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Offlinejayjaytuner
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having trouble with huminity....
    #4430354 - 07/20/05 10:33 PM (11 years, 4 months ago)

havin trouble keepin the huminity up in my grow chamber, Im using perlite. Have about 4 inches of perlite, & about 1 1'2 - 2" of water. the chamber is pretty large. 3 1/2 + feet long, about 2 feet wide, about 2 feet deep. the sides of the gc are damp, but just doesn't seem like its enough.....any suggestions/help is apreciated thanks.


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Re: having trouble with huminity.... [Re: jayjaytuner]
    #4430367 - 07/20/05 10:35 PM (11 years, 4 months ago)

sounds like your ok to me.  humidity :wink:


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Re: having trouble with huminity.... [Re: jayjaytuner]
    #4430377 - 07/20/05 10:37 PM (11 years, 4 months ago)

what kind of hygrometer are you using? if its cheap then it could very likely be crap


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Re: having trouble with huminity.... [Re: lemon_lw]
    #4430401 - 07/20/05 10:44 PM (11 years, 4 months ago)

well i dont even have a hygrometer, i prob should go out & get one tho..


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Re: having trouble with huminity.... [Re: jayjaytuner]
    #4430422 - 07/20/05 10:51 PM (11 years, 4 months ago)

yeah its kinda a good tool when your still new but you get good enough to not need one after a while. just dont go buy a cheap one someone around here has links to some good ones. just ask


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Re: having trouble with huminity.... [Re: jayjaytuner]
    #4430427 - 07/20/05 10:53 PM (11 years, 4 months ago)

so you guys would say that i should be alrightwith the humidity?


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Re: having trouble with huminity.... [Re: jayjaytuner]
    #4430429 - 07/20/05 10:54 PM (11 years, 4 months ago)

yeah to be honest from your description you sound good.


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Re: having trouble with huminity.... [Re: lemon_lw]
    #4430494 - 07/20/05 11:18 PM (11 years, 4 months ago)

heres a couple pics of the gc. its hard to see but, i was just worried cause the saran wrap cover looked dry on the one side.





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Re: having trouble with huminity.... [Re: jayjaytuner]
    #4430556 - 07/20/05 11:38 PM (11 years, 4 months ago)

less water in the perlite, too much water breeds contams, and you get less evaporation to create humidity


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Re: having trouble with huminity.... [Re: thegaruda]
    #4430561 - 07/20/05 11:40 PM (11 years, 4 months ago)

how much water should there be to about 4" of perlite??


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