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How does the Sol compare to metal halide?

We have users that have replaced metal halide fixtures with our LED modules as low as 150W up to 400W with great success. The specific answer to this question relates to: peak intensity, light spread, and power consumption. We don’t claim to replace a 400W metal halide with a single module System - we can compare peak intensity at water depth, however when looking at intensity over an area, the 400W MH will produce a much higher average value. For this application, two modules per halide is recommended. When comparing to a 150W-250W MH the spread and intensity are more comparable. Note that in all of these applications, the power consumption of the AI System is significantly less than its replacement.

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