sBomb Single Point Light
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Brand new for 2018!! For folks who love shimmer and the clean look of a single point light on a gooseneck.
Comes in black standard. Allow 2 additional weeks.
The new sBomb is perfect for Nano to medium sized tanks, or use multiple units for larger tanks. Each light can cover up to a 24x24" area to depths of 30". At almost $100 less than other LED pendant lights, the sBomb has full 3 channel WiFi control. The gooseneck is also included. Our competitors make you pay extra for the gooseneck, and do not offer WiFi at all.
The Power pack is separate! Why? Several reasons.
1. No additional heat added to the tank.
2. No moisture from the tank added to electronics.
3. Light itself is lighter, allowing use on smaller tanks or more hanging options.
4. More room for larger higher quality drivers. Placing drivers into the light would force a compromise on quality or power.
So what makes this spectrum so great, besides the great aesthetics it provides?
Simple, where lights use a shotgun method approach, loading in as many different diodes as possible, hoping to hit the right wavelengths, we instead, as seen below, hit all of the key photosynthesis points hard. No wasted energy in wavelengths that do not benefit coral growth and color.
The cross point of Chlorophyll A and C is 447nm, that is where Zooxanthallae are most efficient. We hit it very hard. Also note 420nm is where Chlorophyll A peaks and we hit that hard as well. We have more 420nm than any other black box. Also note 420nm is a trigger wavelength that tricks corals into thinking they are in shallower water, resulting in development of more protective pigment "Color". Note we don't hit the 470nm peak of Chlorophyll C as hard, there is a valid reason for this. Chlorophyll C saturates at a lower photon energy, and has a much lower density in most typical corals than Chlorophyll A. This means adding more energy there adds no value after a point. Instead we do something no other black box lights do, we hit the secondary absorption point of the cartenoids present in the Chloroplast hard. The cartenoids absorb the 490nm wavelength and convert the energy into a source the chloroplast can better use. The Cartenoid Peridinin is present in higher concentration than Chlorophyll C as well. We also hit the 660nm peaks of Chlorophyll A&C. Finally we have 395nm True UV, which not only adds to coral flourescence, but development of protective color pigments by again tricking the coral into thinking it's in shallower water. The issue with true UVs though is that the UV actually destroys the lens over time. We have solved this problem by finding a better quality diode with a silica lens instead of plastic. Makes for a little more expensive diode, but it will last more than the 1 year max you get out of a typical plastic lens. For our white channel, we have just enough green and yellow for aesthetics, with the bulk of diodes in the 14K range. We also have 20K diodes, something no other black box has. This provides for a crisp white with hints of blue.
That means our light provides more PUR than typical pendant style lights, while helping to provide coral coloration only possible with T5s before.
Not all lights are created equal! We will put our growth rates and coral color up against any LED, even the trendy high priced fixtures. Add to that quieter fans that have higher CFM for cooler operating temperatures and longer diode life, heavy duty gooseneck and hanging kit, and finally a 2 YEAR USA WARRANTY!! All for much less than other premium lights.