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Offlineopieusps
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do i need to sterilize verm for casing?
    #1746075 - 07/24/03 11:09 PM (13 years, 4 months ago)

does verm for casing need to be sterilized? or does it work fine as is?


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Re: do i need to sterilize verm for casing? [Re: opieusps]
    #1746088 - 07/24/03 11:14 PM (13 years, 4 months ago)

i would---it can only help!!!


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Re: do i need to sterilize verm for casing? [Re: MrUnorthadox]
    #1746369 - 07/25/03 12:59 AM (13 years, 4 months ago)

no, it is not mandatory
says kramer


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Re: do i need to sterilize verm for casing? [Re: george castanza]
    #1746451 - 07/25/03 01:31 AM (13 years, 4 months ago)

The only time I tried it without sterilizing I ended up with massive cobweb. It was deep within the vermiculite I poured down the sides to take up the empty space where the casing pulled away. I will never use vermiculite right out of the bag again...


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Re: do i need to sterilize verm for casing? [Re: ATWAR]
    #1746622 - 07/25/03 02:11 AM (13 years, 4 months ago)


>The only time I tried it without sterilizing I ended up with massive cobweb. It was deep within the vermiculite I poured down the sides to take up the empty space where the casing pulled away. I will never use vermiculite right out of the bag again... <
bummer




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Re: do i need to sterilize verm for casing? [Re: george castanza]
    #1746775 - 07/25/03 02:54 AM (13 years, 4 months ago)

Been there, done that, wont do it again. Live and learn.
Better safe than sorry, especially in this hobby.


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Re: do i need to sterilize verm for casing? [Re: ATWAR]
    #1746836 - 07/25/03 03:23 AM (13 years, 4 months ago)

I had the same prob ATWAR had, i put unsterilized verm in my casing and ended up with cobweb all over. It won't hurt to nuke it for 5 minutes, thats all i do and haven't had a prob with contam since **knocks on wood**


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