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Dunk length
    #3218567 - 10/05/04 04:26 PM (13 years, 8 months ago)

I'm curious why such a long dunk time like 12-24 hrs is recommended. I would think that verm would soak up water like almost instantly. Is the mycelium really "dry" and needs to be rehydrated? Has anyone done a test to see if something like 5% weight is added to the cake on a 12 hour dunk, while 10% would be added to the cake on a 24 hr dunk?


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Re: Dunk length [Re: shobimono]
    #3218574 - 10/05/04 04:29 PM (13 years, 8 months ago)

kramer dunks for 24 before the roll and spray
dunks of 8-24 hrs for later flushes :thumbup:


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Re: Dunk length [Re: shobimono]
    #3219041 - 10/05/04 06:17 PM (13 years, 8 months ago)

the dunk will give the mycelium enough hydration to produce bigger, better and lots more fruit!


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Re: Dunk length [Re: shobimono]
    #3219330 - 10/05/04 07:27 PM (13 years, 8 months ago)

u want the myc. to absorb the water.

and a colonized cake dosnt exactley seep up water. with me, i actually never notice and difference int he water level.


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