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Ballaster makes a ticking noise,wont fire up

I got a new 600watt solarmax bulb for my grow light( which is a 600watt hps system), it doesnt fire up. all what happens is the ballaster makes a ticking sound for ages. but if i put my old bulb back in, it works straight away.why is this? could someone please help me with this thanks.:)

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Make sure the light is a hps one

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