Zoo Med Nano Halogen Heat Lamp
- Long lasting & cost efficient heat lamp - small & medium size terrariums
- Reflective construction focuses more light and heat output
- Emits UVA
- Suitable for daytime use
The Zoo Med Nano Halogen Heat Lamp is a compact 35 watt halogen bulb that have an incredibly long life if handled and used properly. The best part is they SAVE ENERGY! Halogen produces more heat per watt than normal incandescent bulbs. Use as a heat/basking bulb for enclosures that are 10 gallons or smaller.
The Zoo Med Nano Halogen bulb emits UVA, which can help stimulate feeding response and overall daytime activity in diurnal reptile species. This heat lamp does not emit UVB. Halogen bulbs should be kept in ceramic sockets only, never a plastic socket. Use this bulb in conjunction with Zoo Med Nano Fixtures.
To prolong the life of this bulb: Avoid skin contact with the glass when screwing into your unplugged fixture. The oils from human hands can stick and burn on the glass, which ruins it faster. Use a clean rag or paper towel when handling this bulb. Once installed, avoid moving, handling or vibrating the fixture.