Home | Community | Message Board

Crestline Sales - MycoPath
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!

Amazon Shop: Perlite

Jump to first unread post. Pages: 1
A man with toomany sweaters...

Registered: 10/19/02
Posts: 113
Last seen: 12 years, 5 months
Ways of keeping casings cool to pin?
    #1631553 - 06/13/03 04:46 PM (14 years, 9 months ago)

My casing layers are fully colonized and i'm not sure how to keep them cool so they can pin, my apartment has no A/C and it's summer already, so my apartment basically maintains an 80 degree farenheit temperature (great for incubation!). I'm really worried about overlay and was wondering if anybody as some techniques of their own for keeping their casings/fruiting chamber cool. Any ideas will be greatly apreciated.

In loving memory of Fred Rogers.

Post Extras: Print Post  Remind Me! Notify Moderator
shroom cowboy

Registered: 05/07/03
Posts: 678
Loc: space city
Re: Ways of keeping casings cool to pin? [Re: mrr0gers]
    #1631561 - 06/13/03 04:55 PM (14 years, 9 months ago)

those blue-ice packs that are big and flat. slip them under the terrarium like 2/3 times a day. go buy a couple of pairs and keep them in the freezer. temps will fluctuate however, depending on how often you change them. if you have perlite and water in the bottom this will help transfer the cool from those casings touching that part to those that aren't. make sense?

Post Extras: Print Post  Remind Me! Notify Moderator
Registered: 05/12/03
Posts: 216
Loc: tHe LaNd 0f MiLk & H0neY
Last seen: 13 years, 1 day
Re: Ways of keeping casings cool to pin? [Re: houshroom]
    #1631587 - 06/13/03 05:09 PM (14 years, 9 months ago)

You could always cold shock it to induce pinning. Once you get it to start pinning you can basically keep your casing at room temprature without worring so much about keeping your place cool. Good Luck :grin:


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

Amazon Shop: Perlite

Mushrooms, Mycology and Psychedelics >> Mushroom Cultivation

Similar ThreadsPosterViewsRepliesLast post
* casing and pinning plaastikbob 1,366 3 10/11/01 01:47 PM
by CubensisMage
* Hey'al. 7*5 casing wont pin shroomsi 1,011 5 07/02/02 06:04 AM
by shroomsi
* Casing Wont Pin MinorThreat4055 1,949 7 03/18/02 10:19 PM
by WakingUpLate
* keeping things cool with a mini fridge blazenaz 1,200 10 08/14/02 10:33 AM
by blazenaz
* Help! Dry casing is pinning! Terrarium_Guy 1,048 7 07/29/01 12:08 PM
* how long for casing to pin after initiation? euginer 1,212 6 03/01/02 09:43 AM
by SumGuy
* misting casing w/pins forming? Miastor 947 4 07/26/01 03:04 AM
by puscle

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
376 topic views. 23 members, 112 guests and 41 web crawlers are browsing this forum.
[ Toggle Favorite | Print Topic | Stats ]
Search this thread:
Kraken Kratom
Please support our sponsors.

Copyright 1997-2018 Mind Media. Some rights reserved.

Generated in 0.188 seconds spending 0.131 seconds on 31 queries and 0.034 seconds on Sphinx.