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Old 05-26-2010, 07:30 PM
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Originally Posted by ming View Post
I personally like torches because of the long wavy tentacles, but that might not work so well with a tiny tank

This is the main reason why I don't have any Torches in my tank. They can and do send out some very long tentacles, which can sting out corals.
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Old 05-26-2010, 08:01 PM
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I've heard/read they can sting up to 8 inches out, but I don't have any personal experience with that happening.

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Old 05-27-2010, 01:04 AM
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The maximum extension that my torch has from its base is probably 3-4 inches or so, but I think it really depends on the torch.
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Old 05-27-2010, 09:21 AM
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it depends on the torch/ light and flow mine is in nice medium flow and trust me it reach the full 8" it killed a large xenia colony i had growing and some yumas that had been throw some rought times in my tank ...not that i miss those coral they grow like crazy for me
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