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HID Bulbs & Electric Ballast For Growing Cannabis

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Depending on where you live in the world, electric ballast systems with 120 volt systems are most common in North America while 240 volt systems are most common in Europe, Australia, and New Zealand. If you are able to utilize 240-volt ballasts for your indoor growing lights, these systems operate at a higher efficiency than…

*Learn* Your Marijuana Growing Ballasts

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A ballast is a device that regulates specific starting requirements and line voltages for a specific HID (High-Intensity Discharge) lamp. There are many brands of ballasts in the marketplace yet there are only two (2) main types of ballasts for marijuana growing. Ballasts can be either magnetic ballasts which use transformer coils or they can be…