Home | Community | Message Board

Kratom Eye
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!

Amazon Shop for: Perlite, Ultrasonic Humidifier

Jump to first unread post. Pages: 1
Registered: 08/14/01
Posts: 21
Need help fast
    #373306 - 08/16/01 10:30 PM (15 years, 8 months ago)

Ok..this is the deal...first off..im a newbie, But I have a terrarium set up w/ humidifier etc. But I am finding a few flaws that I think are slowing growth. There are no contams. But I am having trouble with humidifier. Im going to switch to a poor mans ter. for the time. w/ perlite on bottom for humidity. I have a glass bowl that can probably only hold about 2 cakes. ( thats all I need for now ) What is the water perlite ratio? Is there any other pointer that would help me..in case I dont know? Thank for any help. ( I will probably only use 2 cups perlite and no more than that. How much water).

The first time, is a mistake.....The
second time,
you did'nt learn
a fu%cking thing.

Post Extras: Print Post  Remind Me! Notify Moderator
*bondage fairy*
Registered: 02/27/01
Posts: 1,215
Re: Need help fast [Re: thinpinny]
    #373364 - 08/16/01 11:48 PM (15 years, 8 months ago)

with such a small container, youll need a lot of air exchange throughout the day... co2 buildup and all. if it only holds 2 cakes, plus perlite, im imagining it will be pretty small. fanning will drop your humidity, but no air exchange will stunt you as well. so... why not seal up your terrarium, put perlite on the bottom of that, and manually fan it (which youll have to do with the bowl setup, and is what a lot of people do?) that way, theres more air around to make your cakes happy, the humidity with the increased amt of perlite should be adequate, and less fanning will be necessary b/c of less co2... and then, when your humidifiers working again, youll just have to hook it up the the already working growing chamber (prolly dumping the perlite)...

? oscill8 2001, 2002
"Any data submitted to Shroomery.org becomes our property"

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

Amazon Shop for: Perlite, Ultrasonic Humidifier

Mushrooms, Mycology and Psychedelics >> Mushroom Cultivation

Similar ThreadsPosterViewsRepliesLast post
* Personal Poll:The Great Perlite/Humidifier Debate pikalo 1,236 10 01/17/02 02:02 PM
by pj541
* Perlite + Humidifier? Anonymous 639 5 07/20/02 08:44 AM
by staindblue
* Coolmist humidifier for FAE and Perlite? thePatient 1,119 4 12/11/08 07:59 PM
by RogerRabbit
* Perlite AND Ultrasonic Humidifier? patzee 987 1 05/26/01 01:06 PM
by shroomeatindude
* Re: Hip's Perlite Humidification Tek
( 1 2 all )
loathe 3,101 39 05/07/00 04:30 AM
by Anonymous
* Preferance of humidifier for casings MrSmith 1,040 6 05/19/06 08:58 PM
by alsnow469
* perlite tubs -- standing water or not?
( 1 2 all )
VampireSlayer 5,649 27 02/17/13 11:41 PM
by Danflynn86
* mushroom/perlite craziness maldororDX 544 3 06/17/03 12:16 AM
by LiL_KuSsH

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, Tmethyl
458 topic views. 31 members, 88 guests and 22 web crawlers are browsing this forum.
[ Toggle Favorite | Print Topic | Stats ]
Search this thread:
Myco Supply
Please support our sponsors.

Copyright 1997-2017 Mind Media. Some rights reserved.

Generated in 0.019 seconds spending 0.003 seconds on 14 queries.