Home | Community | Message Board

Mushrooms.com
Please support our sponsors.


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!

Shop: Left Coast Kratom Buy Kratom Extract, Kratom Powder For Sale   North Spore Injection Grain Bag, North Spore Mushroom Grow Kits & Cultivation Supplies   Original Sensible Seeds Bulk Cannabis Seeds, High THC Strains   Kraken Kratom Red Vein Kratom   PhytoExtractum Maeng Da Thai Kratom Leaf Powder

Jump to first unread post Pages: 1 | 2  [ show all ]
Some of these posts are very old and might contain outdated information. You may wish to search for newer posts instead.
Offlinefearforce7
addict
Registered: 01/31/00
Posts: 642
Loc: USA
Last seen: 6 years, 8 months
I am scared to do a Print/syring!
    #829024 - 08/20/02 04:07 AM (20 years, 3 months ago)

I don't know why but i keep thinking i am gonna have trouble making a sterile print and syring. I have grown the mushrooms, they should be done by this friday, but i am worried that i will not be able to make a sterile print and syring. What is the best method to work for you guys, for printing and syringe making?

I have printed more the 10 teks on this but can't pick one.

So i need input.

thanks ff7


--------------------


Extras: Filter Print Post Top
Offlinetwisted
member

Registered: 06/15/02
Posts: 177
Loc: croatia
Last seen: 11 years, 6 months
Re: I am scared to do a Print/syring! [Re: fearforce7]
    #829045 - 08/20/02 04:18 AM (20 years, 3 months ago)

why thats plain old silly
you got nothing to worry about


--------------------
Jesus! Did I say that?Or just think it? Was i talking ? Did they hear me?

http://www.fsre.org/


Extras: Filter Print Post Top
Invisiblemickey_rourke
Illegal Smile
Registered: 07/19/02
Posts: 3,333
Loc: Playa del Carmen
Re: I am scared to do a Print/syring! [Re: fearforce7] * 1
    #829048 - 08/20/02 04:19 AM (20 years, 3 months ago)

This is what I do. I harvest a mushroom, and remove the cap from the stem with a clean scalpel. I sterilize some foil and place it on a clean, hard surface that has been sprayed with Lysol. I then place the cap on the sterilized foil and cover it with a clean bowl that has been wiped with alcohol. Let the cap print overnight. The next morning, spray the area with lysol and remove the cap. Take the foil and quickly fold it up and over itself to seal. Voila! Clean print.

When I make a syringe, I fill up a 1/8 pint canning jar with the amount of water that I need. The lid of this jar has been modified with a hole in the center. I usually make this about 1/4" or so. Cover the hole with masking tape, and cover the entire top with foil. I then PC for 30 minutes and allow the jar to cool. When the jar is cool, I turn the oven on low and pull out the lowest tray to use as a work surface. Wipe the jar with alcohol and remove the foil from the jar. Open the lid and scrape the spores from the print into the jar -- for most prints, an area the size of a match head works well for each syringe. Be sure and do this as quickly as possible. Put the lid back on and remove the masking tape. Stick a syringe into the hole and fill it. Squirt the water back in as soon as it's filled and repeat a few times. This breaks up the spores and distributes it evenly into the water. Fill syringes and replace cover on the needle. Slap a piece of tape on it and record the strain and date.

Good luck! (This was my 666th post. )


--------------------
"I tried to put it all behind me, but my redneck past is nipping at my heels.." -- Ben Folds Five


Edited by mickey_rourke (08/20/02 04:25 AM)


Extras: Filter Print Post Top
OfflineDutchbrewed
Metaphysical
 User Gallery


Registered: 06/29/09
Posts: 289
Last seen: 6 years, 28 days
Re: I am scared to do a Print/syring! [Re: mickey_rourke]
    #10668493 - 07/13/09 08:17 PM (13 years, 4 months ago)

I like what Mickey had to say.... mine's just slightly different, but it sounds like he found a good way to cut some lengthy corners in sterilization, so I say go for it. Cultivating mushrooms is really a learn as you go kind of thing anyway. If you fail, deduce the problem and attack it again. I have faith in you


Extras: Filter Print Post Top
Offlineveda_sticks
Cultivator
Male User Gallery


Folding@home Statistics
Registered: 07/29/07
Posts: 14,191
Loc: UK Flag
Last seen: 2 years, 10 months
Re: I am scared to do a Print/syring! [Re: mickey_rourke]
    #10668513 - 07/13/09 08:20 PM (13 years, 4 months ago)

Quote:

mickey_rourke said:
This is what I do.  I harvest a mushroom, and remove the cap from the stem with a clean scalpel.  I sterilize some foil and place it on a clean, hard surface that has been sprayed with Lysol.  I then place the cap on the sterilized foil and cover it with a clean bowl that has been wiped with alcohol.  Let the cap print overnight.  The next morning, spray the area with lysol and remove the cap.  Take the foil and quickly fold it up and over itself to seal.  Voila!  Clean print.

