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Forum: LED Grow Lights 11-03-2017, 08:07 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 989
Posted By boroboro
Almost fits your #2 requirement: I picked lights...

Almost fits your #2 requirement: I picked lights from Pacific Light Concepts for an application like this. It looked like a good product at a good price, everything but the ETL/UL listing. Joe...
Forum: Growroom Designs & Equipment 03-26-2012, 09:04 PM
Replies: 76
Views: 30,867
Posted By boroboro
I set up one of those Ideal Air 24k DIY units...

I set up one of those Ideal Air 24k DIY units about 11 months ago, the same unit shown in that video Guest linked to above.

Install was easy, and the lines really are pre-charged. Did they show...
Forum: Cannabis Infirmary 10-28-2011, 04:37 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 3,330
Posted By boroboro
Hi, my name is Boroboro, and I .... ......

Hi, my name is Boroboro, and I ....

... pause ...

... gee, this is sort of hard to say, but ...

I use Mighty Wash, and I think it works.

I pretty much agree with Kcar that it seems like...
Forum: Indoor Grows - Hydro 10-28-2011, 04:32 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 5,209
Posted By boroboro
I just ran into a similar problem. I've had an...

I just ran into a similar problem. I've had an Oakton Eco 1 Ph pen for 2-3 years. $70 or so new. I keep it in 7.0 solution, and for years it's auto-calibrated back to 7.0 without trouble. I might...
Forum: Growroom Designs & Equipment 09-14-2011, 08:17 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 805
Posted By boroboro
I bought a CAP PPM4 about 3 harvests ago. I was...

I bought a CAP PPM4 about 3 harvests ago. I was initially nervous about it, as it seemed much too cheap (about US $200 at the local grow store). The store reassured me with a 3 year...
Forum: Toker's Den 06-27-2011, 03:27 PM
Replies: 71
Views: 2,191
Posted By boroboro
Who owns you?

Who owns you?
Forum: Indoor Grows - Soil 06-12-2011, 04:16 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,468
Posted By boroboro
Update: my second attempt at killing the mites...

Update: my second attempt at killing the mites with CO2 failed also. Approximately 100,000 ppm for two hours plus as long as it took for the CO2 to be absorbed by the plants.

I found most...
Forum: Indoor Grows - Soil 06-09-2011, 08:30 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,468
Posted By boroboro
Thanks grapeman! I'm curious about that 61...

Thanks grapeman!

I'm curious about that 61 pounds of CO2 in 2250 cubic feet. If that's 61 pounds of liquid CO2, that's a huge CO2 concentration!

According to my quick calculations 61 pounds...
Forum: Toker's Den 11-03-2010, 07:06 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,958
Posted By boroboro
This is not true in Michigan, at least in most...

This is not true in Michigan, at least in most areas of Michigan. You are likely better off with a card, but, even with a card, any serious LEO involvement is likely to end up with you in jail...
Forum: Toker's Den 11-02-2010, 07:55 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,958
Posted By boroboro
I'm not much of a follower of that book, but I...

I'm not much of a follower of that book, but I did read it. That was a very subtle and excellent reference. Well played.

I came out of the closet, signed up and went legal a while ago. Still...
Forum: Toker's Den 11-01-2010, 08:43 PM
Replies: 82
Views: 4,041
Posted By boroboro
Hey, thanks. It's tempting, but hopefully I'm...

Hey, thanks. It's tempting, but hopefully I'm smart enough not to pat myself on the back for smoking a little cannabis.

Psychoactive drugs being "evolutionarily pretty new to humans" is an idea...
Forum: Toker's Den 10-08-2010, 02:59 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,549
Posted By boroboro
Have you looked around on...

Have you looked around on michiganmedicalmarijuana.org? There are a few members on there reselling seeds. Some are reselling seeds in breeder packs, and some are making their own. It also helps to...
Forum: Cannabis Infirmary 09-15-2010, 08:56 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 12,921
Posted By boroboro
Did you double check PH with another meter? High...

