- PAR38 Daylight Reef LED Light - RapidLED
PAR38 LED Bulbs are very simple and easy to implement LED lights that will screw into traditional light sockets. RapidLED produces their PAR38 bulbs with the latest Cree XT-E and XP-G LEDs using only 19 watts makes this light a great all around light for pico reef tanks with an overall spectrum of around 17,000K.
Actinic PAR38 Bulb
- 6 Royal Blue XT-E LED's
- 2 Neutral White LED's
- 2 UV LED's
- Screws directly into standard lamp sockets (E26/E27)
- Dimmable with Triac
- Power Consumption - 19w
- Suggested Spread - 12" x 12" area
If you have a nano or pico tank with a fairly small footprint the RapidLED PAR38 lights are perfect for your tank. PAR38 lamps can either be the main light source or be an accent to a larger light.
Actinic PAR38 - Great for adding that extra pop to your corals you will not normally see during daylight hours. Spectrum range from 420nm to 480nm
Daylight Reef PAR38 - Awesome daylight LED light for pico reef tanks. Emits a 17,000 K - 20,000 K spectrum which will allow your corals to grow fast and healthy with great coloration.
Refugium PAR38 - Producing roughly 10,000 K spectrum that will efficiently grow macroalgae and other types of plants. This light can also be used on freshwater tanks.
Note: We highly recommend using these lights in a well ventelated area for the maximum lifespan.
Note: UV LED's are not XP-E or XP-G
Amazing light and awesome customer service By Alejandro on 7/23/2018Alejandro would recommend this product to a friendNew to reef keeping and I bought this light for my 10 gallon nano reef aquarium (12x12x15 inches) Has a really nice purple hue to it and it makes the tank look awesome with the corals and clown. The first light I bought came in defective and RapidLed Customer service replaced it for me fast and hassle free. So far I’m very impressed and the tank has been happy and thriving for about a month now. I would definitely recommend
Very Nice light By Jeremiah on 11/7/2017Jeremiah would recommend this product to a friendI'm using this on a mixed 5L pico tank at about 50%. Corals love it. Got a Lowes lamp dimmer for this, and have flicker anywhere under 50%, not the light's fault. So I do wish BRS or Rapid would sell a gooseneck with a dimmer.. but alas... The light itself though does not get hot puts out a nice almost light lavender over all color. I'd get another one in a heartbeat.
Nice lights but don't last By TLR on 5/25/2017TLR wouldn't recommend this product to a friendBought two of these 8 months ago. Corals loved the lights and I was very happy with them until one died today. Not just one LED but the whole lamp simply clicked off. These are in an open air environment in an open fixture. There should be no over heating issues. A lot of money to have go so soon.
very nice By saltchip on 5/7/2016saltchip would recommend this product to a friendI have very happy with this light. Nice color etc. I have it on a 20 high. There are not any sps in that tank. I plan to try one though. The dimmer I purchased is a Lutron credenza for cfl and led lights. from A big box store. It is pretty long like an extension cord and works well. No flicker. The light has an 80 degree angle. I will buy another.
Great light! By JeffL on 4/28/2016JeffL would recommend this product to a friendThis was the perfect light for my 10g tank, super easy to install and use. Had an old light fixture from Target that I repurposed and just took the lamp shade off of. Wife thinks it looks great as well!
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Will a kessil a series mounting arm work on this?
This is URGENT!
I am interested in using these in my large reef application. 46x46x24. How many would be appropriate for leather and lps?
Does this light have the 60 or 80 degree lenses?
This will come with 80 degree lenses. Feel free to let us know if you have any further questions!
What is the actual watts emitting from this bulb?
What is the min. high above the water line for this bulb?
What is the nm on the 2 UV's?
This bulb will run at 19 watts. Above the water line for best spread will be 6-7 inches. The nm rating of the UV LEDs is 400-410. Feel free to let us know if you have any further questions!
Hi I purchased this light for a 5 gallon and it's like 8-10 inches deep and I have the light about ten inches above the top of the water. How high should it be. Will it grow sps coral? And the triac dimmer I can't figure out what it is and can't find a reputable website to buy from. Do I need a triac dimmer?
Your owners manual for this rapid led is showing a kessil light. Is there one that goes with it
It appears as if the link was placed on the wrong product page. We will resolve this quickly. Currently there is not a manual for the PAR 38 bulbs, They are intended for use with standard light bulb sockets. Feel free to let us know if you have any further questions!
What are the actual dimensions of the bulb?
The diameter will be 4 5/8" and the height is 5". Feel free to let us know if you have any further questions!