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Many people do not want to be limited by climate or season when it comes to growing...

A neat way to grow year-round with absolute ease is to harness hydroponics.

If you are growing plants at home using a hydroponics system, you will need three main things:

  • Reflector
  • Grow lamp
  • Ballast

With hydroponics, you can grow without the need for soil. Mineral nutrient solutions provide the plants with all the sustenance that they need.

The job of your ballast is to regulate the amount of power that goes to your grow lamp.

Trying to grow without ballast will usually result in one of two outcomes... Either your light will fail to function or it will explode. Obviously, neither is what you are looking for!

Today we will examine what you should consider when buying ballast and the advantages of going digital.

We will then glance at 5 of the best digital ballast reviews.

After digesting this article, you should be perfectly placed to make the very most of your hydroponic set-up using digital ballast.

Our Top Picks for Best Digital Ballast

Product Name

Image

Wattage

Voltage

Dimmable?

Price

Our Rating

Apollo Horticulture APL1000 Hydroponic 1000 - Watt HPS

Apollo Horticulture APL1000 Hydroponic 1000 - Watt HPS MH Digital Dimmable Electronic Ballast

1000

120 or 240

Yes

$$$

#3

Apollo Horticulture Purple Reign 400W 600W 1000W Watt

Apollo Horticulture Purple Reign 400W 600W 1000W Watt Digital Dimmable HPS MH Grow Light Ballast for Plant Growing

400

600​

1000​

120 or 240

Yes

$$$

#1
Editor's Choice

VIVOSUN Two Packs 1000 Watt

VIVOSUN 400 watt Dimmable Digital Ballast for HPS MH Grow Light, Soft Start Program & Stable Performance ( Space gray )

1000

120 or 240

Yes

$$

#2

SolisTek Matrix LCD SE/DE 1000W

SolisTek Matrix LCD SE/DE 1000W Dimmable Digital Ballast STK1001LCD

1000

120, 208 or 240

Yes

$$$

#4

VIVOSUN 1000 Watt

VIVOSUN 400 watt Dimmable Digital Ballast for HPS MH Grow Light, Soft Start Program & Stable Performance ( Space gray )

1000

120 or 240

Yes

$$

#5

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