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Ok i ended up getting a 400watt hps light kit today set it up in top of my closet, i was going to grow my plant outside but i have decided to just grow it inside for now, im just wondering how long a day should i keep the lite on while they have only just sprouted today is it 24hours a day? thanks
 
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unix said:
Ok i ended up getting a 400watt hps light kit today set it up in top of my closet, i was going to grow my plant outside but i have decided to just grow it inside for now, im just wondering how long a day should i keep the lite on while they have only just sprouted today is it 24hours a day? thanks
Whats up unix. Yes i would go with 24 hours of light a day.
 

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ok thanx mate.. this thins so dam bright and hot lol i open my wardrobe and half the house lights up hehe, the plants felt like they where getting a bit to hot so i moved it to the very end as far away from the direct light as i could hope thats enough.
 
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ok thanx mate.. this thins so dam bright and hot lol i open my wardrobe and half the house lights up hehe, the plants felt like they where getting a bit to hot so i moved it to the very end as far away from the direct light as i could hope thats enough.
Unix do you have any kind of venilation in your grow area? You should have a fan and some air holes in you grow cab.
 

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good "flow through" ventilation is essential..
 

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its straight up in the closet mate i dont have any fans or anything at the moment, i cant really put a hole my the side of my wall lol its a kind of walk in drobe, Iv been playing around with it for hours now i just got some of that greennet stuff that stops a bit of heat im trying to put that around the pot. I put the balast on the floor as far away from the globe as i could.
 

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Can someone please tell me what you should try and get the temp closest to where the light is or abouts??
 

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is 87degrese f or 31c ok if my plant is just started vegitation??, i cant really get it any cooler withought buying a fan.
 

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87 will work but you would like it a little cooler, 72-75 is nice, my temps get pretty high sometimes though and things work out.
 

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