When I make a syringe, I fill up a 1/8 pint canning jar with the amount of water that I need.  The lid of this jar has been modified with a hole in the center.  I usually make this about 1/4" or so.  Cover the hole with masking tape, and cover the entire top with foil.  I then PC for 30 minutes and allow the jar to cool.  When the jar is cool, I turn the oven on low and pull out the lowest tray to use as a work surface.  Wipe the jar with alcohol and remove the foil from the jar.  Open the lid and scrape the spores from the print into the jar -- for most prints, an area the size of a match head works well for each syringe.  Be sure and do this as quickly as possible.  Put the lid back on and remove the masking tape.  Stick a syringe into the hole and fill it.  Squirt the water back in as soon as it's filled and repeat a few times.  This breaks up the spores and distributes it evenly into the water.  Fill syringes and replace cover on the needle.  Slap a piece of tape on it and record the strain and date.

Good luck! (This was my 666th post.  <img src="/forums/images/icons/smile.gif" alt="" />)




Let your print dry for 24 hours before you seal it up.

its very annoying recieving a print that the spores are stuck together in a sheet and from huge clumps in a syringe. plus nasty things can happen to a wet print.


--------------------

PF TEK - writeup by EvilMushroom666
Lets Grow Mushrooms - RogerRabbit & RoadKills website with sample videos plus the full PF TEK video series. Alot of great information - BUY THE DVD
Cakes can and will pin! - So you think cakes suck for pins. Your wrong
Franks Simple Coir/Verm Tek
Franks Proper Pasturisation Tek
Franks Spawning To Bulk - Monotub
Professor Pinheads RTV Injection Port Tek
Foo Mans No Soak WBS Prep Tek


Extras: Filter Print Post Top
Offlinephaseflux
Stranger than most


Registered: 07/16/08
Posts: 702
Last seen: 9 years, 1 month
Re: I am scared to do a Print/syring! [Re: Dutchbrewed]
    #10668518 - 07/13/09 08:21 PM (13 years, 4 months ago)

haha don't be scared. In the beginning I had to start off from a print and make my own spore syringe. Anyway, i was sure it was gonna be a failure, but everything worked out fine. . Want some advice? Use a glovebox/still air box.


Extras: Filter Print Post Top
Offlinephaseflux
Stranger than most


Registered: 07/16/08
Posts: 702
Last seen: 9 years, 1 month
Re: I am scared to do a Print/syring! [Re: veda_sticks]
    #10668530 - 07/13/09 08:23 PM (13 years, 4 months ago)

Quote:

veda_sticks said:

Let your print dry for 24 hours before you seal it up.

its very annoying recieving a print that the spores are stuck together in a sheet and from huge clumps in a syringe. plus nasty things can happen to a wet print.




And do listen to this. I've ruined quite a few prints this way. Luckily I have a lot to work with still.


Extras: Filter Print Post Top
Offlinebob psilocybe
Stranger
Registered: 06/07/12
Posts: 3
Last seen: 10 years, 2 months
Re: I am scared to do a Print/syring! [Re: fearforce7] * 1
    #16342378 - 06/07/12 02:32 AM (10 years, 5 months ago)

Easiest way that worked for me is take some clean forceps and scissors, cut cap of mushroom place in small sterile jar (just bake empty jar 350 - 40 min or less) and allow it to make a spore print at the bottom (24 hrs later) take the cap out and add filtered water carefully then close and shake and you have your own spore water - this tech saved me hundreds of bucks


Extras: Filter Print Post Top
OfflineMugnath
Male


Registered: 05/24/12
Posts: 713
Last seen: 8 months, 22 days
Re: I am scared to do a Print/syring! [Re: fearforce7]
    #16342477 - 06/07/12 02:55 AM (10 years, 5 months ago)

I use Multisync's tek personally, I find it to be pretty simple, and I have not had any contam errors (except one with cobweb due to improper inoculation. Just a bag and some scissors is all that's required.

http://www.shroomery.org/9210/MultiSyncs-lazy-bastard-print-syringe-guide


Extras: Filter Print Post Top
InvisibleFungal growth
Lootinint
Male User Gallery


Registered: 03/21/10
Posts: 3,641
Loc: under a rock in your yard
Re: I am scared to do a Print/syring! [Re: Mugnath]
    #16342501 - 06/07/12 02:59 AM (10 years, 5 months ago)

lol! u realize this thread is nearly 3 years old, of course. i'm guessing the op figured it out or quit. u could ask them, but they haven't been seen 'round these parts for 7 months.


