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Old 18-12-2012, 10:43 AM
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Hi,

These choices can only be made with the species and the height of the viv in mind.

Uv decreases in power the further away from the lamp light travels.

So we need to re-create a wild uv index in our enclosures.

How high is your viv?

John
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