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TMC's casing measurements wrong?
    #3743688 - 02/07/05 01:59 AM (13 years, 3 months ago)

On page 132 of TMC it says :

FORMULA 1
peat : 4 parts
Limestone flour : 1 part
Limestone grit : 1/2 part


Page 210 of GG&MM says:
10 units peat moss
1 unit calcium sulfate
1 unit calcium carbonate (aka limestone flour)

I know the 10:1 peat:limestone flour is right so whats up with TMG's measurements?


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Re: TMC's casing measurements wrong? [Re: MrMaddHatter]
    #3744367 - 02/07/05 08:19 AM (13 years, 3 months ago)

4 to 1 IME is way overkill, it won't hurt anything but it will waste resources IMO. I use 1tbs. long term buffer per qt. of casing mix and have gone 7-8 flushes many times without any problems. Just my own experience. :wink:


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Re: TMC's casing measurements wrong? [Re: hyphae]
    #3744874 - 02/07/05 12:46 PM (13 years, 3 months ago)

What long term buffer you using?


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Re: TMC's casing measurements wrong? [Re: MrMaddHatter]
    #3747535 - 02/07/05 10:20 PM (13 years, 3 months ago)

I've used chalk, powderized eggshell and oystershell flour.


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Oyster Shell "Flour" $2 for 1lb. a hell of a deal :wink:
Not what is overlay but rather what overlay is
Gas Exchange vs. FAE

"We all have priorities. I used a closet once setup a nice little lab trouble was all the shit that was in there ended up in the bedroom that pissed off the GF then I ended up dumping her as she was getting in the way of my sterile culture technique! Ya I got priorities too!!!"


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