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Cold Shock Temps
    #519246 - 01/13/02 10:52 AM (15 years, 1 month ago)

I've read plenty of ppl saying to cold shock, but I'm wondering how low to go. My fridge is running at about 38* F, is this to low for cold shocking?

Also would you dunk cakes right after birthing while cold shocking, or should i just get a flush or two from the cakes before dunking?


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Re: Cold Shock Temps [Re: ncshroomer]
    #519594 - 01/13/02 05:48 PM (15 years, 1 month ago)

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Re: Cold Shock Temps [Re: ncshroomer]
    #519690 - 01/13/02 07:40 PM (15 years, 1 month ago)

dunking before you initiate pinning is a great way to give back water to the cake that it lost in the colonization process...

It gives it a boost I guess


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Re: Cold Shock Temps [Re: Syd_barret]
    #519745 - 01/13/02 08:46 PM (15 years, 1 month ago)

I dunk after a flush, I dont think the cake loses much moisture during colonization. you could dunk afer birthing but i dont think its nessacary. most fridges are around 38, that should be fine


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Re: Cold Shock Temps [Re: Syd_barret]
    #519746 - 01/13/02 08:48 PM (15 years, 1 month ago)

I dunk after a flush, Ii dont think the cake loses much moisture during colonization. you could dunk afer birthing but i dont think its nessacary


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Re: Cold Shock Temps [Re: pleezr]
    #519748 - 01/13/02 08:51 PM (15 years, 1 month ago)

testing...


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Re: Cold Shock Temps [Re: pleezr]
    #521299 - 01/15/02 07:24 AM (15 years, 1 month ago)

the cake/casing lose more moisture after they are birthed cased and exposed to air exchange - dunking is good and cold shocking usually isnt necessary for cubensis. Ive tried it and yes, you get a bigger first flush - but that just means a smaller second and third etc.


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