JBL SOLAR MARIN DAY T8
Fluorescent tube Solar, daylight tube for marine aquariums

  • Fluorescent tube to promote the ideal growth of corals and other invertebrates in marine aquariums
  • Easy to install: insert fluorescent T8 tube socket into the fixture and turn until the tube locks into place
  • Ideal colour temperature for corals and invertebrates: 15000 Kelvin - cold-white light, high light output, good colour rendering properties
  • Energy-efficient and high yielding: energy efficiency class B. Scientifically tested: continuous light spectrum of JBL lamps T5 Natur and Tropic – comparable to natural sunlight
  • Package contents: daylight full-spectrum tube for marine aquariums. Fluorescent tube with life span of 12 months. Incl. reminder label for replacement
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You can find this article at your specialist shop and online
Recommended retail price incl. VAT
Available from your specialist dealer.
Dealer close to you
You can find this article at your specialist shop and online
Recommended retail price incl. VAT
Available from your specialist dealer.
Dealer close to you
You can find this article at your specialist shop and online
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Product information

Light as energy source
Most corals in aquariums need sufficient light. They often feed from the metabolic products of the algae, which live in their tissue. Corals which don’t feed photosynthetically prefer dark places and need to be fed with phyto and zooplankton (JBL KorallFluid, JBL PlanktonPur). To ensure ideal growth it is important to know and to reproduce the light requirements of the individual corals in the marine tank.

Easy to install
Insert the fluorescent T8 tube socket into the fixture and turn until the tube locks into place.

Modelled on nature
With its light colour and its spectral distribution of the light the 15000 K tube meets the needs of the corals and invertebrates to promote their growth.

The full daylight spectrum
JBL full-spectrum tubes create light conditions modelled on nature and reproduce the natural, balanced lighting. Tested by the IFM-Geomar Leibnitz-Institut für Meereswissenschaften and rated as very good and “comparable to natural sunlight”. With energy efficiency class B the tube is particularly energy-efficient.

Details

JBL SOLAR MARIN DAY 15 W

Art. no.:
6160000
EAN Code:
4014162616005
Watt:
15 W
Length:
438 mm
Volume packaging:
1.100 l
Gross weight:
161.000 g
Net weight:
71 g
Weight factor:
1000
Size(l/h/w):
37/673/44 mm

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JBL SOLAR MARIN DAY 18 W

Art. no.:
6160100
EAN Code:
4014162616012
Watt:
18 W
Length:
590 mm
Volume packaging:
1.100 l
Gross weight:
185.000 g
Net weight:
95 g
Weight factor:
1000
Size(l/h/w):
37/673/44 mm

Technical Data

JBL SOLAR MARIN DAY 25 W

Art. no.:
6160200
EAN Code:
4014162616029
Watt:
25 W
Length:
742 mm
Volume packaging:
1.600 l
Gross weight:
260.000 g
Net weight:
120 g
Weight factor:
1000
Size(l/h/w):
37/978/44 mm

Technical Data

JBL SOLAR MARIN DAY 30 W

Art. no.:
6160300
EAN Code:
4014162616036
Watt:
30 W
Length:
895 mm
Volume packaging:
1.600 l
Gross weight:
275.000 g
Net weight:
135 g
Weight factor:
1000
Size(l/h/w):
37/978/44 mm

Technical Data

JBL SOLAR MARIN DAY 36 W

Art. no.:
6160400
EAN Code:
4014162616043
Watt:
36 W
Length:
1200 mm
Volume packaging:
2.000 l
Gross weight:
335.000 g
Net weight:
180 g
Weight factor:
1000
Size(l/h/w):
37/1276/44 mm

Technical Data

JBL SOLAR MARIN DAY 38 W

Art. no.:
6160500
EAN Code:
4014162616050
Watt:
38 W
Length:
1047 mm
Volume packaging:
2.000 l
Gross weight:
314.000 g
Net weight:
159 g
Weight factor:
1000
Size(l/h/w):
37/1276/44 mm

Technical Data

JBL SOLAR MARIN DAY 58 W

Art. no.:
6160600
EAN Code:
4014162616067
Watt:
58 W
Length:
1500 mm
Volume packaging:
2.600 l
Gross weight:
395.000 g
Net weight:
225 g
Weight factor:
1000
Size(l/h/w):
37/1579/44 mm

Technical Data

FAQ
JBL Solar tubes: My two new tubes don't "glow". Is that due to a production error?

We can exclude the possibility of a production error. If a light doesn't turn on, that is an unfortunate exception.
If you have a light bar with conventional electronic ballasts, I would recommend changing the starters once to see if they are causing the problem. Does the defective tube glow when you change the tubes on the light bar ? And the other one doesn't ? Then there is a defect in the light bar.

What do the hours of service life indicated for the fluorescent tubes mean ?

Our tubes are not tri-band tubes, but instead, are modern full-spectrum tubes.

If there is a loss of luminance, the operating conditions must definitely be checked. T8 tubes have the longest service life with the least losses at 25 °C ambient temperature, whereas the T5 tubes have the lowest at 35 °C ambient temperature. Most of the closed covers have ambient temperatures that are higher than 25 °C. Generalising data of 8,000 or 10,000 hours of service life should generally be treated with caution, as this data applies to optimised operating conditions.

Blog – Opinions & Experiences

07.07.2016

Light measurements in nature and in the aquarium

On the JBL expeditions the lux values were measured in various parts of the world, both over and under water, by means of lux meters. As a comparison the JBL research department determined the underwater values in aquariums.

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22.06.2016

Modelled on nature - The full spectrum of daylight

Natural daylight has a balanced system which serves as a model and reference point for aquarium lighting.

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