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Perlite??????? do i really need it?
    #624369 - 05/01/02 10:48 PM (15 years, 1 month ago)

correct me if Im wrong but perlite is used to retain moisture inside the chamber... making it easier to maintain a high humidity...

say I have no problem retaining a high humidity in my tank is perlite still needed?

my chamber at this point retains a humidity of 95% on its own...... i hjave more trouble lowering it then maintaining it...

please let me know exactly what the benefits of perlite are and if it is a must

thanks all!!

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Re: Perlite??????? do i really need it? [Re: indicaz]
    #624378 - 05/01/02 10:58 PM (15 years, 1 month ago)

well, what are you doing to keep the humidity high then?
there are other methods to humidify, perlite is just one of them.


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Re: Perlite??????? do i really need it? [Re: DinoMyc]
    #624492 - 05/02/02 01:26 AM (15 years, 1 month ago)

using water/peroxide mix in jar with air pump and air stone... it keeps humidity steady at 95% and is easy to control, my chamber seals well so humidity is not a problem....


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Re: Perlite??????? do i really need it? [Re: indicaz]
    #624705 - 05/02/02 09:49 AM (15 years, 1 month ago)

If your humidity is 95% + your fine.

You can mist the sides of the fruiting chamber if the humidity goes down a little.... to increase the humidity.




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