Part two in our series on Tank Automation covers technology for lighting and automation of light. This article will try to help you with information on how to turn on and off tank lights without intervention and some capabilities and drawbacks to some methods.
Looking for easier ways of managing your fish tank? Look here for the introduction to a series of articles with information about sensors, timers, and other ways of monitoring your fish tank for daily or vacation needs. *This article discusses general ideas of automation only for those curious of what automation means to an aquarium. Those even lightly experienced with automation should continue to the next article*