GHL Introduces Mitras LX 7 High Powered LED Fixtures



The next generation high-powered LX 7 LED has arrived.  The origional design proved to be an effective means of providing aquariums with powerful but energy efficient LED lighting technology and as other brands of lights have advanced so has the Mitras.

Built on the LX 6 design the LX 7 offers perfectly matched LEDs the provide the most complete spectrum available in the market today according to Matthias Gross, GHL’s owner and engineer.

For a limited time between now and November 13th, 2016 these fixtures will be offered at the introductory price of $699.90 (normal price $749.90).  The Mitras LX7 now comes with power distribution that will allow the user to “borrow” power from one channel to use on another channel.  GHL refers to the as their GHL Power Balancing Technology.



Mitras LX7 features:

  • Ultraviolet LEDs (385nm) give you even better colors and growth for demanding corals (marine water variant only)
  • Built-in WiFi module
  • myGHL cloud compatible
  • Max Power: 195 Watts

Mitras LX7

The LX 7 includes the following features that are carried over from the LX6 series fixture:

  • Wide and even light distribution without the “disco effect”, an effect commonly found in many other LED lights
  • High-performance reflectors with 99% reflection and high diffusion to minimize light loss from spreading and ensure superior color mixing; these reflectors were developed to outperform all LED lens designs
  • 72 (models with 6 clusters) high-power LEDs from Cree, Osram, and SemiLEDs
  • Complete coverage of the relevant spectrum; Spectrum can be freely customized with 9 separately dimmable LED color channels
  • Numerous functions such as moon phase, thunderstorm, seasonal lighting, and clouds.
  • Radio module for communicating with other Mitras LX lamps or ProfiLux aquarium controllers (master / slave)
  • Easily accessible graphic display and capacitive keyboard on the side of the fixture
  • LED clusters can be exchanged individually
  • Extremely fine dimming ratio > 4000 : 1 for super smooth dimming
  • Efficient wide range power supply
  • Innovative and efficient temperature management through active and passive cooling, temperature-controlled and quiet fans
  • Designed, developed, and produced in Germany

Mitras LX7 specifications (models with 6 clusters, for example Mitras LX 7206)

  • Dimensions: 324mm x 200mm x 42mm (12.75″ x 7.87″ x 1.65″)
  • LED-power: Max. 195W adjustable distribution

Mitras 7 in black with optional mounting bracket


About Author

Scott Groseclose is the owner of AquaNerd, Aquarium Specialty, Aqua Specialty Wholesale, BioTek Marine, & The Carolina Reef Experience. He has a degree in Biology from St. Andrews University and he has been a passionate reef keeper since 1988.