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  1. the_riz


    Hey guys, Everyone knows the sting in the electric bill from growing and for some of us its a major factor in when we can grow.. I was just thinking to myself surely there must be a man powered method of powering your grow room light, I mean we see them from big to small, from power station...
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    Light Hanger

    Hey guys.. I designed this light hanger from a picture i found on the internet a long time ago. Its basically made up of 7 peices of plastic pipe, 6 L joints, and 2 T joints. Which would probably cost you about $8 for all the peices if your plumbing merchants are anything like ours. You...
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    Ritz's orange lst harvest

    Well here are some pics of my latest harvest, 1 plant lst'd again cali orange bud which is why there was no journal ;) Well the buds in the first picture are the bigger buds, there were 5 really nice thick colas amongsed the growth on this badly treated plant and the longest was touching a...
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    400w HPS issue

    Hey guys :) I went to turn my HPS on thismorning and the thing flickered blue at me for about 4 minutes. Its ok now, sorted itself out but it makes me worred about leaving it for any period of time. I was just wondering whats the average life for these? i mean this ones only at the end of...
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    tying up buds

    Hey everybody, Hope this doesn't seem like a stupid question, but some of our bud site branches are spreading out so much and slightly flopping and growing against the wall in our smaller than we'd like grow space.. I was wondering if tying all the bud site branches to the main stem, not...
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    Hey guys, We just cut down our meddeling male, which stood at around 15 to 20 inches high, nearly 2 weeks into flowering, with pretty developed male flowers and were gonna make some hash out of the ever so...
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    Hey guys, might seem like a simple question, and i cant search as the search engine seems thing the word "the" has never been used on this forum lol, but where exactly do you top the plants? Has anyone got a good thread link they could share?? would appreciate any help as they've been flowering...
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    Light frequencies

    Hey guys, me and doc green just started flowering our 15" bushy orange bud! :aok::D at last! Anyway. I got a black light for the grow room, so if i did have to turn the light on for any reason, it wouldnt interfear with there dark cycle too much.. Is this correct? i mean i heard plants...
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    flowering clippings

    Hey guys, just a quick question, we took three alternating mature branches from our three orange bud plants, and placed them in cups of water under 12/12 lighting.. They've been like this for about 4 to 5 days now, and one of them has developed a rather healthy looking "cloud" of roots around...
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    Hey all.. We've been noticing that our humidity has been dropping below the "average" mark, and wondered if anyone could give us some insight as to how much is too much, and how much is not enough, and why?.. Also anyone know of any good methods of keeping the humidity at a reasonable...
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    Anyone know of any peice of equipment that would neutralize the smell of dank flowering nuggs? even a little bit? any reccomendations?
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    Hey, We had a powercut here last night for about 30 minutes which my lamp was out, problem is it was supposed to be on for another 6 hours.. this meant that after litterally 12 hours, the lamp went out for half an hour. which was turned on as soon as the power came back for the remainder of its...
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    Was just wondering if people were willing to give there views on flowering.. Our 3 infants are virging on 3 weeks old and (despite previous complications) are now looking very healthy, well at least 2 of them, the third ones stalk is no way near as strong but the root system looks to be the...
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    Low Stress Training

    Ok, Ive been discussing different growing techniques with a mate of mine, and he said 'low stress training' was an excelent way of maximising bud from your plants.. only problem is it seems to be purely for potted plants. Anybody know of a similar method for hydro? or has anybody had any...
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    Just saying Hey

    Hey guys, Sorry i didnt say hey earlier, didnt notice this part.. Just started growing hydro NFT, am pretty green to the whole scene but been around serious hydro / soil, and even a couple of gurilla growers for a few years, just fed up of paying more than the price of an 8th of gold for an 8th...
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    Nutrient Burn or more sinister forces at work?!

    Hey guys, I was wondering if someone could help out with a minor/major (hopefully minor lol) problem.. Ive recently purchaced a full indoor hydroponics system, everything has looked fine up until now, they were a nice healthy 2 inches with first leaves and signs of secondary's.. problem...