Home | Community | Message Board


Sporeworks
Please support our sponsors.

Mushrooms, Mycology and Psychedelics >> Mushroom Cultivation

Welcome to the Shroomery Message Board! You are experiencing a small sample of what the site has to offer. Please login or register to post messages and view our exclusive members-only content. You'll gain access to additional forums, file attachments, board customizations, encrypted private messages, and much more!

Amazon Shop: ½ Pint Jars, Brown Rice Flour, Vermiculite

Jump to first unread post. Pages: 1
OfflineStonerSteve
Stranger
Registered: 02/05/02
Posts: 19
Last seen: 15 years, 8 months
the jars
    #574930 - 03/10/02 12:39 PM (15 years, 9 months ago)

Ok so the jars are going fine, showing growth, and are in a good temp range, BUT...they look dry. I know people leave the lids on during colonization but the cakes inside just look way too dry. On some of the not so full jars there is a little condensation on the walls, but in most of the jars the substrate looks like its loosing all its moisture. The jars are in a wooden box with a set of curlers (for hair) in there for heat. it stay between 80-85 but I don't have a temp. The curlers are about 6 inches away from the jars and in total darkness. Should I get rid of the curlers and just let them be at 70 degrees? Or is it just my imagination that the jars look dry? BTW they are BRF in 1 pint at a 3:1:1 ratio of verm:brf:water (in cups). Thanks guys.


Post Extras: Print Post  Remind Me! Notify Moderator
Invisiblepuscle
genius of love
Registered: 01/07/01
Posts: 4,539
Loc: NY
Re: the jars [Re: StonerSteve]
    #574956 - 03/10/02 01:11 PM (15 years, 9 months ago)

You're baking them dry with that dry heat.


Post Extras: Print Post  Remind Me! Notify Moderator
Offlinebluhoney
Yes Im a realgirl ,geeesh
Female User Gallery

Registered: 05/24/99
Posts: 936
Last seen: 10 years, 9 months
Re: the jars [Re: puscle]
    #575008 - 03/10/02 02:49 PM (15 years, 9 months ago)

Alos you need to get a thermometer to make sure your temperature is correct.:)bluhoney 


--------------------
Information listed here is for entertainment only and is neither real or proven


Post Extras: Print Post  Remind Me! Notify Moderator
OfflineStonerSteve
Stranger
Registered: 02/05/02
Posts: 19
Last seen: 15 years, 8 months
Re: the jars [Re: StonerSteve]
    #575266 - 03/10/02 09:54 PM (15 years, 9 months ago)

what can i buy to use as a heat source?


Post Extras: Print Post  Remind Me! Notify Moderator
Offlinesixpac440
Psycho Dad
Registered: 01/22/02
Posts: 201
Loc: Michigan
Last seen: 15 years, 2 months
Re: the jars [Re: StonerSteve]
    #575283 - 03/10/02 10:12 PM (15 years, 9 months ago)

An incubator like this one.....

http://www.fungifun.org/pf/incubator.htm


Six


--------------------
Peace
Six


Post Extras: Print Post  Remind Me! Notify Moderator
Offlinebluhoney
Yes Im a realgirl ,geeesh
Female User Gallery

Registered: 05/24/99
Posts: 936
Last seen: 10 years, 9 months
Re: the jars [Re: StonerSteve]
    #575370 - 03/11/02 12:35 AM (15 years, 9 months ago)

A heat rock used for reptiles works good to. Just put it in the general vacinity of the jars, not to close. The radiant heat will keep it warm enough.:)bluhoney 


--------------------
Information listed here is for entertainment only and is neither real or proven


Post Extras: Print Post  Remind Me! Notify Moderator
Jump to top. Pages: 1

Amazon Shop: ½ Pint Jars, Brown Rice Flour, Vermiculite

Mushrooms, Mycology and Psychedelics >> Mushroom Cultivation

Similar ThreadsPosterViewsRepliesLast post
* It's been like 3 days since I did my jars.
( 1 2 all )
OutThisLife 1,499 24 05/12/09 05:28 AM
by AlienTechKilla
* British Triple Filtered Self Healing Liquid Culture Jars - Top Notch! Now with pictures! Apple core 2,476 12 05/10/09 06:24 AM
by Apple core
* check out these jars! mushman18 508 12 05/11/09 04:25 PM
by mushman18
* if you take a stalled wbs jar and do agars liquid tek brand0n 573 5 05/11/09 06:16 PM
by HybridprX
* How Much LC To Use To Inoculate Jars? Akira4321 546 4 05/11/09 10:01 AM
by Doc_T
* Did Grain To Grain, one jar contaminated, are the others safe to spawn? ozzysmygod 376 3 05/10/09 04:30 PM
by Awestruck
* Filter Patch bags VS. Canning jars for substrate
( 1 2 all )
Ryche HawkV 11,217 37 11/07/02 12:26 AM
by Skikid16
* Wickedsick's "Ninja Jar ©"Tek [a work in progress]
( 1 2 3 4 5 all )
wickedsick 7,861 98 08/10/08 10:22 AM
by RogerRabbit

Extra information
You cannot start new topics / You cannot reply to topics
HTML is disabled / BBCode is enabled
Moderator: Roadkill, Magash, Shroomism, george castanza, RogerRabbit, Citric, total, FooMan, 13shrooms, stonesun, cronicr, PussyFart, Tmethyl, Pastywhyte, bodhisatta
644 topic views. 8 members, 41 guests and 28 web crawlers are browsing this forum.
[ Toggle Favorite | Print Topic | Stats ]
Search this thread:
Kraken Kratom
Please support our sponsors.

Copyright 1997-2017 Mind Media. Some rights reserved.

Generated in 0.03 seconds spending 0.009 seconds on 19 queries.