Ice Cap Electronic Ballasts operate various types of fluorescent lamps including standard, HO and VHO. These ballasts are energy efficient so they run cooler and extend the lamp life.
This IceCap ballast can run 1 to 4 lamps totaling12 feet of fluorescent lamps that are either VHO (1500 MA), HO (800MA) or STANDARD (425 MA), with lamp lengths 2' to 6' (NOT EXCEEDING THE MAXIMUM WATTAGE) between 40-240 watts. Soft start and high frequency operation prolongs lamp life and increases light output of non-VHO lamps. Can even be used with PC bulbs. IceCap's VHO ballasts come with a three year warranty and are repairable. Weighing less than 1 1/2 lbs they run cool and silent. Pays for itself in lower electric bills and money saved on new lamps.
Fish Tanks Direct Specializes in Acrylic Aquariums delivered right from the factory floor. Save thousands of dollars off of your next custom acrylic aquarium by shopping with us. We have been in the Fish Tanks industry for over 20 years and we have knowledgeable staff that will be happy to pick out the perfect acrylic aquarium for your home. Don't forget to shop by shape! We have a wide assortment of shapes that you can choose from which come in many of the popular sizes. Our customized fish tanks do not come with stand or canopy so you will have to order them separately. Many of the wood stains are minwax colors so check your local hardware store to see the actual color as the web can distort the actual color.
We also carry a full line of filters for your aquarium. We can perfectly match your aquarium up with a powerful protein skimmer and or canister filter. It is critical that you have proper filtration when purchasing your acrylic fish tank. Advanced hobbyists can take advantage of our low cost aquarium chillers. We have better brands at a lower price than many of our competitors. Need clean water? Passionate about getting rid of parasites? We carry Reverse Osmosis systems, UV sterilizers, and Ozonizers to fit any application. Simply ask one of our helpful staff members to help you out.