Can I use flood light for basking bulb?

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Can I use flood light for basking bulb?

Postby mmbakerstreet » Thu Apr 02, 2020 12:56 pm

What wattage would you recommend for 36 X 18 X 12 Exo Terra for a flood light? What basking bulbs do you guys use? I have used Zoo Med, Exo Terra, and etc.. and have found they are not all that great. If you have a recommended reptile-designed basking bulb please tell me.
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Re: Can I use flood light for basking bulb?

Postby kingofnobbys » Thu Apr 02, 2020 2:27 pm

Yes.

Note it will not emit UVA or UVB so you still need UVA & UVB from another source overtop basking spot.
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