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LED Reef & Planted Tank Aquarium Lights
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This section features LED lights that are appropriate for reef tanks and planted tanks. These lights tend to be high end light with relatively high wattages and prices. We also carry lower wattage aquarium LED lights for fish only tanks, moonlights and accent lighting in the LED Aquarium Lighting section.

Useful Links (to help choose the best aquarium light for your situation):
Article on LED Reef & Planted Tank Aquarium Lighting (bottom of page)
Reef Aquarium Hood Lighting Chart
Planted & Fish Only Tank Lighting Chart
LED Reef Lights:
AquaticLife Edge
LED Reef Lights:
AquaticLife Halo
The new AquaticLife Edge & Edge REEF LED Sunrise + Sunset Functions enable the LEDs to be easily programmed to slowly turn on or off in 10 minute increments over a two-hour period of time, thereby creating a variety of different Sunrise and Sunset effects.
The AquaticLife HALO LED Reef Aquarium Light Fixtures come in either the controllable MX80 or non-controllable M80 versions—both powerful enough for hard corals in tanks up to 24 inches deep. The Aquatic Life HALO LED fixtures' color and light intensity are easily adjusted with the simple turn of a dial (or controller with the MX80).
LED Reef Lights:
AquaticLife High Wattage
LED Reef Lights:
AquaticLife T5/LED Hybrid
The AquaticLife 3 Watt LED Expert Series Light Fixtures uses American-Made Cree LED's driven to produce high PAR with low energy consumption. The light can easily be adjusted to adapt to a changing tank environment by programming up to three independent 24 hour light cycles. 3 Watt Cree LEDs ((8) White, (8) Blue, (6) Royal Blue, (2) Red)
The AquaticLife T5/HO Hybrid Light w/ Mounting System for LED Lights is the lighting solution the industry has been begging for—a T5/HO light with a housing for a variety of high end pendant LEDs. The 24, 36" and 48" Lights include two T5/HO lights and brackets for AI, Kessil 350/360 and EcoTech pendant LED lights in the middle. Neither the LEDs or the T5 lamps are included.
LED Reef Lights:
AquaTop SkyLED
LED Reef Lights:
Coralife LED Aqualight
The AquaTop SkyLEDs feature adjustable leg mounts, fanless operation for pin-drop silence, a protective splash guard and an extra long power cord for setup flexibility. There are versions for both reef aquariums and planted tanks.
The Coralife LED Aqualight features innovative LED Tri-Lamps, directional lunar blue LEDs, a three power cord system and cooling fans all in a sleek design. The interchangeable LED Tri-Lamps give each user the ability to increase light intensity and create customized light color combinations to sustain any thriving freshwater, reef or saltwater environment. Available in 24", 30", 36" and 48" lengths.
LED Reef Lights:
Fluval Sea Halo
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LED Reef Lights:
Fluval Sea Marine & Reef 2.0

The Fluval Sea Halo High Output Saltwater Nano LED Light is designed to support and grow healthy and vibrant corals in marine & reef nano tank environments.

With 6 unique LEDs, the German-engineered Fluval Sea Marine & Reef 2.0 LED Light provides your corals full spectrum exposure for vibrant growth, color and health.
LED Reef Lights:
Giesemann Aurora-Hybrid LED/T5 Fixture
LED Reef Lights:
Giesemann VERVvE
Giesemann’s brand new Aurora-Hybrid LED/T5 Fixtures are the ultimate aquatic lighting fixtures. No more hot-spots or shaded coral branches. This fixture greatly reduced the risk of localized bleaching under high intensity focal points. Corals under the Aurora are literally bathed in light from a wide range of overlapping angles. 0-100% dimmable T-5 lamps controllable via Bluetooth. 0-100% fully controllable multi-channel LED boards via Bluetooth.
The Giesemann VERVvE LED Aquarium Light is an elegantly crafted full-spectrum lighting fixture with unmatched performance, unprecedented control and full customization. The VerVvE PLUS features wireless Bluetooth communication.
LED Reef Lights:
JBJ Orion SL-Series
LED Reef Lights:
JBJ Unibody & Pacifica
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The JBJ Orion Aquarium LED Lights feature high intensity Blues, Royal Blues, Cool White CREE XT-L LEDs, and UV-Semi LEDs that are appropriate for reef aquariums. With a 1” tall X 6” wide fan cooled die-cast aluminum casing these light have a sleek, stylish contemporary profile. The lights come in 16.25", 23.5" and  32.67" lengths with legs sets that expand to accommodate 24", 30", 36" and 48" tanks. The 120 degree optics allows the SL-Series to radiate the LEDs without dark spots or shadowing.
The JBJ Unibody 54 Watt Advanced LED Aquarium Lighting System features blue and white LEDs that can be independently dimmed and is contained in a low profile aluminum housing
LED Reef Lights:
Kessil AP700, A80, A160WE, A360NE & A360WE
LED Reef Lights:
Kessil AP700

We highly recommend the Kessil AP700, A150W, Kessil A160WE (Tuna Sun & Tuna Blue), Kessil A360WE and Kessil A360NE Series LED Light Fixtures and the Kessil Spectral Controller. The Kessil lights are the premium compact, clamp-mounted LED reef aquarium lights on the market.

