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hps would be better if using 1 for both stages.
thats what im using
hps is alot better for flowering , and thats the most important.
i think so...
thx they will be coming on at midnight - 6pm (18 hrs) then 12/12 from then
400w hps should be good for upto 4 standard plants unless you want to lst them or something like that
but it will burn a normal timer out without a contactor relay
or you switch it on and off at the right times every day
ok thanks alot , im just gonna switch straight to 12/12 after 18 hours of light.
so it is only 26w or something?
in growing you need to use actual wattage
you need about 100-150w of cfl to grow 1 good plant...
how will you time it to go on and off?
no im on 18/6 at the mo .
they come on at 12 midnight - 6 pm
are you in the u.s?
dont know about it being suspicious
but if your in the u.s your light will be pulling just over 9 amp on whatever circuit it is on.
it is made...
yeh thats what i meant , so i can just give it 18 hrs light then 12 dark .
so it is a 30 hour day?
then just go to 12/12 from then on and this...
you could get a temperature controller . i just got 1 pretty cheap that has a 10 amp out put for heating and a 13 amp output for cooling , you...
i will be changing over to flowering sometime in
the next week my plants are around 12" at the mo
i just wanted to know
can i go from 18 hrs...
a contactor for the high voltage start up on your ballast . or you will just burn your timers out.
search and you will find
no you cant just plug a 1000w hid light straight in ,
you need to run it through a contactor / relay
you could put it on a speed control and see if that helps
Id do the light cycles right/ 12/12 10/14 8/16 w/e is best,??
12/12 for flowering
18/6 or 20/4 or 24/0 for veg
you could prob try and run 2 leads off the ballast just connect another 3 core 1.5 mm or 1.0mm flex cable to the same connections in the ballast ,...
dont know about the first . but the second 1 put it on timer and set the time now to the arrow, and then push the black slits down as it says...
on the top 1 , you need to push the little clips down around the timer where you want you lights to come on , and put it on timer setting on the...