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Hamilton 55W 10000K PowerCompact Bulb - Straight Pin

Hamilton 55W 10000K PowerCompact Bulb - Straight Pin

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Hamilton 55W 10000K PowerCompact Bulb - Straight Pin Information

55W White (10,000K) Compact Fluorescent Bulb—Straight Pin
  • NOTE: Current USA/Panasonic Compact Bulbs and Hamilton Compact Fluorecent Bulbs are not interchangeable.
  • Realux Bulbs and Hamilton Bulbs are interchangeable.
  • 21" x 1.5"

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

Manufacturer Info

Hamilton Technology Aquarium Supplies
Hamilton Technology is the leading manufacturer of high quality aquarium lighting offering customers the widest selection of metal halide, compact fluorescent and VHO lighting available today at the lowest prices. Their mission is to offer state-of-the-art lighting that meets high standards of quality, innovation and value. Hamilton Technology has served the lighting needs of both the professional and the hobbyist aquarist for more than sixteen years and is considered by many to be the choice of experts.
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Hamilton 55W 10000K PowerCompact Bulb - Straight Pin Reviews

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Corals love new bulbs

Reviewers Rating Excellent!

Posted: 10/1/2013 from CLARKSVILLE, TN UNITED STATES
5.0 5
Experience Level: Intermediate

Comments: I had no idea how old my lights were untill I replaced them ! Wow ! What a difference !

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its ok

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Posted: 7/1/2013 from SYLMAR, CA UNITED STATES
3.0 5
Experience Level: Expert

Comments: mediocre at best

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Great Lamp

Reviewers Rating Excellent!

Posted: 6/3/2013 from Orlando, FL UNITED STATES
5.0 5
Experience Level: Intermediate

Comments: I got this bulb in Blue for a Red Sea Max 130D. Fits perfect and the tank looks great.

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Reviewers Rating Excellent!

Posted: 8/5/2012 from HOPKINS, MN UNITED STATES
5.0 5
Experience Level: Intermediate

Comments: The light works wonderful, so far my plant life is starting to show a great recovery after the previous bulbs suddenly cracked, they were of a different product.

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Nice lamps

Reviewers Rating Great

Posted: 6/3/2008 from LOWELL, MA UNITED STATES
4.0 5
Experience Level: Intermediate

Comments: These power compacts make my tank look beautiful and they are so much easier to replace and install that the old VHO bulbs I used to have. I just wished they lasted as long!

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Hard to beat

Reviewers Rating Excellent!

Posted: 3/8/2008 from OKLAHOMA CITY, OK UNITED STATE
5.0 5
Experience Level: Expert

Comments: Hamilton lighting is hard to beat. This is a great, bright blue actinic bulb. Had my hood now for about five years and have had no problems with any of the bulbs.

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