Home | Community | Message Board


Everything Mushrooms
Please support our sponsors.

Mushrooms, Mycology and Psychedelics >> Mushroom Cultivation

Welcome to the Shroomery Message Board! You are experiencing a small sample of what the site has to offer. Please login or register to post messages and view our exclusive members-only content. You'll gain access to additional forums, file attachments, board customizations, encrypted private messages, and much more!

Shop: Original Seeds Store Buy Cannabis Seeds, Buy CBD   Amazon Dehydrator

Jump to first unread post. Pages: 1
Offlineurbalyst
Stranger
Registered: 04/29/03
Posts: 21
Last seen: 14 years, 7 months
Help with spore printing
    #1612437 - 06/05/03 07:42 PM (15 years, 23 days ago)

I just tried to make a spore print on an index card. The index card was baked at 475 for 15 mins. The card turned brown. When I put the cap on the card the paper was soaked with purple liquid. The liquid has made a circle on the paper that is bigger than the glass. I really don't think this is normal. What did I do wrong and how can I fix it?


Post Extras: Print Post  Remind Me! Notify Moderator
OfflineFallenShroom
Shagadelic

Registered: 05/01/03
Posts: 879
Last seen: 10 years, 2 months
Re: Help with spore printing [Re: urbalyst]
    #1612440 - 06/05/03 07:43 PM (15 years, 23 days ago)

Use tin foil as your print paper


--------------------





Post Extras: Print Post  Remind Me! Notify Moderator
InvisibleZwieback0
Baby Bread
 User Gallery

Registered: 08/23/02
Posts: 3,473
Re: Help with spore printing [Re: FallenShroom]
    #1612469 - 06/05/03 07:53 PM (15 years, 23 days ago)

Why did you Bake the card?  There is no serious need unless you wipped your butt with it :smile: hehe j/k!  If you dont use foil, you can use wax paper, glass slides, plastic.......etc.  For extra precaution just swab the foil with alcohol.  GL


Post Extras: Print Post  Remind Me! Notify Moderator
OfflinepsilocybinjunkieM
relaxin
Male

Registered: 03/18/01
Posts: 14,008
Last seen: 2 days, 40 minutes
Trusted Cultivator
Re: Help with spore printing [Re: urbalyst]
    #1612600 - 06/05/03 08:42 PM (15 years, 23 days ago)

There is no need to sterilize index cards or foil just use as is...


Post Extras: Print Post  Remind Me! Notify Moderator
OfflinefIsh in my head
fadedstar

Registered: 01/25/03
Posts: 1,150
Loc: 4500 ASL
Last seen: 5 months, 2 days
Re: Help with spore printing [Re: psilocybinjunkie]
    #1612643 - 06/05/03 08:53 PM (15 years, 23 days ago)


Are you sure psilocybin? I mean, when it's time to scrappe a print, who want foil with unwanted contaminants on it? I mean, even if foil comes new directly out of the box, what proves you it's clean enough?

Anyways, no need for a debate. I just wipe mine with alcohol. Useless or not, it's 5 sec more in preparation time.

.fs.


Post Extras: Print Post  Remind Me! Notify Moderator
Offlineurbalyst
Stranger
Registered: 04/29/03
Posts: 21
Last seen: 14 years, 7 months
Re: Help with spore printing [Re: fIsh in my head]
    #1613068 - 06/05/03 11:13 PM (15 years, 22 days ago)

So it is OK that there is a lot of liquid? Would it be ok to move the caps to foil?


Post Extras: Print Post  Remind Me! Notify Moderator
Offlinehyper_dermic
stranger withcandy

Registered: 06/26/02
Posts: 736
Loc: the land of excess
Last seen: 13 years, 9 months
Re: Help with spore printing [Re: urbalyst]
    #1614001 - 06/06/03 06:06 AM (15 years, 22 days ago)


your caps rotted my friend...
throw them away....

next time, find a sutiable container (a tupperware thingie works fine)
swab the inside with lysol or Et0h.
swab the index card with lysol or Etoh
place cap on top of card (using pin)
place a filter material over the tupperware (i cut a hole in the lid and used tyvek)
place the whole sucker in the fridge overnight....
that should keep the cap from rotting away and leaving slime all over your card...

or u could forget about the lid and the tyvek and just place a paper towel over the lid of the container and leave it somehwere high and dry.
the cap will shrivil up and dehydrate, but not leave slime cuz the paper towel allows it to breath and soaks up the moisture...

either way has worked fer me  :grin:

[hyp]
 


Post Extras: Print Post  Remind Me! Notify Moderator
Invisible40oz
 User Gallery

Registered: 01/19/01
Posts: 30,059
Loc: Sandy Eggo. Ca.
Re: Help with spore printing [Re: hyper_dermic]
    #1614018 - 06/06/03 06:27 AM (15 years, 22 days ago)

Quote:


your caps rotted my friend...
throw them away....




bullshit.
mushrooms are 90 percent water.
the card most likely acted as a wick.

use foil next time.



