Been using the new Vanquish 630w CMH light and am loving it so far! Anyone else have any experience with this light or cmh in general?
Fellow Ohio grower here. I use the 315w 3000k version
@HornHead I will be switch to the 3200k when I switch to flower
I have been using CMH as well for years. Nanolux 315, SolisTek c1 315, Sunburst 315, Phantom 315 all cmh are what im currently using . use both Phillips brand bulbs 3100k, as well as SolisTek bulbs 3200k and 4200k. Will be upgrading to a set of Eye Hortilux 315 CMH to see what they bring to the table, there supposedly to be a 1 of a kind CMH bulb that no one else can offer.
I’m a huge fan of hortilux. Y wouldnt u run a chps for flowering?
@Killadruid what is chps
Are you directing this comment towards me? If so i, eventually i want to try CHPS, but for now i have CMH for veg, and Double Ended Hps for bloom. Looking to upgrade to the CHPS 600w kit with big reflectors. Maybe run in conjunction with double ended hps
It’s ceramic high pressure sodium. I had to look it up myself
You and @Rickandbobbyd was jw if any of u tried it yet. I know hortilux dells a nice 600w setup
I havent had the pleasure, but have plans to upgrade in the near future. For now i just use all CMH and hps/led. @Killadruid
How are you liking the Vanquish?
I have been running cmh for a few years and I love them, I am also running the hortilux chps and think it is a great bulb
@Gardenguy 2nd time flowering with my vivosun 315w cmh, first time I had heat issues and plant hermid on me. Just wondering what the best height for flower is. Thanks
I use a 630 watt cmh set up so does @Hogmaster
I run Phillips bulbs at 3100k
I really like the way the plants react to the cmh
I veg under led and use the cmh in my flower room
@HornHead I keep my cmh around 2 feet from my plants my chps is in a air cooled hood
15 days of veg under my new light… Am loving the results!! Here’s an updated picture taken this morning.
I forgot to mention that I switched from the FloraNova to the floraSeries and am getting good results
What kind of reflective material are you using, looks sturdy.