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10 gallon humidity issues
    #1078977 - 11/23/02 09:36 AM (14 years, 6 months ago)

*low humidity issues only 68%!

okay mycats 10 gallon tank has 3" of perlite water up to 2-2.5" an 18" bubblestone@ back of tank, 1/2" bubbler @ mason jar, cardboard with hole in it, saranwrap/duct tape cover.

my cat says his digital meter reads constant %68, with slight sweating near one long edge of tank (bout 2ft sq of moisture buildup). only one bubbler is on @ a tim 24-7. low-average pinning, average size specimens.

questions:
1. how to increase relative rh%?
2. is the air flow keeping the humidity down?
3. should whiskers make a MORE airtight cover, or simply purchase one?


any input would be greatly appreciated!


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Re: 10 gallon humidity issues [Re: goatywoaty]
    #1079124 - 11/23/02 12:29 PM (14 years, 6 months ago)

it sounds like you've got plenty of water in there. my only guess for the low rh is either the top isn't air-tight enough and/or your humidity gauge is wrong.


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Re: 10 gallon humidity issues [Re: Bilge]
    #1082072 - 11/24/02 05:40 PM (14 years, 6 months ago)

i was thinking about both of those issues, but wouldnt it not really matter if the top was uber airtight cause ofthe bubbler on 24-7. should it be switched it to only a few hours / instances per day? also i told this to wiskers, he told me that when he moves the mason jar by a flushing cake , the specimens tend to grow towards the jar... perhaps it is only %68 rh in there, and the constant air flow makes it so, ill try switching it... THANKS!


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