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I have a 75gal community planted tank(not to heavy) is it okay to expose it to sunlight? i think plants need it for photosynthesis thing


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Be careful as the sunlight can burn the plants that are not used to that intensity of light also the glass wows more of he long inra red through and can really heat the water up . Indirect sunlight is best. Good luck.


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RoxyTheDog replied the topic: expose to sunlight

The algae will love it!
Remember to take pics before you can't see though the glass haha

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ehh replied the topic: expose to sunlight

RoxyTheDog wrote: The algae will love it!
Remember to take pics before you can't see though the glass haha

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RoxyTheDog wrote: The algae will love it!
Remember to take pics before you can't see though the glass haha

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Oh yehhh!! algae boomm!! :laugh: :laugh: :laugh:
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richardtf replied the topic: expose to sunlight

bassetman wrote: Be careful as the sunlight can burn the plants that are not used to that intensity of light also the glass wows more of he long inra red through and can really heat the water up . Indirect sunlight is best. Good luck.


Not really exposing my tank to sunlight totally bassetman, my tank is in my computer room facing a window with blinds, maybe ill let some light in it :)

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