VIVOSUN Hydroponic 1000 Watt HPS MH Grow Light Air Cooled Reflector Kit - Easy to set up, High Stability & Compatibility ( Enhanced Version )
Vivosun Hydroponic 1000 Watt HPS MH Grow Light with the Air Cooled Reflector Kit is a reliable, easy to set up and use system perfect for the beginner grower. It's definite
You'll want to get ducting, an inline fan to help prevent the hood from over-heating. This is important with these types of products as if you don't care of them, they could overheat, and potentially even melt if not properly cared for.
Power cords are long with this product so an extension cord is not typically needed depending on how your grow is set up. This ballast is adjustable between several different modes which can allow you to test for optimal lighting.
When we tried using the product, we realized the hood is extremely sturdy. The ballast is heavy which means that the product doesn't feel cheap when you first receive it. You won't believe this, but the ballast actually blew out on us when we first received it. We actually just plugged it in the outlet and then it blew. To VIVOSUN's credit, they sent a replacement for free.
Buyers must peel off the inner blue protective film before using; 6" Air Cooled Reflector: Over 90% high reflectivity aluminum ensures soonest flourish of your plants
- 1000W Dimmable Ballst: Runs on 120~240V power supply, comes with 8ft 120V power cord, 150w/250w/400w/super lumens opotional
- HPS & MH Grow Light Bulbs: High PAR value (Photosynthetically Active Radiation), Superior quality & optimized spectrum to promote growth
- 7-Day Digital Timer: Dual outlets & Bright LCD display, up to 8 on/off separate program settings ( UL listed )
- 1/8" Rope Hanger (1 Pair): 8-ft long & 150lbs/pair weight capacity, solid braided polypropylene rope & reinforced metal internal gears to ensure top-safety
The light is a bit more intense than those with 3W chips, as this uses 5W LEDs instead – 88 of them. The optics are all jewel-quality glass focused at 90 degrees. In addition, it has two 15W UV-B tubes to enhance growth at the flowering stages. This panel runs cool and quiet with its built-in fans, and it comes with a 3-year warranty. California Lightworks is always a very well-recognized brand in the LED community, so you can't go wrong here.