Promotes coral growth
Solar Marin Blue promotes coral growth in marine aquariums. In addition it is the ideal night lighting for nocturnal animals. Combined with Solar Marin Day, it is the ideal lighting for marine aquariums.
Which electronic ballasts should be used for JBL Solar ultra T5 ?
The technology for fluorescent bulbs is standardised so that the manufacturers of the lamps and the ballasts both determine the ignition and controller of the tubes.
For this reason the tubes can be operated with any electronic ballast.
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.
Can the JBL Solar ultra T5 fluorescent bulbs be operated with conventional ballasts?
No, this is not possible.
Can the JBL Solar Ultra T 5 fluorescent tubes be operated with dimmable electronic ballasts ?
Yes, the JBL Solar Ultra T 5 fluorescent tubes can be operated with dimmable electronic ballasts (ECGs)? However, please note that this decreases the useful life of the fluorescent tubes.
Based on our own experience in customer service and the many messages and questions we receive, we have put together the typical mistakes beginners may make. The experienced aquarist might well smile, but if they are honest, these are mistakes we all made at the start, aren’t they?
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.
Wenn wir Aquarianer eine Leuchtstoffröhre kaufen möchten, aber nur die Wattstärke wissen, sind wir, zumindest bei T5 Röhren ratlos. Zum Beispiel gibt es die 54 W T5 Röhre in 1047, 1150 und in 1200 mm Länge.
To find out the specific illumination intensity in your aquarium. Light - the motor of photosynthesis – is, along with the water parameters and the type and quantity of planting, also of crucial importance for plant growth.