Reptile UV Compact Bulbs
Help and advice on shopping for: Reptile UV Compact Bulbs
Bulbs for every occasion
Our UV compact bulbs collection is made up of a variety of different bulbs used in small terrariums and vivariums, clip-on lights and lamps. These bulbs offer a replacement for the bulbs that come with these pieces of hardware and can sometimes produce a different type of light.
What are UV compact bulbs?
UV compact bulbs include many bulbs of different shapes and sizes that are suited for a variety of hardware. However, all of these bulbs do the same job, producing large quantities of UVA and UVB light which is used by many animals, especially reptiles, to fuel important biological processes. All of these lights need to be connected to some sort of fitting or controller to work.
Why should I buy UV compact bulbs?
If you have one of the devices that uses these bulbs then the only way to replace a broken UV bulb is with one of these. However, within this range you can find a vast variety of bulbs, many of which are interchangeable in the same fitting, so you can use this as an opportunity to find a bulb that better suits your pet.
What are the main types of UV compact bulbs?
UV compact bulbs are broken up by the type of fitting they are designed for and the light they produce. Compact UV bulbs are generally designed to fit a specific type of light fitting, so you must know what your hardware can support before making a purchase. The light UV bulbs produce varies in intensity to suit a variety of reptiles so you can find the exact type of lighting your pet requires.
What should I look for?
When buying a UV compact bulb, we recommend doing some research and looking through the entire range to find a bulb that fulfils all of your animal’s needs. While buying a 1-for-1 replacement of an existing bulb is quick and easy, there are always new and more refined bulbs coming onto the market.