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Shroom Weight Question!
    #664302 - 06/05/02 02:26 PM (15 years, 3 months ago)

I have about 5 dried P.Cubensis Ecuadors sitting in a cheap desiccation chamber. They've been drying in there for almost 2 weeks, I believe. Their stems are about 3 inches long, and their caps are about an inch in diameter, I believe.

Today, my new digital scale came in the mail. I weighed them, it said like 7-8 grams. Does this sound about right?


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Re: Shroom Weight Question! [Re: greenlight]
    #664479 - 06/05/02 04:50 PM (15 years, 3 months ago)

Anyone, please?

I'm a bit paranoid that the scale may be off. How many "average" size shrooms does 2grams usually constitute?

Thanks.


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Re: Shroom Weight Question! [Re: greenlight]
    #664486 - 06/05/02 04:54 PM (15 years, 3 months ago)

Well, 1 grams ground up is supposed to be able to fill a bic pen.


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Re: Shroom Weight Question! [Re: greenlight]
    #664532 - 06/05/02 05:28 PM (15 years, 3 months ago)

Are they completely cracker dry?
That sounds kinda heavy for the amount of fungi.

I've read somewhere that a US nickel should weigh around 5 grams.


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Re: Shroom Weight Question! [Re: vkk_]
    #664565 - 06/05/02 05:44 PM (15 years, 3 months ago)

Well, when I weigh a nickel on this scale, it says 5.1 grams.

The mushrooms have been in that desiccant chamber for almost two weeks. I'm pretty sure they're "cracker dry."


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Re: Shroom Weight Question! [Re: greenlight]
    #664610 - 06/05/02 06:13 PM (15 years, 3 months ago)

did u calibrae the scale? is there an option? i know on mine ur sposed to calibrate it every few uses...


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Re: Shroom Weight Question! [Re: greenlight]
    #664899 - 06/05/02 09:02 PM (15 years, 3 months ago)

Thats believable I'd say. Your scale can't be off more than a couple tenths of a gram unless its really cheap. I've seen some large mushrooms that probably weighed over 2g a piece dry. Those were maybe 10" long when fresh though.


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Re: Shroom Weight Question! [Re: dirk gently]
    #665071 - 06/06/02 01:06 AM (15 years, 3 months ago)

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Re: Shroom Weight Question! [Re: TwistedRedneck]
    #665077 - 06/06/02 01:34 AM (15 years, 3 months ago)

There's a "tare" feature, and I'm supposed to be getting a 100g calibration weight in the mail in a few days.


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Re: Shroom Weight Question! [Re: greenlight]
    #665594 - 06/06/02 09:10 AM (15 years, 3 months ago)

100g calibration? Sounds like this is a scale for heavier things. Whats its rated accuracy?

Theres some good analog scales that are very accurate in the <10g range. Thats what you want.


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Re: Shroom Weight Question! [Re: dirk gently]
    #665986 - 06/06/02 01:42 PM (15 years, 3 months ago)

It has increments of one-tenth of a gram.


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Re: Shroom Weight Question! [Re: greenlight]
    #668880 - 06/08/02 02:44 PM (15 years, 3 months ago)

5 cubes 3-4 inches weigh 7-8 dry grams? not a chance man.. prolly more like an 1/8 or something.. u better fix your scale or get a new one..


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Re: Shroom Weight Question! [Re: ShroominSpradl]
    #669846 - 06/09/02 11:52 AM (15 years, 3 months ago)

1 US dollar, should weight out to EXCATLY 1 gram, so if you cal your scale with a dollar, and you still have 7-8 grams, then you have 7-8 grams, be happy =) and have a nice trip


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Re: Shroom Weight Question! [Re: ShroominSpradl]
    #670046 - 06/09/02 03:01 PM (15 years, 3 months ago)

"Not a chance?"

Sorry, but you're wrong...

If the two posters before were right, then my scale should be pretty accurate. One dollar came out to 1.0g and a nickel came out at 5.1g (5.0g when I weighed it a second time).

Now, my friend and I each consumed what was 3.0g according to my scale. I underestimated exactly how much mushroom I had, until we consumed them. I figured I would need more, cuz my scale was probably off or something. The reason I underestimated them is because of everything I've read on the board. The trip was *strong*, but it didn't freak us out or anything. We're both pretty well grounded, I think. The second half was pretty damn annoying though...After a few hours we wanted it to end. Well, I know better now.


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