Tri-phosphor tubes vs Multi-phosphor tubes ?

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Tri-phosphor tubes vs Multi-phosphor tubes ?

by roarke » Sun Aug 07, 2011 5:55 pm

I read on the internet that the difference is only quality, energy efficiency, price and other things. They both have 6500k. Other reasons one should by one or the other ?

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Re: Tri-phosphor tubes vs Multi-phosphor tubes ?

by SnapSnapIOM » Mon Aug 08, 2011 8:05 am

Tri means it uses 3 colours of the spectrum so am guess Multi uses more of the spectrum

I would go for the Tri at 6500k because you dont need any red (which is used in flowering plants)

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Re: Tri-phosphor tubes vs Multi-phosphor tubes ?

by roarke » Mon Aug 08, 2011 9:24 pm

It helped !


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