The Arcadia T5 12% UV Lamp has the correct UV-B content to support desert reptile species with the synthesis of vitamin D3.
A full spectrum fluorescent lamp designed to simulate, as closely as possible, the spectrum of natural sunlight. This includes UV-A and high levels of UV-B.
- High light output
- 12% UVB
- 30% UVA
- Produces excellent natural colours
- 7000K (Kelvin)
- Diameter (16mm)
Arcadia Reptile D3 and D3+ T5 lamps have been specifically designed with animal health in mind.
All of our UVB percentages are measured as part of the total output of light from the lamp and after the all important first 100 hours of output. You can be rest assured that by using Arcadia Reptile D3+ lamps that you are providing the very best in T5 technology. The Arcadia Reptile T5 D3+ UVB lamps are effective to for one whole year and will keep your animal in tip top condition.
Arcadia Reptile T5 D3+ lamps also have a high UV-A output (30%), providing all the elements which are so vital to the welfare of the reptiles. As full spectrum lamps, they help simulate sunlight. This provides high colour rendering for enhanced viewing of your reptiles and their environment. The colour temperature of 7,000K replicates typical daylight conditions.
If you are unsure as to which lamp to choose for your own animals, please be sure to checkout our blog article on T5 vs T8 lighting, use the interactive Arcadia UV Lighting Guide or get in touch with us so our team can help point you in the right direction.