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air pump [gas exchange in fruiting chamber]
    #2379437 - 02/26/04 02:00 PM (17 years, 9 months ago)

Hey, I'm spawning to straw in a 34.5"x17.7"x15.7" rubbermaid (111 qt/105 liter)and want to use an  aquarium air pump w/ bubble stones for gas exchange/humidification.  Will this work?  I initially purchased a 5-15 gallon/single outlet aquarium air pump and 5" bubble stone, and now realize this may well not be sufficient for gas exchange.  How powerful of a pump would be appropriate (definitely two bubble stones, I imagine)? Also what would be a good timer schedule for this pump (i believe i read "3 hours on, 3 hours off").
Forgive me if this post betrays any ignorance on my part.  Thanks in advance for any advice.  :smile:
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Re: air pump [gas exchange in fruiting chamber] [Re: TinTree]
    #2379747 - 02/26/04 03:09 PM (17 years, 9 months ago)

what the hell are bubble stones, it sounds like i need them as well? and where would i buy them?


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Re: air pump [gas exchange in fruiting chamber] [Re: TinTree]
    #2379842 - 02/26/04 03:41 PM (17 years, 9 months ago)

pet store, they're for aquariums. you should just get bigger bubble stones, i've seen some that are like 2 feet long. get a couple of those babies and you're set.


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Re: air pump [gas exchange in fruiting chamber] [Re: benjamin]
    #2379873 - 02/26/04 03:51 PM (17 years, 9 months ago)

Cool.... should I get a two-outlet air pump, or just a splitter for this one, or just run it through both with this outlet?


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Re: air pump [gas exchange in fruiting chamber] [Re: TinTree]
    #2380129 - 02/26/04 05:14 PM (17 years, 9 months ago)

10 gal = ~38000 cc so run them long enough to do 38000 cc per aquarium.....i need to run mine about half an hour to get a full air exchange


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Re: air pump [gas exchange in fruiting chamber] [Re: DieCommie]
    #2380225 - 02/26/04 05:54 PM (17 years, 9 months ago)

so are bubble stones the same as air stones?


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Re: air pump [gas exchange in fruiting chamber] [Re: Poopdick]
    #2380902 - 02/26/04 09:30 PM (17 years, 9 months ago)

why would you need a bubble stone? wh ycant you just have the tube pumping air into the tank? same shit right?


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Re: air pump [gas exchange in fruiting chamber] [Re: Damn]
    #2381308 - 02/26/04 11:36 PM (17 years, 9 months ago)

you need a bubble stone becuase you need to dunk the stone in a perioxide fiiled container and pace it in the chamber this ensure that the air is as clean as possible.


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