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rahul
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Hi,

How long should i keep the UV bulb ON every day....

How long should i keep the basking light ON?

Thank you
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Rahul
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hi this is just what i do but the people who i bought the equipment from (my local pet store) said that the uvb light should be on about 6 hours a day andi leave my basking light on about 16 hours a day.. i turn it on when i wake up and off when i go to bed
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The amount of time tht there is light in the turts home should mimic how long the sun is out. This way they stay on a normal schedule. I have a timer on my lights so I can adjust the amount of time they are on for the seasons.
Bradleychris
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I have learned that 99% off the people in petstores are retarded and don\"t know ****
BeckDaPig
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Bradleychris wrote:
I have learned that 99% off the people in petstores are retarded and don\"t know ****

ROGER THAT.

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at least 12 hrs i guess. to simulate real outdoor environment
thats what we do
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