Home | Community | Message Board


Avalon Magic Plants
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 CBD, Cannabis Seeds, Compare CBD   Amazon Hygrometer, Perlite

Jump to first unread post. Pages: 1
Offlinekaleidiscope
teh 1337 haX0r

Registered: 08/21/03
Posts: 37
Last seen: 12 years, 11 months
Casing Humidity Question...
    #2003889 - 10/13/03 12:38 AM (13 years, 7 months ago)

I have read through the FAQ's and such, and just out of curiosity, could someone use less perlite in a terrarium (a 1/2 inch instead of an inch), thus reducing the humidity, or would this not work? I just figured the amount of space to be humidified would be too much for a small amount of perlite. I am just curious on alternative methods of lowering humidity b/c I understand that primordia formation needs very high humidity but the mushrooms themselves do not. Would 95-100% humidity really cause that much of a problem or can they grow in those types of conditions without having to worry?


Post Extras: Print Post  Remind Me! Notify Moderator
OfflineDiMiTriSouljah
No left turn unstoned
 User Gallery

Registered: 07/02/03
Posts: 1,120
Loc: ked in a Skin Pinata
Last seen: 2 years, 5 months
Re: Casing Humidity Question... [Re: kaleidiscope]
    #2003903 - 10/13/03 12:42 AM (13 years, 7 months ago)

Fanning more often also helps, but yes, I would imagine that the less perlite that is present, the less rH that it will generate. For pinning it should be at 100%rH, but after that you should reduce it to around 85%.


--------------------
In the end, my friend, we will all be together again.


Post Extras: Print Post  Remind Me! Notify Moderator
Invisiblecheesenoonions
??????????????

Registered: 04/02/01
Posts: 584
Re: Casing Humidity Question... [Re: kaleidiscope]
    #2003917 - 10/13/03 12:47 AM (13 years, 7 months ago)

You should just fan more often or get a Kaz cool mist with a good hygrometer. If you use less perlite I suspect that you will get significantly less humidity OR you will get very little reduction. Either way, it doesn't achieve the goal.


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

Shop:   Original Seeds Store Buy CBD, Cannabis Seeds, Compare CBD   Amazon Hygrometer, Perlite

Mushrooms, Mycology and Psychedelics >> Mushroom Cultivation

Similar ThreadsPosterViewsRepliesLast post
* PMP/Casing Humidity question... WSP1013 990 4 04/07/04 03:28 PM
by WSP1013
* Modified Mycodome: Humidity Question (Perlite) thedude21351 711 0 04/05/07 02:20 PM
by thedude21351
* Casing/Humidity Question HillBilly777 379 1 05/21/03 11:03 PM
by jba6511
* Casing Humidity Question?? ShaqAttack 394 1 09/01/04 07:49 PM
by ShaqAttack
* Casing humidity question. DirtyDownload 392 3 11/13/04 11:26 AM
by Hamurabi
* Martha style greenhouse humidity question 3nD 3,531 17 01/18/09 01:49 PM
by RogerRabbit
* Case + birdseed Question...... hyper_dermic 754 6 10/05/02 10:05 PM
by FATT
* humidity question thel0rax 376 1 12/15/02 07:01 PM
by Mrcanada

Extra information
You cannot start new topics / You cannot reply to topics
HTML is disabled / BBCode is enabled
Moderator: Magash, Shroomism, george castanza, RogerRabbit, total, FooMan, 13shrooms, stonesun, cronicr, PussyFart, Tmethyl
617 topic views. 20 members, 99 guests and 27 web crawlers are browsing this forum.
[ Toggle Favorite | Print Topic | Stats ]
Search this thread:
SoulSpeciosa Kratom
Please support our sponsors.

Copyright 1997-2017 Mind Media. Some rights reserved.

Generated in 0.024 seconds spending 0.006 seconds on 18 queries.