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Aquarium Metal Halide Lighting

Metal Halide Lighting - Fully Assembled
AquaticLife HID Fixtures
Easily spotlight Corals and Anemones with directional 150 watt High Intensity Discharge 700+ nm lamps while providing actinic light with 420/460 nm T5 HO lamps and lunar light with adjustable LEDs.
Aqua Medic Ocean Light HQI Fixtures
Made of the finest German bulb holders, superior reflectors, and aluminum housings in a fine powder coat finish. They are available in a variety of sizes and formats, competitive prices and all external ballasts. Available in HQI only or HQI & T5 combo.
Captive Sun Deluxe Fixtures
These custom-built, 175, 250 or 400 watt Metal Halide w/ VHO lighting systems are perfect for reef aquariums. Features high-quality canopy with a glossy black exterior and electro-white high-reflective corrosion-proof finish interior.
Coralife Aqualight Advanced Hang-On Tank Mount Fixtures
Sleek, streamlined and versatile with three points of articulation for multiple lighting positions. The compact, low-profile style with heavy-duty mounting bracket is suitable for applications where space is limited. 150 watt 14,000K bulb included.
Coralife Aqualight Pro Fixtures
Combines 10,000K HQI Double-Ended Metal Halide Lamps with True Actinic 03 Blue Compact Fluorescent Lamps and Lunar Blue-Moon-Glow LED lights in an ultra-sleek, fan-cooled unit that is only 2.75" high.
Coralife Aqualight Professional HQI Pendant
Includes a compact 10,000K double-ended HQI metal halide lamp with a retractable lamp cord. The refracted light produces shimmering, dappled-lighting effects that simulate properties of natural sunlight.
CoralVue 250 / 400 HQI All Aluminum Pendant
Accepts both 250 Watt and 400 Watt HQI bulbs by simply adjusting the ceramic lamps sockets. Built to last, made from Aluminum, which is powder coated and guaranteed to never rust.
Elos E-Power Aquarium Lighting Pendants
ELOS E-power offers to the aquarium enthusiast a circular reflector with an unsurpassed efficiency* and a beautiful stylish shape, for people who desire to illuminate their Aquarium with uncompromising power! Includes 3-Year Warranty, Hanging Kit and Glass Cover.
Hamilton Bali Sun Single Ended Mogul Base Reflector
High output reflector for Mogul Base 175W, 250W or 400W Metal Halide bulbs. Includes 6 actinic blue LED lights & LED transformer for nocturnal viewing. Light weight - only 5 lbs. Includes adjustable Steel Cable Suspension Kit
Hamilton Belize Sun Lighting Systems
Compact European design - low profile, powder coated black finish. Durable German anodized aluminum reflectors engineered to intensify light output. Light visors - direct light downward toward tank – preventing side light loss and shields bright lights from eyes.
Hamilton Cayman Sun Lighting Systems
Incredible high light output reflectors – 2 times brighter than Reefstar. Includes: Hamilton an HQI bulb & ballast, 6 actinic blue LED lights & LED transformer, steel cable suspension kit and tempered glass lens.
Hamilton Reefstar Lighting System
Low profile, light weight hood ideal for small spaces. Great choice for reef tanks. Designed to hang above the tank. Hanging wires included.
IceCap Metal Halide Spotlight Pendant
Stainless steel modern designed pendant for 70 and 150 watt spot light metal halide bulbs.
Sunlight Supply Lumen Max Pendant Reflectors
Made from a combination of both smooth & textured 95% reflective German aluminum. Available in both single-ended mogul base and double-ended HQI reflectors.
Sunlight Supply Reef Optix Plus Pendant Reflectors
Horizontal pendant and double-ended metal halide reflectors with 15ft detachable lamp cord and black powder coated finish.
Metal Halide Lighting - Kits
Captive Sun Deluxe Retrofit Kits
Custom-built metal halide w/ VHO retrofit systems offer true versatility. You may wish to upgrade to higher wattage and/or Kelvin MH bulbs to suit the specific needs of your aquarium. Independent on/off controls for Metal Halide and VHO lights.
CoralVue Lumen Bright Reflectors
Delivers an intense and more precise light distribution pattern over a significantly broader area at higher ceiling heights than conventional reflectors are capable of. Captures light rays that escape out the sides of ordinary reflectors.
Hamilton Cabo Sun Reflectors Lighting Systems
Ultra light weight mirror-finish aluminum reflector. Large light foot print. Available in 175W, 250W, 400W & 1000W systems.
Sunlight Supply Reef Optix 2 Retrofit Reflector
Made of 95% reflective German aluminum with stainless steel socket assembly.
Metal Halide Lighting - Components & Replacement Parts
Aqua Medic Reeflex Cube Metal Halide HQI Ballasts
The head-turning cube housing certainly makes these ballasts stand out in a crowd but they are not just a pretty face. The advanced cooling architecture features a top mounted fan crowning 4 well ventilated walls for unprecedented breathing room.
CoralVue Electronic Metal Halide Ballast
Energy-saving unit used for metal halide lamps. Can save energy by more than 30%. Has a self-protected circuit, which is controlled automatically.
Lumatek Metal Halide Digital Ballast
The brightest ballast in the industry. Light meter readings indicate that the Lumatek ballast is up to 27% brighter than common core and coil magnetic ballasts. The Lumatek is 10-15% brighter than other brands of digital ballast on the market.
Metal Halide Ballasts, Accessories and DIY
All the components needed to make your own metal halide system for your aquarium. Excellent option for all the DIY people.
Metal Halide Bulbs
Marine Depot carries a wide variety of metal halide bulbs to ensure we have the best bulb suited for your aquarium lighting needs. We stock bulbs from 70 to 400 watts in single and double-ended configurations and in spectrums from 5,500K to 20,000K.
Mounting Options, Docking Mounts & Hanging Kits
Mounting Options, Docking Mounts & Hanging Kits for different lighting fixtures.
Metal halide aquarium lights are among the brightest fixtures available for aquarium systems. They are a great choice if you’re interested in keeping clams, anemones or light-loving corals like acropora and millepora. There are two main types of metal halide aquarium light bulbs: single-ended (commonly referred to as mogul based) and double-ended. Metal halide bulbs should be replaced every 9-12 months. For metal halide aquarium lighting, you will need one bulb for every two feet of tank length. Wattage depends on the depth of the aquarium. Generally speaking, 175 watt bulbs are a good choice for aquariums up to 22 inches deep. For tanks 22 to 28 inches deep, a 250 watt bulb is ideal. Tanks deeper than 28 inches require a 400 watt bulb.

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