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    72" MH T5 Lighting

    Found one on EBay, they wanted almost 400$ for shipping, anyone have plans for DIY MH/T5/Actinic combos?
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    shipping was probably so high because of the length as much as location. i have no plans, but if you look around you will find loads of ideas and we can help with the design.

    take a look at ZXZXZ's install, pretty simple but works great.
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    Because shipping to your local is $$$$. When your in TO get 3 MH Electronic Icecap ballast, 3 24" PFO MH/VHO reflectors, 1 Icecap VHO ballast, 3 XM 10K, 4x4' URI Super Actinic VHO bulbs. When you get home build a canopy to hold everything and your good to go.

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    i agree but wouldnt bother with VHO's. HO T5's are the new way to go, much more efficient IMO. ATI make great bulbs for T5's.

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    Where's a good source of electrical paraphernalia in TO? We'll be staying near the Osgoode Subway Stn...
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    Oakville Reef Gallery should/could have the items you need. Its just a few minutes west down the QEW. Maybe abit far if you dont have a car. Give them an email or call and ask if they have what you want.

    579 Kerr St. Unit 2A Oakville
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    Thanks Dark
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