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UVB LIGHTING

Reptisun 5.0

Tests at the Boston University SchoolReptisun 5.0 of Medicine show that Zoo Med's Reptisun 5.0 UVB and Iguana Light 5.0 UVB bulbs induce 7-DHC conversion to Pre-vitamin D3 at a rate 23 times greater than the next leading UVB reptile bulb!
Wavelength penetrates a full 10-12" from bulb's surface. Bulbs last a minimum of one year before diminishing wavelength. (Replace Bulb at 1 to 1 1/2 years.)

Zoo Med ReptiSun 5.0 Compact UV Fluorescent Bulbs are here! Get the quality of Zoo Med’s ReptiSun linear fluorescents with a new threaded base that fits into any standard clamp-lamp; no separate Reptisun 5.0 Compact Fluorescent

ballast to buy!

Ideal for all Tropical Species of Reptiles & Amphibians.
5% UVB Output
30% UVA Output
Full Spectrum
ReptiSun 26 Watts = 130 Watts of Standard Incadescent Light

These energy efficient (26 watt) lamps are available with standard 5.0 UVB output. Provide the UVB your reptiles need with long lasting, cool burning ReptiSun 5.0.

(DESCRIPTIONS FROM THE ZOO-MED WEBSITE) 

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This is THE preferred UVB light by most chamowners.


HEAT SOURCES

 

Zoo Med infrared heat lamp - Link opens in a new pop-up window

This Zoo Med infrared nocturnal heat lamp shows a Jackson's chameleon under the heat. Nearly all chameleon species INCLUDING Jackson's DO NOT need night heat. They require a night time temperature drop of up to 20F.

 

 

Clamp light - Link opens in a new pop-up window

 

A simple clamp light with the correct bulb (60-100 watt depending on distance and cage size) should be sufficient to produce the required temps. The basking area is usually around 100F with cooler areas as low as 80F.  Cage design and species will determine the requirements.

 


ACTIVE UV HEAT LAMP

Product Description
Benefits you and your Reptile will realize immediately. *Proven to increase appetite *Saves you money: by combining FLUORESCENT and HEAT lamps in active UVB light - Link opens in a new pop-up windowONE *Easy to use: screws into a standard socket. Self Ballasted. *Project UVA & UVB 1 to 6 feet. *Veterinarian tested effective. Restores Vitamin D3 levels in the blood like no other lamp.

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Trex Active Uv Heat Bulb 150w FloodLink will open in a new window.

 


 Digital timer - Link opens in a new pop-up windowTIMERS AND THERMOMETERS

Digital hygrometer - Link opens in a new pop-up windowThese are  MUST HAVE items. Cheap timers like the one on the left work great for most uses. I use the digital timer on the bottom for my misting system. it is more accurate on short cheap timer - Link opens in a new pop-up windowtimes (4 - 5 minutes). The others do great for turning lights and humidifiers off and on .The thermometer pictured on the bottom is a Radio Shack model. I have seen similar products in Wal-mart for $15.00. It gives you humidity and two temperature readings PLUS it stores the high and low, which is great for long term monitoring. Well worth the extra money go to Wal-mart, Home Depot, or Radio Shack to purchase.

 


Some Product Links

 Zoo Med ReptiSun Compact Fluorescent UVB LampLink will open in a new window.

 Zoo Med ReptiSun Compact Fluorescent UVB LampLink will open in a new window.

 Reptisun 10.0 High Output UVB Lamp - 48 in.Link will open in a new window.

 Reptisun 10.0 High Output UVB Lamp - 24 in.Link will open in a new window.

Fluker's Digital Thermometer / HygrometerLink will open in a new window.

 Zoo Med Reptile Lamp StandLink will open in a new window.

 Zoo Med Economy Clamp Lamp for ReptilesLink will open in a new window.

 Zoo Med Reptisun 5.0 Ultraviolet Flourescent Bulb 36inLink will open in a new window.

 PET LIGHT BULB MERCURY VAPOR 100 WATT R30 FLOOD SOLAR BRITE REPTILE LAMPLink will open in a new window.

 Maverick Remote-Check ET-7 Wireless Thermometer with 2 ProbesLink will open in a new window.

 KINTREX Clear Temp IRT0421 Non-Contact Infrared Thermometer with LaserLink will open in a new window.

 Super Accurate Adjustable Round Digital HygrometerLink will open in a new window.

 Timex TX5170 Indoor/Outdoor Thermometer with Indoor Hygrometer and ClockLink will open in a new window.

 T-REX ACTIVE UV HEAT LAMP 100WT FLOODLink will open in a new window.  

 

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