The Kessil AP700 leverages the technology of Kessil's award-winning pendant lights and expands it into a larger, 185-watt panel platform. With two 60-LED chip arrays, the AP700 delivers up to 4 feet of coverage. This powerhouse is also equipped with built-in WiFi for even greater control and customization.
LED Reef Lights:
Kessil Refugium Grow Lights
LED Reef Lights:
Lifegard Aquatics Power-3 High Output Reef LED Lights
Kessil LED Refugium Grow Lights are horticultural lights fine tuned for photosynthesis. They use the same platform as the Kessil aquarium lights. There are no white LEDs in the Kessil Refugium Grow Lights, just blues and red in the right proportion to stimulate the chlorophyll of plants, be it plant clones from a garden, or marine plants. So if you’ve got a little macroalgae or turf algae scrubber, the pinkish light should fuel the most growth and export the most nutrients of any comparable white refugium light.
The Lifegard Aquatics Power-3 High Output Reef LED Lights are designed for reef systems. The high output (14000K) LED’s deliver full spectrum and light intensity capable of supporting reefs. The unique design and shape of the LED focuses all light inside the aquarium where it is needed. Sizes from 18” up to 48”.
LED Reef Lights:
Marineland Reef LED Strip Lights
LED Reef Lights:
Maxspect Ethereal
The Marineland Reef LED Strip Lights have the equivalent output of 2 lamp T5 HO lights and are appropriate for soft corals and live rock. They include a built-in timer.
The Maxspect Ethereal is a full spectrum modular lighting fixture with 5 independently controlled color channels and enough performance to fulfill the needs of even the most demanding corals. Multiple units can be linked together to work as one and can be easily controlled wirelessly via PC, mobile iOS or Android devices. To control the light you will need to purchase at least one of the Maxspect Ethereal 130w + ICV6 LED Light Bundle Packages. This includes the Maxspect ICV6 Integrated Controller. Subsequent LED lights can be the Maxspect Ethereal 130w LED Light Slave, which will utilize the same ICV6 Integrated Controller.
LED Reef Lights:
Maxspect Razor R420R
LED Reef Lights:
TrueLumen Pro Series LED Striplights SALE!!
Built with a slim and low profile body, the Maxspect Razor R420R LED Lighting Systems are designed to seamlessly merge into your living area with elegance. The R420R comes with both pendant mount hanging kit as well as tank-top mounting frame, whichever suits you better. Available in 10.5", 20.5", 27" & 43.5" lengths and 8000K, 10000K & 16000K color temps. Includes built-in 2 channel controller.
The TrueLumen Pro Series LED Striplights come in four lengths (12", 24", 36" & 48"), and in three color temperatures. Using multiple TrueLumen Pro Series LED Striplights you can support corals. The 60 Watt Power Supply is purchased separately and each Power Supply can support multiple Striplights.
LED Reef Lights:
Wave Point High Output
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LED Reef Lights:
WavePoint Micro Sun High Output SALE!!
The Wave Point LED High Output Light Strips can be used as a fixture using the included housing and mounting legs or as a retrofit using the included retrofit hardware. The marine version comes with a combination of Super Blue and 10,000K LEDs and the freshwater comes with 6,500K daylight LEDs.
The WavePoint Micro Sun High Output Clamp Lights come in three colors: Super Blue, 50/50, Daylight. They come in as either a 6" 8-Watt light 12" 16-Watt light. These lights are a good choice for small nano tanks with soft corals.
Planted Tank Lights:
Fluval Aura
Planted Tank Lights:
Fluval Fresh & Plant 2.0
The Fluval Aura High Output Freshwater Nano LED Light features new compact LED technology, providing powerful and efficient performance to help support and grow thick, lush plants in freshwater tank environments.
With 5 unique LEDs, the German-engineered Fluval Sea Fresh & Plant 2.0 LED Light provides your plants full spectrum exposure for vibrant growth, color and health.
Planted Tank Lights:
Lifegard Aquatics Ultra Slim Plant
Parts/Lamps:
AquaticLife
The Lifegard Aquatics Ultra Slim Plant LED Lights feature a combination of 6500K white LEDs and red LEDs that deliver full spectrum lighting for underwater plant growth.


