Home | Community | Message Board

Original Seeds Store - Cannabis Seeds
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

Jump to first unread post. Pages: 1
Registered: 03/18/02
Posts: 47
Last seen: 15 years, 30 days
need help
    #609190 - 04/15/02 05:35 PM (15 years, 1 month ago)

i'm boiling my half pint jars in water to sterilize them. before i do that, do i put tape on the holes in the lids and boil them with the holes covered or not? MMGG says to just put a piece of tin foil over the holes and boil them, but i think that would let all of the water in the substrate evaporate. but if i do tape the holes, will my jars blow up from pressure? somebody please help me out

Post Extras: Print Post  Remind Me! Notify Moderator
Registered: 08/01/01
Posts: 541
Last seen: 15 years, 28 days
Re: need help [Re: podman19]
    #609193 - 04/15/02 05:42 PM (15 years, 1 month ago)

what I do is 2 layer tin foil (or 1 piece folded in half) over the lid, then the ring over that. Then when I innoculate just pierce with the syringe, then 2 coffie filters and rubber band em on.


hey, kid.... you wanna buy some lsd?? -me

Post Extras: Print Post  Remind Me! Notify Moderator
old hand
Registered: 09/01/01
Posts: 1,126
Last seen: 12 years, 1 month
Re: need help [Re: podman19]
    #609208 - 04/15/02 06:02 PM (15 years, 1 month ago)

keep them covered w/ foil and dont tape them.
nothing substantial will evaporate.
cover the pan with boiling water to keep teh steam in and it will heat your jars more effectively.

Holy shit people; COMMON SENSE! we were all born with it where did it go?
maybe theres a tek out there to explain how to use it!
BUCKETS BRIGADE left hand man!!!

Post Extras: Print Post  Remind Me! Notify Moderator
Registered: 02/24/02
Posts: 74
Last seen: 13 years, 18 days
Re: need help [Re: podman19]
    #609393 - 04/15/02 09:32 PM (15 years, 1 month ago)

I just make lids up with polyfill to vent(poke about 1/4 inch hole and fill with filter floss) and tape over Innoculation holes with masking tape. Then when I want to innoculate jar I just wipe tape with alcohol and stick needle thru it, then put another piece of tape over needle hole and flame needle between holes. I have very few problems with contamination that way

I'm never SURE of anything

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

Amazon Shop: ½ Pint Jars

Mushrooms, Mycology and Psychedelics >> Mushroom Cultivation

Similar ThreadsPosterViewsRepliesLast post
* How long do you have to wait until the alcohol has evaporated Nebula 711 5 11/20/07 03:01 PM
by Nebula
* How long does it take for rubbing alcohol to evaporate??? tonyperez420 23,226 3 06/16/06 05:15 PM
by tonyperez420
* Hassle to buy needles...
( 1 2 all )
AkashaPrinciple 3,013 31 02/16/06 08:15 PM
by onetime
* Can you use diabetic needles to make spore syringe? Nickster_154371 1,685 11 03/10/04 12:40 AM
by TRS
* newbie needle question cloudcity 1,022 8 05/07/05 08:46 PM
by Prisoner#1
* Is it necessary to flame the needle? Can I use rubbing alcohol?
( 1 2 all )
ArthurSalenez 3,365 32 03/27/09 12:13 PM
by thefinalhours
* sterilizing needle w/ lysol? bracclini 1,764 11 10/04/04 01:55 PM
by botanisthype
* ~Bleach Needle Sterilization~ crazyoutlaw 728 9 03/28/08 07:27 PM
by ScavengerType

Extra information
You cannot start new topics / You cannot reply to topics
HTML is disabled / BBCode is enabled
Moderator: Magash, Shroomism, george castanza, RogerRabbit, total, FooMan, 13shrooms, stonesun, cronicr, PussyFart, Tmethyl
460 topic views. 25 members, 118 guests and 25 web crawlers are browsing this forum.
[ Toggle Favorite | Print Topic | Stats ]
Search this thread:
Shroom Supply
Please support our sponsors.

Copyright 1997-2017 Mind Media. Some rights reserved.

Generated in 0.025 seconds spending 0.007 seconds on 18 queries.