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to sterilize or not to sterilize ?
    #4529943 - 08/13/05 01:19 PM (12 years, 8 months ago)

washed my lava rocks about a thousand times took two hours... now im debating if i should cook them in the oven at 400 degress for an hour or just leave as is? has anyone not sterilized the rocks?


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Re: to sterilize or not to sterilize ? [Re: tony8404]
    #4530020 - 08/13/05 01:55 PM (12 years, 8 months ago)

I just boiled them in a pot for 20 mins , and then put a bit of h202 in the water 2-3% solution and i havnt had any problems yet with the fruiting chamber


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Re: to sterilize or not to sterilize ? [Re: TheLegend]
    #4530093 - 08/13/05 02:22 PM (12 years, 8 months ago)

I think you should put them in the oven. Why risk it?


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Re: to sterilize or not to sterilize ? [Re: Jabberw0cky]
    #4530416 - 08/13/05 04:18 PM (12 years, 8 months ago)

should i go 400 degrees for 1 hour would that be good enough? but also , my 1 jar is not ready to go in yet i still have about a week before the jar is done... i just wanna test it out and make tweak it a bit


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Re: to sterilize or not to sterilize ? [Re: tony8404]
    #4530435 - 08/13/05 04:25 PM (12 years, 8 months ago)

I just soak my geolite in bleachy water.

then rinse it off good with fresh water.


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Re: to sterilize or not to sterilize ? [Re: Roadkill]
    #4530502 - 08/13/05 04:51 PM (12 years, 8 months ago)

There was no need for a new topic asking the same question... In the future keep that in mind before you start a new topic :thumbup:


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Re: to sterilize or not to sterilize ? [Re: tony8404]
    #4530532 - 08/13/05 05:06 PM (12 years, 8 months ago)

This thread has been closed.

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double post...you already asked this question in another thread.

no need for 2 posts...and they are both on the front page!~



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