttime viewing and feeding. 24 and 36 in.-two 1-watt LEDs each. 46 and 60 in.-four 1-watt LEDs each. 72 in.-six 1-watt LEDs. Single 12 ft. cord for easiest installation and maintenance. Internal electronic ballasts. Interchangeable accent strips. Adjustable legs are included. Wire hanging kit available separately for above-tank installation.
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60" Marineland Pro Lighting System

I inserted the two 150 watt 14,000k Metal Halide bulbs with the flat ends with one edge aiming up and the other edge aiming down.

Is this the correct method?

They can only be inserted in the fixture with the bulb nipple facing down or facing up according to the flat ends of these type of bulbs. Is this true?
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The lamps do have a nipple, and the nipple will either face directly up or directly down. Either will work and either is acceptable.
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When is it going to be out for sale to the public?

I'm intrested in buying one. looking at a 48 incher!
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This light is absolutely available for sale now. We don't sell out products directly but below is a link to a couple of places you could purchase from. Please let me know if you have any trouble finding one. Thanks.

http://www.petco.com/product/112493...

http://www.fosterandsmithaquatics.c...
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Can the 24-Hour Lighting System be retrofitted into the hood of the Eclipse 3 if the original lighting system is removed?

Aquarium Type: Freshwater
Aquarium Size: Mid-Size (20-60g)
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I'm pretty sure the 24 Hour Lighting System won't fit within the hood of the Eclipse 3 regardless of what you remove. Also, you would need to be careful of heat issues with the HID bulbs in that fixture. You are probably better off to just replace the hood altogether and just use that light over a glass canopy with a hang on the back filter or canister filter. Please let me know if I can help with anything else.
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metal halide light wavelengths

I am interested in learning what wavelength your metal halides put out in nanometers. The Truvu tank I have is made out of acrylic and Truvu has told me that metal halides are fine to use with it as long as the wavelength is above a certain nanometer.

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Bill, I've got a chart that will answer your question. I'll be sending that seperately to you. Please let me know if that doens't answer your question.
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i need the replacement timer for the marineland pro hqi system. wont work without it. dont see it on your parts list.

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Since the Sophisticated 24 Hour Lighting System in an all in one unit, the timer is not sold separately. Depending on when you initally purchased, you may still be covered under warranty.

Call us at 1-800-322-1266, 7:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Eastern Time if you have any further questions.

Thank you for contacting Marineland.
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My led moonlights are not working. Where do I purchase a new led bulb so that I may follow instructions on fixing this?

Aquarium Type: Saltwater
Aquarium Size: Large (60g+)
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What type of lighting system do you currently have?
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Will there be any upgrades to the Lighting controller?

1. I would like it to be back lit.
2. I would like to double the amount of daily cycles for the LEDs and T5's
3. I would like to have the 4 T5's split into banks. for two outermost 420nm and two inner most 460nm. I realize this would probably require a transformer mod but first the controller. Something to think about.

I love the Lightning system. - My Wife says she is going to hang it over my casket during my calling hours. LOL But it is worth the expense.
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Please contact 1-800-241-7485 and our lighting customer service department will be able to better answer your question.
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Are there any LED socket upgrades to adjust position of the beam of the

Swivel socket or maybe a broad lense cover that will defuse the light outwards. I am thinking about using bubble gum machine toy bubbles.
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Sorry there are no upgrades as you suggest. The unit should not be opened and modified in any way.

Thank you for contacting MARINELAND.
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I have a 24"Marineland Pro lighting system. LED's are out. Do not know where to get replacement

Paperwork that came with the system does not specify what the LED spectrum is. I did find that it is a 1watt moonlight. If I can order from you please let me know cost or where else I can get them from. This lighting system has only been in use for 8months.
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Please contact customer service at 1-800-526-0650 to get help with repairing your fixture.
Thanks
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Can the Marineland 24" be used for clams?

