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OfflineDJSwitch
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when are casing ready to go into fruiting chamber?
    #1372688 - 03/13/03 12:55 PM (15 years, 1 month ago)

when has the mycelium poked through the top layer enough till ready to go in to fruit? and is it a must to cold shock or just one way to go?
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Re: when are casing ready to go into fruiting chamber? [Re: DJSwitch]
    #1372696 - 03/13/03 12:58 PM (15 years, 1 month ago)

depends on how quick you want to eat them


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Re: when are casing ready to go into fruiting chamber? [Re: fugu]
    #1372705 - 03/13/03 01:00 PM (15 years, 1 month ago)

Personally, I move mine to the fruiting chamber as soon as I see several fingers of mic poking into the casing layer.

Doesn't seem necessary to me to cold shock, but that's just me.


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    #1372718 - 03/13/03 01:06 PM (15 years, 1 month ago)



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Re: when are casing ready to go into fruiting chamber? [Re: Alien]
    #1372746 - 03/13/03 01:19 PM (15 years, 1 month ago)

try different time intervals
1.casing  when mycelium fist seen  in the valleys
2.casing  try patching
3.casing  sit it more in incubator for 5 days example to understand what is overlay
4.casing dont give so much o2
5 dont use cold shock
6 use cold shock
try to use the same materials for all your casings
write the dates and what you did to not forget which is what

every thing became more quick to understand
and as a general rule not apply all your casing the same process  when you are a newbie :wink:


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Re: when are casing ready to go into fruiting chamber? [Re: fugu]
    #1372809 - 03/13/03 01:38 PM (15 years, 1 month ago)

well i was really askin because my buddy made a casing on march 3rd and it still hasnt colonized.......or poked through the top layer....he figured maybe it was cause he didnt sterilize the verm water mix he used to case so he did another today but this time he sterilized the verm\ distilled water mix......he just used 2 cups verm and 100 ml distilled water....enough for a one cake casing in the container hes got.........think maybe because he didnt sterilize is the reason why the first one didnt colonize? he didnt see any kind of contam when he dug through it alittle today so he figured might as well keep it till it contams or colonizes....ah well.....thanx again


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Re: when are casing ready to go into fruiting chamber? [Re: DJSwitch]
    #1372827 - 03/13/03 01:44 PM (15 years, 1 month ago)

tell your buddy .use grains.not cakes if you want to case.


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Re: when are casing ready to go into fruiting chamber? [Re: fugu]
    #1373083 - 03/13/03 03:11 PM (15 years, 1 month ago)

colonized cakes...you sayin you cant use em to case? just crumbled them up into 1- 1 1/2 sqaure inch peices on top of the bottom layer of verm/distilled water mix....


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Re: when are casing ready to go into fruiting chamber? [Re: DJSwitch]
    #1373310 - 03/13/03 04:55 PM (15 years, 1 month ago)

I have done many casings with cakes and straight Verm. It works really good. Just be sure to crumble enough cakes


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Re: when are casing ready to go into fruiting chamber? [Re: fearforce7]
    #1373445 - 03/13/03 06:00 PM (15 years, 1 month ago)

i hope i did....i only used one cake....pretty small container though only like 4 inches wide 6 accros and maybe 5 inches tall....one inch verm for the bottom then the cake layer maybe 1 1/2 inch thick and then 1/2 inch or so for the top layer...sound like itll work?


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Re: when are casing ready to go into fruiting chamber? [Re: DJSwitch]
    #1373468 - 03/13/03 06:13 PM (15 years, 1 month ago)

ONE cake is fine.. I just flushed this all verm casing with one cake..



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