Lighting for SAP

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Lighting for SAP

Post by Nelliott » Mon Nov 28, 2016 3:12 pm

Hi guys
Just wondering what lighting people use in their SAP tanks. I am beginning to think they don't like strong lights but I need something to keep the plants growing and keep the puffers happy.
Any help would be much appreciated

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Re: Lighting for SAP

Post by Iliveinazoo » Tue Nov 29, 2016 9:24 am

I haven't got SAP's but I suspect that like most fish that size they will shy away from bright lighting. You could add a floating plant to make them feel more secure and tempt them out a bit.

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Re: Lighting for SAP

Post by bertie 83 » Thu Dec 01, 2016 9:22 pm

They are not bothered in the slightest, any lights are accepted by them
It's amazing how easy maintenance is. If done regularly and thoroughly

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