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Old 19-11-2005, 05:06 PM
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hi when useing a bulb to heat the cage at night does it need to be a reptail bulb or can it be a 100wat blue or red bulb
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Old 19-11-2005, 06:19 PM
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I try to use the red bulbs with the thick covering on them.

ASDA have them i think.
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Old 20-11-2005, 12:29 PM
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I would opt for the ceramic heaters that fit the bulb holders. they give off no light but plenty of heat.
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Old 20-11-2005, 10:01 PM
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CanI (love the name ) I agree with you. Get a ceramic overhead with a good guard. Most pythons are nocturnal anyway, so why stress them any more than needed with artificial light. If you want to watch them, stay up late and put a subuded light on in the room - or am I being too concernned again
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Old 21-11-2005, 05:47 AM
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lol i looked at the lightbulbs we have in work tonight and we have 1 kind of red and a blue type an also ones called nightime bulbs.
like 3 quid or less
thats in asda btw like gaz said.
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