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Lighting Q?
    #4578196 - 08/25/05 11:05 AM (12 years, 3 months ago)

Hey all, is it ok to have light on 24hrs? Got a red light bulb in my FC for heat but worried it might cause issues.
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Re: Lighting Q? [Re: Pixie1420]
    #4578276 - 08/25/05 11:26 AM (12 years, 3 months ago)

Shrooms need dark this is when they grow the most. Blue light would work much better for pinning BTW. Remember you don't want heat during fruiting unless your FC is in the lower 60's (74-77F. is optimum).


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Re: Lighting Q? [Re: hyphae]
    #4578296 - 08/25/05 11:32 AM (12 years, 3 months ago)

cool thanks, my temps are in the higher 60's low 70's. but I can raise it a notch without the light no worries.


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Re: Lighting Q? [Re: Pixie1420]
    #4578344 - 08/25/05 11:43 AM (12 years, 3 months ago)

Well there ya go optimize! :wink: They will of course need light to pin and fruit properly (optimally), but no direct sun light. GL


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Not what is overlay but rather what overlay is
Gas Exchange vs. FAE

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Re: Lighting Q? [Re: Pixie1420]
    #4578368 - 08/25/05 11:55 AM (12 years, 3 months ago)


10 to 20 watt screw in compact fluorescent - WORKS GREAT.


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Re: Lighting Q? [Re: agar]
    #4578379 - 08/25/05 12:03 PM (12 years, 3 months ago)

Yeah, will just expose them to natural light in the room. Should be fine hey?


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Re: Lighting Q? [Re: Pixie1420]
    #4578950 - 08/25/05 02:51 PM (12 years, 3 months ago)

YEP!


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