Reptile Forums banner

lights

  1. Equipment Classifieds
    4ft x 18" x 18" vivarium tank and accessories. Arcadia UV light unit, UV bulb and reflector Spare UV unit Spotlight fitting & couple of spare bulbs 2 x digital thermometers & 2 x dial versions Log Multiple feeding and water dishes (mostly Exo-terra) Pool Hide Backing (showing some wear but...
  2. Lizards
    I currently have a arcadia d3 uv flood 55w compact 12% uvb light system I am due to replace the light build due to age. Could any one advise me if the would be any benefit to changing my system to a pro T5 bub kit.
  3. Habitat
    Okay, folks; I've been wrangling with this one So long ..... I'm getting no where so am throwing it out there. Simply: I have a tank with no lid and no light. I'd like a lid, if only to save anything ever falling in there. I'd like a light, just to make the contents more visible. I've bought a...
  4. Equipment & Supplies
    Hey, I have two of the Habistat Mat Stats, I've had them both a while and never had a problem with temps. Didn't need one for a while so put it in storage, but tomorrow I'll be getting a new snake so I got the setup going. The red power light comes on, but not the green heat one. I know it is...
  5. Lizards
    Newly registered keeper of a baby Chinese Water Dragon called Misty. Having a few teething problems and would appreciate some advice. Taming Misty --------------- Although I have only had my dragon for a few weeks I am keen to try and tame it. I'm not really sure where to start though, I can...
  6. Equipment Classifieds
    We've got 42 of these in size medium (21 cm in diameter) www.exo- terra.com/en/products/glow_light.php. Free to a good home. Previously used on stage, they're functional but missing bulbs (they take a standard screw in lightbulb). Clamps included. Ideally, we'd like someone to take all 42 but...
  7. Newbie Advice
    Hi everyone, I made an account on this forum in the hopes of getting some info about heating my 18x18x24 (45x45x60) Exo Terra Terrarium. Basically i bought hydroballs + mesh for the bottom, on top there will be plantation soil, i bought 5 bricks, so more than enough. I also bought 3 live...
  8. Equipment Classifieds
    Hello, I am looking to buy second hand Exo terra dual canopy, anyone have spare one?
  9. Snakes
    Just set up my new Viv for my Retic and because I'm using a ceramic it's quite dark I was wondering if these would be fine for lighting? Obviously not left on all the time. Touch Operated Battery Cupboard Light With 4 Warm White LEDs | Lights4fun.co.uk If not does anyone else have any...
  10. Habitat
    Do plants require UV light or LED light? Thanks : victory:
  11. Aquatics Classifieds
    6ft x 2ft x 2ft Tank, needs cleaning but no scratches on the front. Lid with integrated 4 x 85 watt T5 lights, plus some spare tubes. Cabinet/stand, needs some TLC Buyer collects from OX15 You will need a big van and two or three big strong blokes to lift it. £250 or near offer I will try...
  12. Lizards
    Hi, just got my first leopard gecko and I have a couple of quick questions. 1, as its only a month old I'm using kitchen roll to line the bottom of his cage. He keeps hiding under the kitchen roll, is that safe/normal, should I worry about that? 2, lighting. I've got the heating sorted with a...
  13. Off Topic Chat
    I passed my driving test at the end of April, and today I got a letter through saying I had run a red light last week which I absolutely do not remember doing. Last Monday was my first time driving in proper horrific rush hour traffic and I was incredibly stressed out as it had caused me to miss...
  14. Lizards
    Hi so I'm using a custom glass vivarium (a old 2ft long fish tank with a mesh top and front) and I think a strip uvb bulb will be too big to put across the top of the tank, so I want to use a compact uvb bulb but I remember reading a while ago that there were problems with them effecting animals...
  15. Lizards
    Hey guys , i have an arcadia 12% Tube bulb in my 4 ft viv for my bearded dragon powered by my exo terra controller , the problem is since switching from the repti glo 10.0 and 2.0 tubes which were fitted originally the vivarium isnt as bright. I know the UV the bulb gives off is more important...
  16. Habitat
    Hi guys, I'm being fairly ambitious and setting up for a Bearded Dragon and hopefully two African Fat Tailed Gecko's. I'm getting my lights from Swell, heard good things about them. I need to know what light fittings are best to use, hopefully with Swell links guys? If I'm not asking too much...
  17. Equipment Classifieds
    I recently bought a complete setup for a chameleon and had to move overseas for a new job. I paid well over £200 for this lot but it's yours for a steal. All tested working and as new. Serious offers only, no I wont deliver - you can collect from my place in WS15. Due to the nature of the items...
  18. Habitat
    Hello guys, So i'll give you the lowdown on whats been going on since I introduced my new viv to the collection. Some of you may have seen the viv in the habitat pictures, its a 4w x 3h x 2d vivexotic tank for my chinese water dragons. I have on the top right a ceramic 100w bulb in a ceramic...
  19. Habitat
    Am thinking about putting some lights in the boa vivs so we can see them better during the day, does anyone have any links for cheap and decent lighting? I've heard about people using LED's from ebay but not sure which ones to get? Thanks
  20. Shelled - Turtles & Tortoise
    Hi I live in Southern China and I am setting up a pool on my balcony which is southward facing but shaded by trees and a big building opposite. Can anyone please advise me on lighting .... A, Do I even need any lighting in my pool as I get sun all day everyday apart from about 2 - 3 months in...
Top