AI Wave LEDs hitting good PAR

We had the chance to play with the new AquaIllumination Wave LED tubes here at MACNA and while these are still preproduction units, their performance is quite impressive. Each segment of this the modular tube LED measures in at just…

BoostLED offering discount on first generation of PAR30 LED reef lamps

BoostLED is coming to market with some affordable LED reef lamps and is offering a pretty nice discount if you order in advance of its mid-September release. The PAR30 lamps fit into your typical screw-in lamp fixture and offer a…

Blue Moon Aquatics adds 300W LED, new white and blue mix 90W to lineup

Blue Moon Aquatics recently brought their high-powered 300W LED panel to market giving plenty of punch for light-hungry hobbyists and adding a new blend of white and blue LEDs to its 90W version. The 300W fixture features 200 white and 100…

Acan Lighting getting new A103 light this summer

Acan Lighting is bringing out a new LED lighting fixture dubbed the A103 to fit in between the intensity and focus of the current A101 and A102 lights. With a light distribution of 75 degrees with the new lens, the…

Reader’s Choice Awards: Vote on the best lighting products of 2009

The technological advances in the hobby each year are fascinating to look back at and reef aquarium lighting is no exception. 2009 brought many new improved lighting on the market. Despite the fall of PFO and the LED patent war…

Underdriving or Overdriving LEDs: coralSky’s Jeff Littlejohn explains LED drive current

With LEDs only now just beginning to emerge as an important technology for reef aquarium lighting, the hobby’s collective understanding about how LEDs work is still very limited. There appears to be a lot of confusion about the difference between…

Flexible LED lights make adding efficient lighting simple

LED lighting is all the rage and with these flexible LED lights from QE Global you can inexpensively add low-heat, energy-efficient lighting to your setup. Granted, these lights may not pack enough punch to use strictly for aquarium lighting for…

Gotek’s new LED lighting fixture from China

Gotek  a new LED lighting company (since 2003) that introduced itself at CIPS in China has a new type of LED light that they’d love to share. The actual LED fixture is similar to other LED fixtures on the market,…

Aqua light the new Flash LED T5 hybird lighting fixture

Aqua Light a high end lighting provider based out of Germany has a new LED based T5 lighting fixture named the Giant Flash LED that will once again, raise the bar on high end lighting. This lighting system is a…

Eco Lamps new LED aquarium lighting KR92

Eco Lamps has a new lighting unit that will be hitting the market soon. The unit which is named the KR92 is the newer model to the KR91 and is said to be able to replace a 250 watt metal…