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    #982864 - 10/22/02 02:56 PM (14 years, 8 months ago)

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Re: Contamination problems [Re: YidakiMan]
    #982883 - 10/22/02 03:02 PM (14 years, 8 months ago)

I just PC jars for 10 min @ 15psi. The white residue on the outside came from the water, don't worry about it. I know why you did it this time, but next time, PC the jars asap after preparing the substrate, once sterilize you can let the jars sit for a while if you have to.


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Re: Contamination problems [Re: Skikid16]
    #982898 - 10/22/02 03:10 PM (14 years, 8 months ago)

>>I just PC jars for 10 min @ 15psi. The white residue on the outside came from the water, don't worry about it. I know why you did it this time, but next time, PC the jars asap after preparing the substrate, once sterilize you can let the jars sit for a while if you have to. <<

Just to make it clear - this ain't me.
I had a hunch that the residue was mineral deposits from undistilled water. Do you think that the smell is just left over that everything has been properly boiled to death? I have finished another few paragraphs, and it appears that she plans to wash them in hot water with dish soap to see if that removes the smell.


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Re: Contamination problems [Re: YidakiMan]
    #982933 - 10/22/02 03:17 PM (14 years, 8 months ago)

Hears what I think she should do, wash the jars in a bleach solution, then PC the jars. Let the jars cool down for a while (oh I don't know about 2 hours) in the sealed PC. Mix up the substrate and bring the jars straight from PC to be filled, put lid on, and start sterilization process.


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    #983396 - 10/22/02 04:53 PM (14 years, 8 months ago)

If you find that residue from mineral deposits annoying, then just add about a tablespoon of white vinegar to the water in the PC. No more white stuff!


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