Aquarium Type: Saltwater
Aquarium Size: Large (60g+)
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We can answer questions about our lighting. Unfortunately, you will need to check with your local pet store as to what lumens clams will require.
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Use with Marineland canopies

I read on one of the distributor's websites for this product that it wasn't intended for use with canopies and that it would result in a risk of overheating . On your product description, it says the lighting unit is "compatible" with canopies. Which one is correct?
Aquarium Type: Freshwater
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We designed the light so that it did work with use in canopies...
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72" 24 hour light system

Are the metal halide ballasts internal or external?
Aquarium Type: Saltwater
Aquarium Size: Large (60g+)
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They are internal...
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t5 lumens

what is the lumen on the marineland pro 24 hr lighting system for the 48" t5 light bulbs i know the t5 bulbs are 54 watts a piece but what are the lumens on these
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I have emailed our PAR/LUX charts to your email address. If you need more information, please contact our consumer relations dept at 1-800-526-0650.
Thanks.
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Does the 24" fit the standard 20 gallon tall?

I have a 2 foot by 1 foot tank, the dimensions for the 24" seem larger then 24". Will it still fit the tank or will it hang over the sides?
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Aquarium Size: Mid-Size (20-60g)
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Product Dimensions (L x W x H)
24" Lighting System 31.25" x 20.74" x 9.37"

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Does the Marineland Pro Lighting System have a circuit breaker?

I have no power in the 72" Marineland Pro. I turned if off and unplugged and removed it from the top of the aquarium. When finished doing aquarium maintenace, I put system back and plugged it in and there was no power. What do I need to do to restore power?
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There is a thermal switch in the unit that connects everything except the fan(s) and the timer. If the timer does not come back on when the unit is plugged back in, then the unit is not receiving power. Check the outlet for power using some other device. If it is receiving power, but the timer is not operating, then there may be other issues which would require a call to customer service to troubleshoot. 800.322.1266.
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I just received my 60" marine series pro lighting and set it up. the legs are to short and i have

a hard time getting my hand under the light to feed and clean. my question is do you have or do you know where i can get hardware to hang my light a little higher 3 or 4 inches might be good
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There is a hanging kit available. I found it online at DrsFosterSmith.com. You could also get your local pet store to order it. The item number is ML90464-00.
 
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cooling fans

i have a Marineland pro72 Model 32984 one of the cooling fans quit working do you sale the replacements or will a computer fan work? if i am going to replace one i would like to replace both of them
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For replacement of this part we would need to get you in contact with the division that handles repairs on the 24 hour lighting systems. Please contact us at consumersupport@unitedpetgroup.com or by phone at 1-800-526-0650, and we can get you in touch with the repair people.
 
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I have a 30" aquarium (93 gallon cube). Does the 24 inch expand to cover 24-26 inch aquariums like some other lights?

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The legs on the sophisticated lighting systems do not expand beyond the length of the light. They are cosiderably heavier than our other lighting systems and need the support directly underneath the fixture. You can, however, purchase the light hanging system to suspend the fixture over the aquarium. It is item ML90464 and can be ordered online or through a local Marineland dealer.
 
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Replacement metal halide bulbs for 72" Marineland Pro 24 hr lighting system?

I have the 72" Marineland Pro 24 hr lighting system. I just bought 3 150W 14K MH bulbs by Hamilton technologies. They are too blue compared to the original bulbs. I like the original bulbs. I would like to know where I can get the original MH bulbs that came with these lights.

Thank you
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The part numbers for these bulbs are listed below. Use them to order through a Marineland dealer:

ML90459-00 T5 Replacement Bulb 36" White
ML90460-00 T5 Replacement Bulb 36" Actinic Blue

You can find a Marineland dealer using our Dealer Locator on the homepage. Click under Constomer Service & Parts.
 
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can i get repair parts for a

Marineland Pro Lighting 24 Hour Lighting System Hanging Kit i was trying to adjust rhe cable and lost two ball bearings
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Your lighting kit, ML90464-00 will need to be replaced. You wil need to order another one through a local pet store. You could also order it online. FosterandSmithAquatics.com has it listed on their website.
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