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OfflineOLD_NEWBIE
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Fruiting chamber sterility question.
    #588103 - 03/24/02 02:34 PM (14 years, 8 months ago)

Hi all,
I'm just about ready to birth some jars and my question is,
How sterile should my fruiting chamber and perlite be?.
Would a couple of glugs of h202 in my perlite do the job?.
Thanks.


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Re: Fruiting chamber sterility question. [Re: OLD_NEWBIE]
    #588111 - 03/24/02 02:41 PM (14 years, 8 months ago)

Yeah you can add some h202 to the perlite...once the cakes are fully colonized you dont need to worry as much about sterility. After a flush or two though be a little more carefull.


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Re: Fruiting chamber sterility question. [Re: DrAbeLincoln]
    #588140 - 03/24/02 03:15 PM (14 years, 8 months ago)

if you were to add h2o2 to the perlite how much should be added ?


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Re: Fruiting chamber sterility question. [Re: SmashedMe]
    #588185 - 03/24/02 04:09 PM (14 years, 8 months ago)

I always add a good glug glug glug to the water that I submerge the perlite in. A good ratio is 10:1 (water:peroxide).


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Re: Fruiting chamber sterility question. [Re: SmashedMe]
    #588212 - 03/24/02 04:45 PM (14 years, 8 months ago)

10:1 is a good ratio...like phrozen said


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