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    Senior Member Toooloud's Avatar
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    Lighting switcher?

    Ok..


    So right now i only have a single 110 watt electronic ballast that i run my 1 VHO bulb that i have now..

    So what im looking to do is this..

    Hook up 2 VHOS.. 1 aquasun and 1 super actinic to the same ballast.. but then have a timmer setup so that at 8am my Actinic turns on.. then 10am it switches sets of endcaps to the aquasun.. then 5pm switches back then 7pm turns off!

    IS there a way?

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    switching

    honestly, by the time your figure that kind of wiring out and get the switches[relays] you could buy a work horse ballast and run 3 or 4 lamps. Ask Ivan here as I believe he has them and there apperently great! and cheap.

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    I'd second that motion, the relays, sockets, timers etc will cost you close to the price of a WorkHorse ballast.

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    Senior Member Toooloud's Avatar
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    alright thats what i thought..

    next question....


    How many 4 foot VHO bulbs can 1 WH7 run? Just 2 right?

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    yup... I have them running 2x 4 foot bulbs

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