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D-D Giesemann Powerchrome Pure Actinic T5 High Output Fluorescent Lamp

D-D Giesemann Powerchrome Pure Actinic T5 High Output Fluorescent Lamp

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D-D Giesemann Powerchrome Pure Actinic T5 High Output Fluorescent Lamp Information




Recommended to be used to compliment Aquablue+, Midday 6000 or metal halide lighting on marine aquariums with its pure actinic spectrum.

Suitable for salt water. A complete pure actinic bulb with all the power of the "T5" illumination in actinic form. Will fluoresce your corals to the maximum and blended in conjunction with other lighting. Will bring out the maximum color in your corals.

This lamp spikes at 420 nanometers for ultimate fluorescence of capable coral. It is the ONLY T-5 HO true actinic available on the US market.

Features:
  • T-5 Diameter High Output Fluorescent Lamp
  • Only true Actinic T-5 lamp made to date
  • Blue Spectrum Peaks at about 420 nm
Information:
  • Type: Pure Actinic
  • Watt: 24
  • Length (including pins): 22 1/8"
  • Kelvin Temp: Actinic
Actinic Pure Spectrum
Available Colors:

Actinic+:A special 60/40 combination of deep blue and actinic wavelengths emits levels of actinic as well as a blue spectrum. Suitable for saltwater and reef aquariums. Color Temperature: Blue

AquaBlue+:A 60/40 white/blue blend. Specifically developed for growing SPS corals. Suitable for saltwater, reef and freshwater aquariums. Color Temperature: 11,000k

AquaFlora:The perfect light spectrum for lush plant growth. Specially designed for freshwater use. Highlights the red and blue colors of your fish. Suitable for freshwater aquariums.

AquaPink:Specially designed for marine use. It brings out the blue, violet and red colors in your SPS and fish whilst enhancing coral growth. Suitable for saltwater and reef aquariums.

Midday:The D-D Midday 6000 T5 bulbs have full a 5 point spectrum and 6000K color temperature which recreates natural sunlight. Suitable for salt water, fresh water, reef and fish only aquariums. Color Temperature: 6000K

Pure Actinic:A complete pure actinic spectrum for maximum fluorescence from your corals. Suitable for saltwater and reef aquariums. Color Temperature: Actinic.

Bulb Replacement Guide
Bulb Types Life of Bulb*
Normal Output Fluorescent 6-12 months
Very High Output (VHO) 6-12 months
Power Compact (PC) 9-12 months
T5 High Output (T5HO) 9-18 months
Metal Halide 9-12 months
LED (non-moonlight) ~5 years (50,000 hours)
* Manufacturer Recommendations
All fluorescent bulbs have a 30-day warranty. Because fluorescent light bulbs are extremely fragile, they require special handling and packaging for safe transport. The special packaging we use for fluorescent bulbs accommodates multiple bulbs so the more you buy, the more you save.
Bulb Handling Fees are Based on Order Quantity
Bulb Length Less than 4 4 or More 6 or More
~24 Inch $10 No Handling Fee No Handling Fee
~36 Inch $15 No Handling Fee No Handling Fee
~48-60 Inch $20 $20 No Handling Fee
~72 Inch $25 $25 No Handling Fee





Manufacturer Info

Giesemann Aquarium Lighting Systems
Giesemann Aquarium Lighting Systems is the market leader in Germany thanks to their beautifully engineered designs and unsurpassed build quality. Thorough testing during the research and development stages of Giesemann products ensure total reliability and longevity in the finished product. Giesemann lights can be used to illuminate both freshwater and saltwater aquarium systems. They offer a variety of high-end metal halide and T5 fluorescent aquarium light fixtures, bulbs and accessories, like cooling fans and suspension kits. Giesemann is one of the few brands that pays as much attention to the exterior design of their products as they do to the hardware they put in them. This attention to detail is evident in their modern, minimalistic designs and has helped garner the brand a reputation for crafting first-class products.

Warranty

Manufacturer Warrant: 30-day warranty

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D-D Giesemann Powerchrome Pure Actinic T5 High Output Fluorescent Lamp Reviews



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Posted: 11/21/2013 from SEASIDE, CA UNITED STATES
4.0 5
Experience Level: Intermediate


Comments: This was the first time purchasing Giesemann power chrome T5 high output lights and wish I would have paid the money earlier for these compaired to the crappy Coralife T5's I been purchasing. When I installed the Giesemann I instantly saw my corals come to life like I've never seen them react before compared to the Coralife bulbs I've purchased in the past. Yes, Coralife are cheeper but you get what you pay for!


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Great actinic bulb

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Posted: 4/11/2013 from YPSILANTI, MI UNITED STATES
5.0 5
Experience Level: Intermediate


Comments: This bulb really makes my phosphorescent corals pop. I run it alongside ATI Coral+, Blue+ and Purple+ bulbs. Although the ATI bulbs also help with phosphorescence, I notice a big difference in the look of the tank when I turn this bulb on and off.


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Great Actinic

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Posted: 8/22/2012 from SAINT LOUIS, MO UNITED STATES
5.0 5
Experience Level: Expert


Comments: Love these bulbs, I use them with 14k MH bulbs and love the colors.


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Great Bulb

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Posted: 3/6/2012 from SWANTON, MD UNITED STATES
5.0 5
Experience Level: Intermediate


Comments: I received the pure actinic bulb and the Giesemann midday last week. They really make the colors in my tank pop. They are a great pair together and for the money one of the best ways to improve the look of the tank. Also, the packaging of the bulbs was excellent.


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as expected

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Posted: 1/7/2012 from BLOOMFIELD, CT UNITED STATES
4.5 5
Experience Level: Intermediate


Comments: I;ve been reading about these bulbs for a long time and decided to give them a try.Tthe color is as realistic as you can get. My corals all perked up nicely within 48 hours ( I squeezed every bit of live out of old bulbs).


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Beautiful!

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Posted: 10/23/2011 from LEBANON, OR UNITED STATES
3.5 5
Experience Level: Intermediate


Comments: Our 90 gal tank has never been more beautiful...love our new bulbs! The lighting is a touch more on the purple side and the corals just pop.


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I Love These T5 Bulls

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Posted: 9/21/2011 from GRAND PRAIRIE, TX UNITED STATE
4.5 5
Experience Level: Intermediate


Comments: I have used these bulls for 3 years until now,I'm very happy with them.They are giving a nice blue and purple in my tank,my corals are also looking great.


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Beautiful

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Posted: 5/29/2011 from SIERRA VISTA, AZ UNITED STATES
5.0 5
Experience Level: Intermediate


Comments: this is a very nice product it really makes the corals pop


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great lights

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Posted: 5/5/2011 from MARION, KY UNITED STATES
5.0 5
Experience Level: Intermediate


Comments: awesome lights.


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Posted: 3/19/2011 from Bolingbrook, IL UNITED STATES
5.0 5
Experience Level: Intermediate


Comments: I love these bulbs... I have them on my 125 and i have every type of coral and i have not had any issues. all my corals, fish, and inverts are thriving. I would deffinatly recomend.


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