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Premium verviculite?
    #7282091 - 08/11/07 01:42 AM (15 years, 3 months ago)

Just as the title says... i ordered premium vermiculite and was wondering if i can use this for PF cakes. What would happen? Would the cakes be better or worse? Can I make the vermiculite smaller by doing something to it? Any and All input is much appreciated.


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Re: Premium verviculite? [Re: Me420]
    #7282169 - 08/11/07 01:59 AM (15 years, 3 months ago)

whats exactly premium about premium vermiculite?


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Re: Premium verviculite? [Re: lipan]
    #7282246 - 08/11/07 02:22 AM (15 years, 3 months ago)

:lol:


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Re: Premium verviculite? [Re: Me420]
    #7282265 - 08/11/07 02:27 AM (15 years, 3 months ago)

its premium.. duh.. its like the difference between a sponge and a premium sponge.. they both soak shit up but one costs a fuck load more..


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Re: Premium verviculite? [Re: lipan]
    #7282509 - 08/11/07 03:54 AM (15 years, 3 months ago)

Quote:

lipan said:
whats exactly premium about premium vermiculite?




One was made from "Grade A" mica and the other wasn't! Hell I don't know.


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Re: Premium verviculite? [Re: The shroomy 1]
    #7282569 - 08/11/07 04:16 AM (15 years, 3 months ago)

well then Its vermiculite. End of question lol.


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Re: Premium verviculite? [Re: lipan]
    #7282591 - 08/11/07 04:25 AM (15 years, 3 months ago)

Premium vermiculite is sterile, inert, pH neutral.

Same crap for your purposes. Assuming it's not coarse.


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Re: Premium verviculite? [Re: JohnDOH]
    #7282717 - 08/11/07 05:01 AM (15 years, 3 months ago)

Premium is marketing's way of saying "I can charge more for this"

I've got some New and Improved Super Duper Perlite I'll sell ya' for $10 an ounce.


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Re: Premium verviculite? [Re: JohnDOH]
    #7282988 - 08/11/07 06:43 AM (15 years, 3 months ago)

i think the vermiculite is coarse. It seems to be larger vermiculite pieces which is y i think its premium. Idk.. I was wondering if i can use this for PF cakes cause the verm seems bigger than what the horticultural stuff is. Is there any way i can do something to make it more horticultural grade verm?


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Re: Premium verviculite? [Re: Me420]
    #7283546 - 08/11/07 10:17 AM (15 years, 3 months ago)

You can blend it or smash it. Either will work. Coarse holds a little less water so the PF formula wouldn't be optimal with coarse.

Here is a comparison for you.
Fine vs Coarse.
http://www.shroomery.org/5152/Does-fine-vermiculite-hold-more-water-than-coarse


Edited by JohnDOH (08/11/07 10:17 AM)


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