Nanobox Hybrid Review and PAR Analysis

Introduction As mentioned in my previous post outlining my new reef tank build, the light was one of the things I stressed out over the most.  At the most basic level I knew I wanted to keep SPS primarily, and that I also wanted a hybrid LED/T-5 fixture.  I also knew I would be using a canopy above the tank so whatever light I chose would need to fit inside the canopy, which forced me to exclude most 36″ length fixtures as I did not want to have to squeeze something under the canopy and have it just barely fit.  Coming back into the hobby after over 5 years of not keeping up with the latest technologies forced me to do a lot of research regarding LED technology because when I was last involved in the hobby LED fixtures were not commonly being used.  After a lot of internal debate […]

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