Parts/Lamps:
Coralife LED Aqualight
Parts:
Current USA Orbit LED Lights


We carry the Wireless Remote and Transformer for the Current USA Orbit LED Lights.

Parts:
Fluval 2.0 LED Lights
Parts:
Kessil LED Aquarium Lights
We carry the replacement power supplies for Fluval 2.0 Fresh & Plant and Fluval 2.0 Marine & Reef LED Lights.
We carry replacement power supplies for Kessil Aquarium LED Lights.
Parts:
Lifegard LED Aquarium Lights
Parts:
Marineland Reef Capable LED Lights
We carry the replacement power supplies for all Lifegard Aquatics LED Lights.
We carry Transformers for the Marineland Reef Capable and Aquatic Plant LED Lights.
Parts:
Maxspect Razor LED Lights
Parts:
WavePoint LED Lights
We carry replacement Power Supplies, Mounting Kits and Suspension Kits for Maxspect Razor R420R LED Lighting Systems.
We carry replacement Power Supplies for the WavePoint Micro Sun High Output LED Clamp Lights

LED Reef & Planted Tank Lighting General Info
We carry a variety of LED reef aquarium lights (as well as many lights that combine T5, compact fluorescent and metal halide bulbs with LEDs in a single fixture).

For reef tanks we carry the Kessil, AquaticLife HALO, JBJ Orion SL-Series, Maxspect R420R, and the AquaTop SkyLED.. These lights can all support corals. The find an appropriate light for your specific tank size and corals visit our Reef Aquarium Hood Lighting Chart.

For planted tanks we have the Kessil Amazon Sun (6,700K) A150W, Kessil A360WE Wide Angle Dimmable Aquarium CONTROLLER READY Tuna Sun Freshwater 90 Watt LED (New E Series) and the AquaTop SkyLED Aquarium Light For Planted Tanks.

For fish only tanks, moonlights and accent lights please visit the LED Aquarium Lighting section.

LED reef lighting fixtures can be a great investment. Although the up front cost may be high, the lights will save you money in the long run because:
  1. You will not need to replace the bulbs
  2. These LED fixtures produce much less heat than T5, compact fluorescent and metal halide fixtures. You may still need a chiller with LEDs if the room your aquarium is in is hot, but the LEDs will add very little heat and will not be the reason you need a chiller.
  3. LEDs use much less electricity than T5, compact fluorescent and metal halide fixtures. The Kessil A150W lights only use 20% as much electricity as a metal halide with the same output.
Each of these LED reef lighting fixtures are very unique. Some are fixtures that run the length of the tank and have mounting legs, much like the populat T5 & compact fluorescent lights. Some fixtures have built in timers. Some fixtures mount to the back of the tank or can easily be hung from the ceiling or from the underside of a canopy. Some of these reef LED lights have sophisticated timers. Below is a chart that shows the styles and lengths available from each manufacturer.

Light Style Lengths Timer/Controller
AquaticLife Edge
  • High end, high wattage fish-only tank light
  • Fixture
24", 36", 48" Yes, sunrise and sunset functions and independent control
AquaticLife HALO LED Reef Lights
  • For reef tanks
  • Fixture
NA MX80, Yes
AquaTop SkyLED
  • Versions for both reef and planted tanks
  • Fixture
24", 36", 48" No
Coralife LED Aqualight
  • For reef tanks
  • Fixture
24", 30", 36", 48" No
JBJ Orion SL-Series LED Lights
  • For reef tanks
16.25", 23.5" & 32.67" Yes
Kessil AP700, A350, A360N & A360WE LED Reef Lights
  • For reef tanks, Amazon Sun & Tuna Sun for planted tanks. The AP700 can be set for reef or planted tanks.
  • Clamp-on Back using Gooseneck (purchased separately). Can be easily hung or retrofitted into a canopy.
NA Purchased separately for the A160WE, A360NE & A360WE. Basic controller built in to the AP700. Greater control through iPad.
Maxspect R420R
  • For reef tanks
  • Clamp-on Back (10.5")
  • Fixture (all others)
10.5", 20.5, 27", 43.5" Yes
WavePoint Micro Sun High Output LED Reef Lights
  • For reef tanks
  • Clamp-on Back
6" & 12"
No
WavePoint High Output LED Reef Fixtures
  • For reef tanks
  • Fixture
24", 36", 48" No