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ph meter
    #3400155 - 11/23/04 08:23 PM (16 years, 3 months ago)

well since franks went out of business I had to resort to different peat and verm brands. I listened to agar and bought an analog PH meter. When i put it in the hydrated casing mix, it came up at 7. I then swirled a cup of hydrated lime and stuck the sensor in there, again 7. Is the PH meter broken? I don't have any baking soda, what can I use to test this and get a different reading? I bought it at home depot.


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Re: ph meter [Re: derx]
    #3400380 - 11/23/04 09:06 PM (16 years, 3 months ago)

well the only common substance I found a value for was
Ammonia, N 11.5 , got any of that layin around.


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Re: ph meter [Re: beejay]
    #3400391 - 11/23/04 09:08 PM (16 years, 3 months ago)

heres some more
3 Soft Drinks
4 Tomato Juice
6.5 Milk
7 Water, corn oil
11 Ammonia
13 Bleach


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Re: ph meter [Re: beejay]
    #3400410 - 11/23/04 09:12 PM (16 years, 3 months ago)

you could just piss in it and test for acidity.


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Re: ph meter [Re: dmc_]
    #3400422 - 11/23/04 09:16 PM (16 years, 3 months ago)

piss isnt acidic


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Re: ph meter [Re: beejay]
    #3400433 - 11/23/04 09:20 PM (16 years, 3 months ago)

try it, tastes pretty acidic.


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Re: ph meter [Re: dmc_]
    #3400444 - 11/23/04 09:22 PM (16 years, 3 months ago)

Ill pass on the golden showers and water sports today. normal piss ranges from around 4.6 (slightly acidic) to 8.0 (slightly base). All in all its pretty neutral.


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Re: ph meter [Re: beejay]
    #3400483 - 11/23/04 09:33 PM (16 years, 3 months ago)

I just stuck it in a pepsi can and got a 6.6 reading............ :undecided:

sprayed a bleach h20 solution on it and got a 6...........


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Edited by derx (11/23/04 09:37 PM)


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Re: ph meter [Re: derx]
    #3400512 - 11/23/04 09:41 PM (16 years, 3 months ago)

sorry man, dont know what to tell ya except get some ph strips at a gardening store.


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Re: ph meter [Re: derx]
    #4020436 - 04/06/05 05:54 AM (15 years, 10 months ago)

this post is old i know, but...
did you discover what the problem is?
I have the sime situation... analog "rapitest" ph meter is
insensitive to peat moss... I test it in grownd and it works.


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