Home | Community | Message Board

MRCA Tyroler Gluckspilze
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 for: ½ Pint Jars, Aquarium Heater, Humidity Meter, Hygrometer

Jump to first unread post. Pages: 1
Super Fighting Robot

Registered: 04/05/02
Posts: 308
Loc: Earth 25XX
Last seen: 3 years, 2 months
incubation Question!!
    #599970 - 04/05/02 09:01 PM (15 years, 25 days ago)

I have a few questions about my incubation chamber useing the PF-Tek and 1/2 pint ball jars. The dimentions are10"x10"x12", . It is a 3 chamber shelf with a cells going top 2 bottom. I plan to use the top cell for the main incubation. Putting a heating pad on the bottom of the top shelf, w/ the jars sitting on it. On the second shelf, there would sit a glass with an air bubbler; next to that would sit a large container of water with a submersible aquirium heat in it. A temp and humidity gague would sit on the middle shelf as well.

Would these methods specifiy as per Tek?

If not, can I have some sugestions.



Post Extras: Print Post  Remind Me! Notify Moderator
Registered: 12/29/01
Posts: 559
Loc: Born on a mountain, Raise...
Re: incubation Question!! [Re: Lapius]
    #600030 - 04/05/02 10:25 PM (15 years, 25 days ago)

Leave out the heating pad, and the water with the bubbler,
and the humidity gauge. Use the aquarium heater to get it to
84 deg. Cap the top of the water off with foil. And you're done.
Hope that helps.

Free Spore Ring

The rest of those, who have gone before us,
cannot settle the unrest of those who follow.
(Finding Forrester)

Post Extras: Print Post  Remind Me! Notify Moderator
Oh shit i realydid it this time
 User Gallery

Registered: 03/16/02
Posts: 591
Loc: Netherlands
Last seen: 1 year, 3 months
Re: incubation Question!! [Re: Lapius]
    #600034 - 04/05/02 10:29 PM (15 years, 25 days ago)

Well, i would make my self damn sure the heatingpad doesnt exeed 96*F (thermal death of mycileum happens at 110*F) and i dont think you need a bubbler for the incubator cause the Rh doesnt matter that much , it has to be atleast 30% ,so you don't need a bubbler.

The submersible Aquarium heater sitting in a container with water sounds verry good to me, so go for that.


Post Extras: Print Post  Remind Me! Notify Moderator
Registered: 10/30/01
Posts: 245
Re: incubation Question!! [Re: paddo]
    #600043 - 04/05/02 10:40 PM (15 years, 25 days ago)

The bubbler, the hygrometer/thermometer, and the heating pad are for your terrarium (might not need the heating pad at all)

Just cover the top of the fish heater jar...

When the walls quit melting, I'll think of a sig

Post Extras: Print Post  Remind Me! Notify Moderator

Registered: 11/28/01
Posts: 128
Last seen: 14 years, 11 months
Re: incubation Question!! [Re: WakingUpLate]
    #600120 - 04/06/02 12:16 AM (15 years, 25 days ago)

i use the heat pad for setup in my incubator yeah its risky but if you got a decent setup and are sure it will work fine so far 12 jars 0 contams all almost done in 2-3 weeks

Post Extras: Print Post  Remind Me! Notify Moderator
Retired Shroomery Mod
Male User Gallery

Registered: 12/11/01
Posts: 22,598
Loc: Snoqualmie, Wa.
Trusted Cultivator
Re: incubation Question!! [Re: paddo]
    #600142 - 04/06/02 12:37 AM (15 years, 25 days ago)

don't go over 86 degrees.......and thermo death is at 106 degrees.

optimal temps are 83 to 86 degrees.

You don't need a bubbler in a incubator.

Heating pads are just too damn dangerous.....I don't care what anyone says!!!!
Hope nobody burn's down their fricken house.

Laterz, Road

Who the hell you callin crazy?
You wouldn't know what crazy was if Charles Manson was eating froot loops on your front porch!

Brainiac said:
PM the names with on there names, that means they have mushrooms for sale.

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

Amazon Shop for: ½ Pint Jars, Aquarium Heater, Humidity Meter, Hygrometer

Mushrooms, Mycology and Psychedelics >> Mushroom Cultivation

Similar ThreadsPosterViewsRepliesLast post
* Incubation heater/bubbler heat fruiting chamber rhizo 2,632 2 11/05/02 05:48 AM
by rhizo
* Another Incubator question. TheProfessor 1,119 11 01/12/04 03:50 PM
by alienated
* incubation question stimpson 677 8 02/27/05 05:19 PM
by scatmanrav
* A Incubation Question NewbieShroomer4 1,345 9 05/01/07 03:45 PM
by professor_mudd
* Incubation Question Shpongloid 753 6 08/03/03 06:39 PM
by Shpongloid
* incubation Question sea_of_weed 831 18 09/30/03 04:56 PM
by sea_of_weed
* Incubator question AZrooj 690 9 03/27/09 10:14 PM
by SkyHigher
* incubation question (using aquarium heater) Strange Daze 762 1 05/24/02 06:46 PM
by geokills

Extra information
You cannot start new topics / You cannot reply to topics
HTML is disabled / BBCode is enabled
Moderator: Magash, Shroomism, george castanza, Prisoner#1, RogerRabbit, Citric, total, FooMan, 13shrooms, stonesun, EvilMushroom666, cronicr, PussyFart, Tmethyl
846 topic views. 18 members, 74 guests and 36 web crawlers are browsing this forum.
[ Toggle Favorite | Print Topic | Stats ]
Search this thread:
Avalon Magic Plants
Please support our sponsors.

Copyright 1997-2017 Mind Media. Some rights reserved.

Generated in 0.036 seconds spending 0.005 seconds on 14 queries.