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do HIDs put off much heat

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Old 02-04-2009, 03:26 AM
HID HID is offline
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Default do HIDs put off much heat

do HIDs put off much heat, and are they practical for small spaces? will homeys depot carry them, and what do i ask for?

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Old 02-04-2009, 03:27 AM
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Yes a lot. I use an enclosed light hood with a blower to suck the heat out of the grow room.
250 W. or less may be OK with small spaces but any light will put out heat and need venting.

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