Type Of Lamp (ballast in parenthesis) 
Area Light Will Cover By Itself 
Area Light Will Cover With Sublight 
Cost per 16 Hour Day @ 5 cents per KWH 
Light Spectrum 
Light Is Best Suited For 
Metal Halide, MS (MH) 
175 Watt 
250 Watt 
400 Watt 
1000 Watt 


2ft. x 2ft. (4 sq. ft.) 
3ft. x 3ft. (9 sq. ft.) 
5ft. x 5ft. (25 sq. ft.) 
8ft. x 8ft. (64 sq. ft.) 


3ft. x 3ft. (9 sq. ft.) 
5ft. x 5ft. (25 sq. ft.) 
8ft. x 8ft. (64 sq. ft.) 
12ft. x 12ft. (144 sq. ft.) 


Metal Halide is high in blue light, MS is also high in blue with a 30% boost in orange/red with more lumen output 

MH: vegatative growth MS: vegatative growth with some flowering 

Full Spectrum Daylight (MH) 
250 Watt 
400 Watt 
1000 Watt 


3ft. x 3ft. (9 sq. ft.) 
5ft. x 5ft. (25 sq. ft.) 
8ft. x 8ft. (64 sq. ft.) 


5ft. x 5ft. (25 sq. ft.) 
8ft. x 8ft. (64 sq. ft.) 
12ft. x 12ft. (144 sq. ft.) 


Very high in blue/orange/red. A full spectrum light source. 

Good for all stages of growth, greenhouse, and supplemental lighting. 

High Pressure Sodium (HPS) 
150 Watt 
250 Watt 
400 Watt 
600 Watt 
1000 Watt 


2ft. x 2ft. (4 sq. ft.) 
3ft. x 3ft. (9 sq. ft.) 
5ft. x 5ft. (25 sq. ft.) 
7ft. x 7ft. (49 sq. ft.) 
8ft. x 8ft. (64 sq. ft.) 


3ft. x 3ft. (9 sq. ft.) 
5ft. x 5ft. (25 sq. ft.) 
8ft. x 8ft. (64 sq. ft.) 
10ft. x 10ft. (100 sq. ft.) 
12ft. x 12ft. (144 sq. ft.) 


$0.12 
$0.20 
$0.32 
$0.48 
$0.80 

Orange/red light. High lumen output per watt. 

Flowering, production, greenhouse, and supplemental lighting. 

Son Agro (HPS) 
270 Watt 
460 Watt 
1075 Watt 


3ft. x 3ft. (9 sq. ft.) 
5ft. x 5ft. (25 sq. ft.) 
8ft. x 8ft. (64 sq. ft.) 


5ft. x 5ft. (25 sq. ft.) 
8ft. x 8ft. (64 sq. ft.) 
12ft. x 12ft. (144 sq. ft.) 


Orange/red light, with a 30% boost in blue light over standard HPS lamps. 

Flowering with some vegatative; production/greenhouse supplemental lighting. 
