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Question on sizes of jars...
    #508463 - 01/03/02 01:27 AM (16 years, 9 months ago)

This is my first time trying to grows shrooms and when I went to buy all the supplies I bought the wromng jars by mistake, I got the 1 pint jar, I then see on the internet that it is not a good idea to use these sizes jar? What do you guys think... if some one could help me that would be great thanks!


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Re: Question on sizes of jars... [Re: chadd]
    #508475 - 01/03/02 01:34 AM (16 years, 9 months ago)

I've always heard size does not matter. Really it does not....1/2 pint, pint, quart, 1/2 gallon, gallon???? You have a higher risk of contam. with the bigger sizes, especially if it is your first time. Just keep it as clean as can. Good luck!


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Re: Question on sizes of jars... [Re: Papa_Bear]
    #508488 - 01/03/02 01:41 AM (16 years, 9 months ago)

So far I have followed all the directions to a T, is casing somthing mybe I should wait for another time to do or is it ok for first timeers?


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Re: Question on sizes of jars... [Re: chadd]
    #508531 - 01/03/02 02:18 AM (16 years, 9 months ago)

go ahead and use the pint jars they work well too. the only reason 1/2 pint are suggested is there is less substrate to colonize, so it may colonize easier. grow out on cakes first them try to case them later, that way you get a feel for it. Im on my first time caseing right now.


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Re: Question on sizes of jars... [Re: pleezr]
    #508538 - 01/03/02 02:25 AM (16 years, 9 months ago)

full pints take longer to colonize which leaves them open longer to contams.. i'd stick with the 1/2 pinters but if that's all you've got you might as well give it a try.


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Re: Question on sizes of jars... [Re: chadd]
    #508801 - 01/03/02 11:30 AM (16 years, 9 months ago)

pint jars are perfectly alright as long as you're not stingy with the inoculation. you have to be rather generous if you want a timely colonization. but once it starts growing, you'll be golden with big jars. no problem. good luck!


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Re: Question on sizes of jars... [Re: chadd]
    #508821 - 01/03/02 12:06 PM (16 years, 9 months ago)

be daring man! 1 pints are alright, just be very patient.


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Re: Question on sizes of jars... [Re: MickyFinn]
    #508900 - 01/03/02 02:26 PM (16 years, 9 months ago)

What kind of time frame do you guys think I'm looking at if I spread 10cc over 6 pint jars and the spore I will be using is puerto rican? tahnks again for all the help.


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Re: Question on sizes of jars... [Re: chadd]
    #508932 - 01/03/02 03:11 PM (16 years, 9 months ago)

At least a month and a half using brf...


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Re: Question on sizes of jars... [Re: egolesss]
    #508938 - 01/03/02 03:19 PM (16 years, 9 months ago)

One other question, I have all my stuff ready to go now and all I need is the spore kit, I have ordered 2 of them but they have no came in the mail yet and I kinda eager to get started, so I was wondering if there is any place online I can order spores and have them shipped overnight or anything? thanks again


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Re: Question on sizes of jars... [Re: chadd]
    #509402 - 01/03/02 10:10 PM (16 years, 9 months ago)

you can try the FSR, but i dont think any vendors will overnight you. but, if youre that desperate for a syringe, ill give you a cambodian that i have laying around


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