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Offlinephilistine4life
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sterilization and incubation
    #443937 - 10/31/01 11:09 PM (15 years, 8 months ago)

homey the clown is attemping to grow with the pf-tek for the first time. hes really nervous about contamination. he has 12 1/2 pint ball jars, filter disks, sterile syrine, pressure cooker.....does anyone think he should use a glove box? would a dust mask and latex gloves be good too? hes got h202 alcohol and lysol too. for incubation he is debating putting the jars with filter disks in a perlite chamber, or just by themselves. hes kinda worried about the perlite mositure harvesting mold or something. any suggestions or comments from those of experiencewould be appreciated.


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Re: sterilization and incubation [Re: philistine4life]
    #444176 - 11/01/01 02:31 AM (15 years, 8 months ago)

i wouldnt put them in the perlite chamber, could over saturate the cakes with the filter discs. a glove box is an excellent and cheap idea that is easy to make and will greatly cut down on contams. if not use the oven tek, with a dust mask, spray lotsa lysol, and wear the gloves. just be careful around the oven with the lysol and rubbing alchol. i once spilled hlaf a bottle when i was innoculating almost in the oven and it skared the shit outta me.


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Re: sterilization and incubation [Re: MuffinBear]
    #444337 - 11/01/01 05:04 AM (15 years, 8 months ago)

would it make sense to put more water in the substrate since id be using filter discs without perlite incubation? or would that be asking for trouble?


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Re: sterilization and incubation [Re: philistine4life]
    #444396 - 11/01/01 07:06 AM (15 years, 8 months ago)

Don't mess with the substrate formula. When using the filter disks, you need to incubate in a humid environment. Perlite is fine.


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