Extras: Filter Print Post Top
OfflineMugnath
Male


Registered: 05/24/12
Posts: 713
Last seen: 8 months, 22 days
Re: I am scared to do a Print/syring! [Re: Fungal growth]
    #16342507 - 06/07/12 03:00 AM (10 years, 5 months ago)

Quote:

Fungal growth said:
lol! u realize this thread is nearly 3 years old, of course. i'm guessing the op figured it out or quit. u could ask them, but they haven't been seen 'round these parts for 7 months.




Lol woops, didn't notice.


Extras: Filter Print Post Top
OfflineMcD
Boss
Male
Registered: 07/03/12
Posts: 1
Last seen: 1 year, 3 months
Re: I am scared to do a Print/syring! [Re: Mugnath]
    #16567304 - 07/22/12 06:44 PM (10 years, 4 months ago)

I've spent the past few days looking at various syringe teks for my first attempt, which I'm gradually building up the confidence for. (Shouldn't be much longer now!) I found it very useful. It's going into a pot in my head with a few other selected teks where it will be mixed, digested and hopefully come out as my own successful new tek.

So... Thanks again!


Extras: Filter Print Post Top
OfflineRevolutiontcm
dniM-retsaM
Male User Gallery


Registered: 04/06/12
Posts: 949
Loc: MD Flag
Last seen: 8 months, 12 days
Re: I am scared to do a Print/syring! [Re: McD]
    #16567815 - 07/22/12 08:55 PM (10 years, 4 months ago)

#829024 - 08/19/02 09:07 PM (9 years, 10 months ago)

How do you guys come across these old threads?


--------------------
:whathesaid::nonono:


Extras: Filter Print Post Top
InvisibleFungal growth
Lootinint
Male User Gallery


Registered: 03/21/10
Posts: 3,641
Loc: under a rock in your yard
Re: I am scared to do a Print/syring! [Re: McD]
    #16567894 - 07/22/12 09:14 PM (10 years, 4 months ago)

Quote:

McD said:
I've spent the past few days looking at various syringe teks for my first attempt, which I'm gradually building up the confidence for. (Shouldn't be much longer now!) I found it very useful. It's going into a pot in my head with a few other selected teks where it will be mixed, digested and hopefully come out as my own successful new tek.

So... Thanks again!



lol! day of the dead.
so, you've never gown before, but your gonna look over some grows then not follow any, instead you'll mix em up and come up with a new way of doing things? pretty bold for your first grow. if past noobish failures are any indication, you'll be sailing away.

:failboat:
toottoot!


Extras: Filter Print Post Top
OfflineSynapse Trap
Eating God's Holy Cannabis Plant
 User Gallery

Registered: 02/19/12
Posts: 1,698
Last seen: 7 years, 4 months
Re: I am scared to do a Print/syring! [Re: Fungal growth]
    #16567977 - 07/22/12 09:35 PM (10 years, 4 months ago)

He didn't say he's never grown before.. I took it to mean his first attempt at making a syringe. I give him a D+ for communication, but I think he's saying he's going to take the best of various teks and find a method that works best for him.


--------------------
Synapse Trap

:flyhigh:


Extras: Filter Print Post Top
InvisibleFungal growth
Lootinint
Male User Gallery


Registered: 03/21/10
Posts: 3,641
Loc: under a rock in your yard
Re: I am scared to do a Print/syring! [Re: Synapse Trap]
    #16568062 - 07/22/12 09:52 PM (10 years, 4 months ago)

o. my bad.
i didn't realize there was more than 1 way to make a syringe properly.
boil H2O for 10 minutes, suck up H2O into syringe and purge 3-5 or so times, fill with boiling H2O and let sit for 10 minutes. purge. i fill and purge a few more times, then fill one final time, then let it cool.
i could do it in my sleep. works every time.


