Manufactured in Germany, the Zoo Med Reptisun 2.0 Fluorescent Bulb from Pet Store uses quartz glass to transmit exceptional UVB, which lasts a whole year, providing your friends with a beautiful environment for a long time. These UVB emissions helps prevent or even reverse bone diseases contracted by captive animals such as birds, reptiles, and many other types. Aside from providing UVB, the product features the benefits of Zoo Med’s special light systems (PowerSUN, Iguana Light, etc.) which give off UVA wavelengths to enhance metabolism, reproduction, and other natural behavioral patterns exhibited by birds, amphibians and reptiles.
Furthermore, the product has a color index of 98, emphasizing the animal’s color to give a visual appeal. It is a very good choice for reptiles or amphibians that do not need high UVB. Plus, it uses 15W T8 energy efficient fluorescent-tube bulbs that can be replaced when needed.
The ReptiSun 2.0 is available in dimensions of 18 inches in length and 1 1/3 inches both in width and in height, and the product weighs 2 2/5 ounces. The Zoo Med ReptiSun 2.0 Fluorescent Bulb is a must-have for people with amphibians, reptiles or birds as pets. With its state-of-the-art features, the product provides safe and healthy light to the pet and complete confidence and assurance to the owner.
Zoo Med's linear flurescent UVB lamps are made in Germany with the highest quality UVB transmitting quartz glass, with beneficial UVB emissions lasting a full twelve months! The UVB emissions from these lamps will help to prevent or reverse metabolic bone disease in captive reptiles, birds, and other animals. In addition to UVB, Zoo Med's ReptiSun , Iguana Light, and PowerSun lamps also emit beneficial UVA wavelengths which stimulate feeding, reproduction, and natural behavior patterns in reptiles, amphibians, and birds. Zoo Med's ReptiSun 2.0 has a high C.R.I (color rendering index) of 98! Brings out the color in your animals for optimum viewing. The ReptiSun 2.0 is the perfect lamp for all types of snakes or amphibians and nocturnal reptiles that do not have high UVB requirements. Emits UVA, which helps to increase appetite, physical activity, and reproductive behaviors, and is important to the physical well being of your animals. All ReptiSun 2.0's are T-8 energy saving bulbs.