--------------------
:pacman: - - - -  :pill: :mushroom2: :pill2: :mushroom2: :regularshroom: :mushroomgrow: :pill: :pill2: :mushroom2: :poison:

:sun::heart::sun:

tiny_rabid_birds said:
"your avatar is dirty."


Post Extras: Print Post  Remind Me! Notify Moderator
Offlineurbalyst
Stranger
Registered: 04/29/03
Posts: 21
Last seen: 14 years, 7 months
Re: Help with spore printing [Re: 40oz]
    #1614313 - 06/06/03 11:33 AM (15 years, 22 days ago)

So are the prints with purple juice on them any good? If I use foil will the liquid just dry out and leave the spores? Thanks to everyone that has helped.


Post Extras: Print Post  Remind Me! Notify Moderator
Offlineurbalyst
Stranger
Registered: 04/29/03
Posts: 21
Last seen: 14 years, 7 months
Re: Help with spore printing [Re: urbalyst]
    #1614551 - 06/06/03 02:22 PM (15 years, 22 days ago)

Anyone?


Post Extras: Print Post  Remind Me! Notify Moderator
Invisible40oz
 User Gallery

Registered: 01/19/01
Posts: 30,059
Loc: Sandy Eggo. Ca.
Re: Help with spore printing [Re: urbalyst]
    #1614674 - 06/06/03 03:19 PM (15 years, 22 days ago)

>So are the prints with purple juice on them any good?
i dunno, i'd have to see it.

>If I use foil will the liquid just dry out and leave the spores?
if moisture still is the prob, remove the cap from the print and
place the glass what-have-you back over the print, it should dry.

>Thanks to everyone that has helped.
:wink: 


--------------------
:pacman: - - - -  :pill: :mushroom2: :pill2: :mushroom2: :regularshroom: :mushroomgrow: :pill: :pill2: :mushroom2: :poison:

:sun::heart::sun:

tiny_rabid_birds said:
"your avatar is dirty."


Post Extras: Print Post  Remind Me! Notify Moderator
Jump to top. Pages: 1

Shop: Original Seeds Store Buy Cannabis Seeds, Buy CBD   Amazon Dehydrator

Mushrooms, Mycology and Psychedelics >> Mushroom Cultivation

Similar ThreadsPosterViewsRepliesLast post
* how do u take a spore print? shroomer187 1,452 4 10/07/01 05:42 PM
by tchyted
* How do you use spore prints efficently? dnkyrhubarb 8,124 13 06/14/18 04:43 PM
by Solarpassive
* Spore Print Question Deviant 704 2 09/21/01 02:47 PM
by darkfly
* Spore Printing, Q Zwieback0 1,166 1 08/31/02 09:51 AM
by BeppoMarx
* Spore printing cleanly phrozendata 1,017 4 08/27/01 05:24 PM
by 777D777
* Spore Print's funkymonk 627 7 11/29/02 06:58 AM
by canid
* Syringe and Spore Print question HellaJZ 1,491 3 08/09/01 05:44 PM
by L3D
* Let Spore Prints dry? hyper_dermic 1,560 7 10/13/02 09:18 PM
by Anno

Extra information
You cannot start new topics / You cannot reply to topics
HTML is disabled / BBCode is enabled
Moderator: Roadkill, Magash, Shroomism, george castanza, RogerRabbit, Citric, total, FooMan, 13shrooms, stonesun, cronicr, PussyFart, Tmethyl, Pastywhyte, bodhisatta
541 topic views. 33 members, 124 guests and 15 web crawlers are browsing this forum.
[ Toggle Favorite | Print Topic | Stats ]
Search this thread:
SoulSpeciosa Kratom
Please support our sponsors.

Copyright 1997-2018 Mind Media. Some rights reserved.

Generated in 0.026 seconds spending 0.003 seconds on 16 queries.