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How many watts does a 29 gallon planted tank need?

How many watts does a 29 gallon planted tank need?

A good basic rule to follow is to provide 1 to 2 watts of lighting per gallon for fish-only aquariums, 2 to 5 watts per gallon for freshwater planted aquariums, and 4 to 8 watts per gallon for reef aquariums.

What size hood do I need for a 20 gallon high tank?

20 gallon aquarium hood We recommend a hood with a built in LED light like this Amazon Choice from Marineland. The 24″ x 12″ is perfect for a regular size 20 gallon fish tank. The 30″ x 12″ is fits a 20 gallon long fish tank.

Are LED aquarium lights good for fish?

LED aquarium lights are good for almost all the fish in the aquarium hobby as well as low for medium light aquarium plants. However, most of the LED aquarium lights are not good for very light-demanding aquarium plants. So if you’re keeping such plants in your tank then LED aquarium lights may not be for you.

What watt heater do I need for a 29 gallon aquarium?

100 watts
For example, if you have a 29-gallon tank under those conditions, the suggested heater size is 100 watts. However, if your home is on the colder side at 65°F and you need to raise the water temperature by 15 degrees, then consider adding a second heater.

How many lumens do I need for planted aquarium?

That all depends upon which plants you have chosen for your aquarium. If you have chosen nothing but “Easy” plants, 10-20 lumen (0.25 to 0.5 watts) per litre is adequate. For “Medium” plants, we recommend 20-40 lumen (0.5 to 1 watts) per litre, while “Advanced” plants require more than 40 lumens (1 watt) per litre.

How long is a 29 gallon fish tank?

30″ x 12″ x 18″

20 gallon High 24″ x 12″ x 16″ 225 lbs
20 gallon Long 30″ x 12″ x 12″ 225 lbs
25 gallon 24″ x 12″ x 20″ 282 lbs
29 gallon 30″ x 12″ x 18″ 330 lbs

What are the dimensions of a 29 gallon fish tank?

Mid-Sized Aquariums

Medium Aquariums
Tank Size L x W x H Filled Weight
25-gallon 24″ x 12″ x 20″ 282 lbs.
29-gallon 30″ x 12″ x 18″ 330 lbs.
30-gallon (breeder) 36″ x 18″ x 12″ 348 lbs.

How long does it take to cycle a 29 gallon tank?

six to eight weeks
Just give the tank time. The cycling process usually takes six to eight weeks. After about eight weeks, your ammonia and Nitrite levels should be acceptable (about trace levels), and you can add more fish. Do not add more fish until the ammonia and Nitrite levels have both dropped.