Extras: Filter Print Post Top
OfflineGod Stamet
wannabe Stamets


Registered: 07/01/12
Posts: 774
Last seen: 8 years, 22 days
Re: I am scared to do a Print/syring! [Re: Fungal growth]
    #16568088 - 07/22/12 09:56 PM (10 years, 4 months ago)

check this shit out. and away with your fears!!!!
http://www.shroomery.org/forums/showflat.php/Number/12457987#12457987


--------------------
I have caught the Mycology bug! Not just here for the ride, i'm here for life.

How I do my bulk substrate

just another mushroom capsule TEK


Extras: Filter Print Post Top
Offlinezenarrow
Stranger
Male User Gallery

Registered: 02/09/17
Posts: 292
Last seen: 6 months, 16 days
Re: I am scared to do a Print/syring! [Re: fearforce7]
    #24117024 - 02/25/17 04:04 AM (5 years, 9 months ago)

Gonna save this page for future reference


Extras: Filter Print Post Top
Offlinemushpunx
Fungus Punk
 User Gallery

Registered: 04/20/14
Posts: 13,394
Last seen: 22 days, 22 hours
Trusted Cultivator
Re: I am scared to do a Print/syring! [Re: zenarrow]
    #24117054 - 02/25/17 04:11 AM (5 years, 9 months ago)

Learn to build and utilize a still air box first !


--------------------

Amateur Mycologists United
AMU Q&A


Extras: Filter Print Post Top
OfflineWispy Wizard
Wilderness Junkie

Registered: 12/12/18
Posts: 12
Last seen: 3 years, 10 months
Re: I am scared to do a Print/syring! [Re: zenarrow]
    #25733976 - 01/09/19 10:37 PM (3 years, 10 months ago)

Agreed. Following.


Extras: Filter Print Post Top
Offlineaxxron11
Stranger
I'm a teapot

Registered: 10/23/19
Posts: 42
Loc: FL
Last seen: 2 years, 4 months
Re: I am scared to do a Print/syring! [Re: bob psilocybe]
    #26309996 - 11/10/19 03:33 AM (3 years, 26 days ago)

Baking the  cut shroom peice doesn't hurt the spores?


--------------------
Just a Hippie lovin life and broadening my insight.


Extras: Filter Print Post Top
OfflineFungiMaster
Entrepreneur
Male User Gallery


Registered: 11/01/19
Posts: 998
Loc: Bay Area, CA, USA Flag
Last seen: 3 years, 2 days
Re: I am scared to do a Print/syring! [Re: axxron11]
    #26310253 - 11/10/19 05:10 AM (3 years, 25 days ago)

um u ain't supposed to bake the shroom. Just cut off the head and put it on foil, and wait a day or two.


--------------------


https://tinyurl.com/wjuxagb


Extras: Filter Print Post Top
Offlinetfortorment
Stranger
Registered: 04/19/20
Posts: 1
Last seen: 2 years, 6 months
Re: I am scared to do a Print/syring! [Re: mickey_rourke]
    #26622450 - 04/23/20 11:00 PM (2 years, 7 months ago)

Quote:

mickey_rourke said:
This is what I do.  I harvest a mushroom, and remove the cap from the stem with a clean scalpel.  I sterilize some foil and place it on a clean, hard surface that has been sprayed with Lysol.  I then place the cap on the sterilized foil and cover it with a clean bowl that has been wiped with alcohol.  Let the cap print overnight.  The next morning, spray the area with lysol and remove the cap.  Take the foil and quickly fold it up and over itself to seal.  Voila!  Clean print.

When I make a syringe, I fill up a 1/8 pint canning jar with the amount of water that I need.  The lid of this jar has been modified with a hole in the center.  I usually make this about 1/4" or so.  Cover the hole with masking tape, and cover the entire top with foil.  I then PC for 30 minutes and allow the jar to cool.  When the jar is cool, I turn the oven on low and pull out the lowest tray to use as a work surface.  Wipe the jar with alcohol and remove the foil from the jar.  Open the lid and scrape the spores from the print into the jar -- for most prints, an area the size of a match head works well for each syringe.  Be sure and do this as quickly as possible.  Put the lid back on and remove the masking tape.  Stick a syringe into the hole and fill it.  Squirt the water back in as soon as it's filled and repeat a few times.  This breaks up the spores and distributes it evenly into the water.  Fill syringes and replace cover on the needle.  Slap a piece of tape on it and record the strain and date.

Good luck! (This was my 666th post.  <img src="/forums/images/icons/smile.gif" alt="" />)




wait, why do this in an oven? seems dangerous breathing all that gas in...


