Pick one - T5 HO 10.0 or T8 10.0

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Re: Pick one - T5 HO 10.0 or T8 10.0

Postby lgxfuad13 » Mon Apr 19, 2021 5:06 am

KarrieRee wrote:https://www.petsmart.com/reptile/habitats-and-decor/habitat-accessories/thrive-reptile-habitat-screen-cover-54934.html


Sweet. Same thing. 🖤
So he should be able to get enough rays while being 6 inches away from the screen and uvb.?
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Re: Pick one - T5 HO 10.0 or T8 10.0

Postby KarrieRee » Mon Apr 19, 2021 6:19 am

You want the UVB 8-10 inches for a T 5 for basking directly under it --- the basking temp is going to tell you how close the decor should be you dont want temps over 110 from where he basks - if its over that you either need to adjust the decor underneath or go to a lower wattage bulb --
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Re: Pick one - T5 HO 10.0 or T8 10.0

Postby lgxfuad13 » Mon Apr 19, 2021 7:11 am

KarrieRee wrote:You want the UVB 8-10 inches for a T 5 for basking directly under it --- the basking temp is going to tell you how close the decor should be you dont want temps over 110 from where he basks - if its over that you either need to adjust the decor underneath or go to a lower wattage bulb --


But I wont need to put the UV B inside of the tank with that Screen lid you sent me,, right?
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Re: Pick one - T5 HO 10.0 or T8 10.0

Postby KarrieRee » Mon Apr 19, 2021 7:28 am

Yes -- w/ the wide hole screen and a T 5 it can sit on top w/ the distance of 8-10 inches the basking decor piece directly underneath
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Re: Pick one - T5 HO 10.0 or T8 10.0

Postby lgxfuad13 » Mon Apr 19, 2021 7:36 am

KarrieRee wrote:Yes -- w/ the wide hole screen and a T 5 it can sit on top w/ the distance of 8-10 inches the basking decor piece directly underneath



Alrighty. I'll do everything you suggest! I love my baby and this website! Thank you VERY much.
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Re: Pick one - T5 HO 10.0 or T8 10.0

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Re: Pick one - T5 HO 10.0 or T8 10.0

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Re: Pick one - T5 HO 10.0 or T8 10.0

Postby lgxfuad13 » Thu Apr 22, 2021 4:20 am

Karr[XIMG]110953 1853725505[/XIMG]ieRee wrote:Yes -- w/ the wide hole screen and a T 5 it can sit on top w/ the distance of 8-10 inches the basking decor piece directly underneath


New screen is on and I love how much more open it looks vs the stupid thrive lid! Thank you for this.
Waiting on my new HO t5 10.0 uvb and HO light strip. Will be here Saturday. :)
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Re: Pick one - T5 HO 10.0 or T8 10.0

Postby KarrieRee » Thu Apr 22, 2021 4:41 am

Ok sounds good
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Re: Pick one - T5 HO 10.0 or T8 10.0

Postby lgxfuad13 » Tue Apr 27, 2021 5:38 am

KarrieRee wrote:https://www.petsmart.com/reptile/habitats-and-decor/habitat-accessories/thrive-reptile-habitat-screen-cover-54934.html



Found it! I also got the new lid as well. :) just waiting on that 24 inch!! 😬
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Re: Pick one - T5 HO 10.0 or T8 10.0

Postby KarrieRee » Tue Apr 27, 2021 6:05 am

Ok so when it comes have your basking decor directly underneath approx 8-10 inches --
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Re: Pick one - T5 HO 10.0 or T8 10.0

Postby lgxfuad13 » Tue Apr 27, 2021 6:11 am

KarrieRee wrote:Ok so when it comes have your basking decor directly underneath approx 8-10 inches --


Got it! :)
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