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    #4716630 - 09/26/05 09:58 PM (12 years, 1 month ago)

no matter what i try i cant get the humidity up in my tank it stays around 72% im using perlite at about an inch deep with half an inch of water can somebody please help?


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Re: humidity [Re: 100]
    #4716676 - 09/26/05 10:09 PM (12 years, 1 month ago)

I would try making the perlite a little deeper, its the amount that the water wicks through, not the amount of water, i only use 2 little trays of perlite in my chamber and it fogs up the walls. also make sure your seal is good.


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Re: humidity [Re: 100]
    #4716707 - 09/26/05 10:13 PM (12 years, 1 month ago)

Make sure the lid is tight on your terrarium. If not, you can use some kind of plastic bag like a garbage bag to cover it. This was my aquarium:




Always maintained 100% humidity:


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Re: humidity [Re: 100]
    #4716724 - 09/26/05 10:16 PM (12 years, 1 month ago)

are you using an air pump for air exchange? That could cause the RH to go down if you did not have the tube in water or under the perlite


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