Did you double check PH with another meter? High ph errors in coco (6.3-6.5 in my case) did similar things to my plants. I didn't see all the signs that you have, but I did what looked like a...
Forum: Growing in Coco Coir 09-14-2010, 08:45 PM
Replies: 66
Views: 7,612
Posted By boroboro
Hey Silky, nice room you've got started here! ...

Hey Silky, nice room you've got started here! I've been growing for the past few years in coco and smart pots, hand-watered. I don't mind the hand-watering, since it's only a 2k room with maybe...
Forum: Cannabis Growing Outdoors 09-13-2010, 09:04 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 578
Posted By boroboro
If you have a few days to spare for some reading,...

If you have a few days to spare for some reading, there are lots of ideas and experiences scattered through the 'Massive Outdoor Grow' thread: https://www.icmag.com/ic/showthread.php?t=62895
Forum: Toker's Den 09-09-2010, 04:44 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 2,431
Posted By boroboro
A little known unit fitting the price limitation...

A little known unit fitting the price limitation is the Purple Days (https://purple-days.com/) vaporizer. Made in small numbers and there is generally a waiting list to get one.

Mine has been on...
Forum: Growroom Designs & Equipment 09-08-2010, 09:01 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 978
Posted By boroboro
How about a two room flip-flop? You might need...

How about a two room flip-flop? You might need one more light, but 2k lighting one room in the day, 2k lighting the other room at night might keep things warm enough along with the insulation. You...
Forum: Indoor Grows - Hydro 08-20-2010, 04:05 PM
Replies: 4,201
Views: 1,160,210
Posted By boroboro
Thanks for the excellent photos Benzo. I'm sure...

Thanks for the excellent photos Benzo. I'm sure we would all really really really like to see a followup photo in a week or so.

What strain is that?

How far into flower are the plants?
Forum: Cannabis Growing Questions 08-18-2010, 08:44 PM
Replies: 65
Views: 10,313
Posted By boroboro
+1 to that. My first carbon scrubber was an Ebay...

+1 to that. My first carbon scrubber was an Ebay special. It worked OK for a while, but you could definitely hear the carbon shifting around inside. The latest filter I bought has zero noise of...
Forum: Cannabis Growing Questions 07-26-2010, 05:12 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 3,574
Posted By boroboro
I've had two close encounters of the 'X-Factor'...

I've had two close encounters of the 'X-Factor' kind in the past year, two times when I was very close to LEO finding out what I was doing.

The first time, last year, police were all over my...
Forum: Growing in Coco Coir 07-15-2010, 08:45 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 799
Posted By boroboro
Some Menard's and Lowes stores have begun...

Some Menard's and Lowes stores have begun carrying coco in the past few years. Small packages, though.
Forum: Security & Legal Issues 07-12-2010, 07:55 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 4,915
Posted By boroboro
I wasn't going to spend much time in this old...

I wasn't going to spend much time in this old thread, but had to stop and say thank you for providing a TOR exit node. The network and its operation does seem quite a bit better, smoother, and...
Forum: Indoor Grows - Soil 07-10-2010, 02:32 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 643
Posted By boroboro
I get worm castings straight from a worm farm...

I get worm castings straight from a worm farm that raises them for bait. I got lucky, as I drive by one every day and it was easy to find. The hard part is getting the castings in spring planting...
Forum: Cannabis Growing Questions 07-02-2010, 09:49 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 23,904
Posted By boroboro
Thanks for finding the paper, BornaSmoker. Nice...

Thanks for finding the paper, BornaSmoker. Nice to see something useful come out of that US Govermnent grow program in Mississippi.
Forum: Cannabis Concentrates 07-01-2010, 03:11 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,090
Posted By boroboro
There was a guy here last year talking about...

There was a guy here last year talking about doing solvent extractions in the field. As I recall, he said his routine was to haul out 30-50 gallons of solvent, and split it into two buckets or...
Forum: Medicinal Cannabis Forum 06-30-2010, 08:31 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,376
Posted By boroboro
Thanks for putting that story out here...

