Home | Community | Message Board


Phytoextractum
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!

Jump to first unread post. Pages: 1
Offlinebuckeye
enthusiast
Registered: 01/19/04
Posts: 582
Loc: oHIo
Last seen: 2 years, 1 month
polyfill filter
    #2310031 - 02/06/04 10:25 PM (12 years, 9 months ago)

I was wondering if you could just use a coffee filter or a cotton ball instead of polyfill. AFOAF doesn't want to go to the store and buy some if either one of these two alternative filters would work.


Post Extras: Print Post  Remind Me! Notify Moderator
InvisibleMagashM
Da Bud Guru
 User Gallery

Registered: 07/25/02
Posts: 5,875
Loc: Near Hilo
Trusted Cultivator
Re: polyfill filter [Re: buckeye]
    #2311011 - 02/07/04 06:44 AM (12 years, 9 months ago)

No, coffee filter won't filter out fine stuff and cotton is a organic material that will rot or mold up when the bottom of it is exposed to constant moisture.


--------------------
All creatures tremble when faced with violence. All creatures fear death, all love life. If we can only see ourselves in others, then how could we possibly hurt another creature?


:growingweed: Join us at the Growery! :growingweed:


Post Extras: Print Post  Remind Me! Notify Moderator
OfflineAnnoA
Experimenter
 User Gallery

Folding@home Statistics
Registered: 06/18/99
Posts: 24,121
Loc: my room
Last seen: 2 months, 11 days
Re: polyfill filter [Re: Magash]
    #2311101 - 02/07/04 09:01 AM (12 years, 9 months ago)

>is a organic material that will rot or mold up when the bottom of it is exposed to constant moisture.


Actually cotton plugs have been and are still heavily used in biochemistry labs all around the world.


Post Extras: Print Post  Remind Me! Notify Moderator
InvisiblePsychoslut
The Mother Fucking Bear-o-dactyl
 User Gallery
Registered: 12/10/02
Posts: 20,794
Loc: all up in ya
Re: polyfill filter [Re: Anno]
    #2311925 - 02/07/04 04:05 PM (12 years, 9 months ago)

you tellem, anners


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



[quote]KristiMidocean said:
Good now thats clear.WHO FUCKING CARES. If I am fat u all keep pointing it out like its suppose to be a secret.LIke u really have nothing better to do then make fat jokes. If o know its like I do I know yall can come up with NEW AND BETTER SHIT . This shit is old and boring . I left in the first place cause this shit got boring not because of the fat jokes . Fat jokes dont bother me but seriously its old[/quote]


Post Extras: Print Post  Remind Me! Notify Moderator
Offlinebuckeye
enthusiast
Registered: 01/19/04
Posts: 582
Loc: oHIo
Last seen: 2 years, 1 month
Re: polyfill filter [Re: buckeye]
    #2312080 - 02/07/04 05:02 PM (12 years, 9 months ago)

so anno, cotton would work?


Post Extras: Print Post  Remind Me! Notify Moderator
Offlinellamaboy
the weasel thatsnagged the bee

Registered: 11/08/03
Posts: 563
Loc: Portland PNW
Last seen: 7 years, 1 month
Re: polyfill filter [Re: buckeye]
    #2312576 - 02/07/04 08:23 PM (12 years, 9 months ago)

if you're substrate is sterile cotton will work, as there wont be anything to break down the cotton...cotton is also a great filter as they're are thousands of tiny mesh like fibers that act as a barrier against contam. they can only get so far in before they are thwarted by all those fibers. another common method for a filter in a lab(at least where i was) was a sponge.


Post Extras: Print Post  Remind Me! Notify Moderator
Anonymous

Re: polyfill filter [Re: buckeye]
    #2312579 - 02/07/04 08:24 PM (12 years, 9 months ago)

you can buy a lifetime supply of polyfil for about 5 bucks. just get it.


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

Mushrooms, Mycology and Psychedelics >> Mushroom Cultivation

Similar ThreadsPosterViewsRepliesLast post
* polyfill filter alternatives primal440 2,072 16 05/07/04 11:53 PM
by thatbig
* polyfil and cotton balls! micro tape assuck 1,274 4 06/23/06 12:13 PM
by StinkFist13
* Question about polyfil filters megaman3 1,251 4 05/23/05 03:06 PM
by agar
* POLYFILL FILTER AND CUPS QUESTIONS..... amelio 527 1 05/31/03 10:13 PM
by Zwieback0
* Inoculing by polyfil filter and jar shaking Toxicman23 1,603 10 08/02/06 09:32 PM
by RogerRabbit
* Where to find polyfil filters? Maxawow 1,205 8 06/24/01 03:47 PM
by cornbread
* polyfil filtered jar question butterflydawn 943 8 07/15/04 08:20 PM
by no-tone
* how do i innoculate with polyfil filters? ghost_of_new_river 1,277 8 02/04/04 03:28 PM
by simplemachine

Extra information
You cannot start new topics / You cannot reply to topics
HTML is disabled / BBCode is enabled
Moderator: Magash, Shroomism, george castanza, Prisoner#1, RogerRabbit, Citric, total, FooMan, 13shrooms, stonesun, EvilMushroom666, cronicr, PussyFart
810 topic views. 18 members, 85 guests and 32 web crawlers are browsing this forum.
[ Toggle Favorite | Print Topic | Stats ]
Search this thread:
Everything Mushrooms
Please support our sponsors.

Copyright 1997-2016 Mind Media. Some rights reserved.

Generated in 0.023 seconds spending 0.004 seconds on 14 queries.