Extras: Filter Print Post Top
OfflineLikeMyc
Microscopicologist
Male
Registered: 12/06/19
Posts: 1,086
Last seen: 2 years, 1 month
Re: I am scared to do a Print/syring! [Re: tfortorment]
    #26622474 - 04/23/20 11:11 PM (2 years, 7 months ago)

This thread is 17 years old! :feelsoldman:


Extras: Filter Print Post Top
Offlinepoisoned
untitled
I'm a teapot User Gallery


Registered: 04/17/13
Posts: 1,738
Loc: Yurop
Last seen: 1 month, 12 days
Re: I am scared to do a Print/syring! [Re: LikeMyc]
    #26622781 - 04/24/20 01:13 AM (2 years, 7 months ago)

I have never seen a thread resurrected so many times.


--------------------
How I do glass dishes


Extras: Filter Print Post Top
OfflinearoundTheCorner
Some dude from around the corner
 User Gallery


Registered: 07/25/09
Posts: 18
Last seen: 3 months, 18 days
Re: I am scared to do a Print/syring! [Re: poisoned]
    #27599531 - 12/30/21 04:43 PM (10 months, 29 days ago)

Me neither.


--------------------
-----------------------------------------------------------
For this is all a dream we dreamed one afternoon, long ago.


Extras: Filter Print Post Top
InvisibleLotKid
Never.Trust.A.Prankster
Male User Gallery


Registered: 01/08/17
Posts: 7,828
Loc: Shakedown St.
Trusted Cultivator
Re: I am scared to do a Print/syring! [Re: aroundTheCorner]
    #27599558 - 12/30/21 05:15 PM (10 months, 29 days ago)

You just had to do it... didnt you? :oldman:


--------------------

:mushroom2: LotKid's PE Tips        :shpongle:    LotKid's Chocolates :mushroom2:
:dancingbear: :dancingbear:
"The galaxys in all their glory. What a sight to behold?"
- James Webb


Extras: Filter Print Post Top
OfflineForresterM
aspiring sociopath
Male User Gallery

Registered: 02/06/13
Posts: 9,255
Loc: Northeast USA
Last seen: 14 hours, 30 minutes
Trusted Cultivator
Re: I am scared to do a Print/syring! [Re: LotKid]
    #27599598 - 12/30/21 05:54 PM (10 months, 29 days ago)

That was good. :lol:


--------------------
Repugnant is a creature who would squander the ability to lift an eye to heaven, conscious of his fleeting time here.
-------------------

Have some medicinal mushrooms and want to get the most out of them?  Try this double extraction method.


Extras: Filter Print Post Top
Jump to top Pages: 1 | 2  [ show all ]

Shop: Left Coast Kratom Buy Kratom Extract, Kratom Powder For Sale   North Spore Injection Grain Bag, North Spore Mushroom Grow Kits & Cultivation Supplies   Original Sensible Seeds Bulk Cannabis Seeds, High THC Strains   Kraken Kratom Red Vein Kratom   PhytoExtractum Maeng Da Thai Kratom Leaf Powder


Similar ThreadsPosterViewsRepliesLast post
* Made prints RowZeZe 418 3 07/27/04 01:49 AM
by RowZeZe
* Spore print question Callampin 479 4 10/22/03 09:59 PM
by MilkVein
* confused when making a syringe from print. Mdubya 1,840 12 12/12/02 11:52 PM
by KegTheRipper
* Spore Prints in the Mail wyrm 1,783 11 09/25/03 03:51 AM
by casper702
* re-hydration of a print Ganoderma 955 4 09/11/03 07:56 PM
by Ganoderma
* ok never tripped before kinda scared can anyone id these to put me at ease
( 1 2 all )
40daysN40nights 3,368 35 03/18/05 04:03 AM
by 40daysN40nights
* Success rate at first time making a sterile syring tekramrepus 5,128 13 02/20/20 05:59 PM
by InfiniteDreams
* print on foil or paper? TODAY 3,083 6 07/14/04 10:52 PM
by MikeOLogical

Extra information
You cannot start new topics / You cannot reply to topics
HTML is disabled / BBCode is enabled
Moderator: Shroomism, george castanza, RogerRabbit, FooMan, mushboy, fahtster, LogicaL Chaos, 13shrooms, stonesun, wildernessjunkie, cronicr, Pastywhyte, bodhisatta, Tormato
8,546 topic views. 35 members, 190 guests and 15 web crawlers are browsing this forum.
[ Show Images Only | Sort by Score | Print Topic ]
Search this thread:

Copyright 1997-2022 Mind Media. Some rights reserved.

Generated in 0.033 seconds spending 0.009 seconds on 13 queries.