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Dash 08-08-2019 03:19 AM

LED lights / par meter help
 
I have 2 SB Reef lights, which are from a Florida-based company. One of the lights had issues last year, and now the second one is going through the same thing. Long story short, the moonlight mode shows a clear dimming, and the company is willing to address this (lights still under warranty).

Difference under moonlights..
https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/...efaaff2a_c.jpg

However, I worry that the moonlights are not the only ones failing. However, you can't tell the difference with the naked eye. I'm hoping I can test the lights with a PAR meter? Is there anyone out there with one I can borrow or rent? I wonder if JL rents them out (I think BRS does?)

Thanks for any help on this.

DKoKoMan 08-08-2019 03:50 AM

Does it always happen? If you unplug and plug back in are the moonlights still not the same? I have never used a par meter and none of the LFS rent them out here. That being said J&L is pretty progressive and may mimic BRS rental.

Dash 08-08-2019 04:44 AM

Nope, there's definitely someone wrong with them, had similar issue with other set of lights. Sigh... :neutral:

Piscez 08-08-2019 04:02 PM

J&L have a loaner

Dash 08-08-2019 04:15 PM

Quote:

Originally Posted by Piscez (Post 1037688)
J&L have a loaner

Thanks - might check that out


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