Thanks for putting that story out here emerald_city, sorry to hear of your friend's troubles. I'm a caregiver in another state that has also recently enacted medical cannabis legislation. Unethical...
Forum: Growroom Designs & Equipment 06-30-2010, 07:54 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 4,598
Posted By boroboro
Thanks for showing your setup, Numboard -- looks...

Thanks for showing your setup, Numboard -- looks effective and inexpensive. Since copper can have some negative effects on roots in DWC, though, how about aluminum line as a alternative to copper?
...
Forum: Nutrients and Fertilizers 06-25-2010, 09:56 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 4,380
Posted By boroboro
Handwatered coco, #3 Smart Pots, well water...

Handwatered coco, #3 Smart Pots, well water measures around 200-250ppm, 7.0ph. I've had good success with Gen. Hydro. hardwater Micro (6ml / gallon) and Bloom (9ml / gallon). Added cal-mag in the...
Forum: Cooking With Cannabis 06-25-2010, 05:45 PM
Replies: 97
Views: 48,204
Posted By boroboro
I was expecting an effective dose of around 4-7...

I was expecting an effective dose of around 4-7 ml. That's what I get with the weak ethanol tinctures I make. I call these 'weak' tinctures since I don't boil down or reduce the liquid. I like...
Forum: Cooking With Cannabis 06-25-2010, 05:19 PM
Replies: 97
Views: 48,204
Posted By boroboro
I made glycerin tincture once, as a departure...

I made glycerin tincture once, as a departure from my normal ethanol tincture. Started with decent buds, about 15 grams ground up in the bottom of a mason jar. Covered with glycerin (most of a 16...
Forum: Cannabis Concentrates 06-18-2010, 08:50 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,769
Posted By boroboro
Seems to be different for different people. I...

Seems to be different for different people. I may be one of those who is more susceptible to edibles, and so I love them. I actually prefer edibles to smoking. I might use 2-3 times as much...
Forum: Old Stoners Crash Pad 06-15-2010, 09:14 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,166
Posted By boroboro
Thanks olddaffy, we try to be. There's...

Thanks olddaffy, we try to be.



There's your vindication right there. Know anybody that's been drinking or doing hard drugs for 40 years and still loves everything about it?
Forum: Old Stoners Crash Pad 06-11-2010, 09:42 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,166
Posted By boroboro
I'm another old witch in Salem, sure I've seen...

I'm another old witch in Salem, sure I've seen you around...

The problem isn't us, it's them.
Forum: Toker's Den 06-11-2010, 08:48 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,854
Posted By boroboro
I lived in a small Eastern European country for a...

I lived in a small Eastern European country for a few years, 10-15 years ago. They were just a few years out of communism and Soviet control, and hadn't yet gotten their act together enough to form...
Forum: Cannabis Growing Outdoors 06-09-2010, 09:24 PM
Replies: 2,985
Views: 916,028
Posted By boroboro
I met a guy out in the woods this spring. I was...

I met a guy out in the woods this spring. I was scouting out spots, he was a metal-detecting geek, or whatever you should call those people. Pretty clear that it wasn't a cover story for him.

...
Forum: Toker's Den 06-07-2010, 10:35 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 643
Posted By boroboro
I rented a small power snake recently, about 25...

I rented a small power snake recently, about 25 feet of line attached to a large handheld electric drill. It took a few hours of work to get through 4 corners and finally break through and clean out...
Forum: Growroom Lighting 06-04-2010, 05:44 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 674
Posted By boroboro
I haven't used any horizontal-only bulbs, but did...

I haven't used any horizontal-only bulbs, but did find the following Leviton mogul socket .pdf file, saying the notch may go to the bottom:

https://stevenengineering.com/Tech_Support/PDFs/74OEMD.pdf
Forum: Cannabis Concentrates 06-03-2010, 08:12 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,695
Posted By boroboro
Gunnaknow -- very interesting demonstration,...

Gunnaknow -- very interesting demonstration, thanks much!
Forum: Cannabis Growing Outdoors 06-03-2010, 07:29 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 672
Posted By boroboro
Are you driving for 20 hours to get to the spot? ...

Are you driving for 20 hours to get to the spot? If it's less than that I certainly wouldn't worry about light. Just make it fast and secure.

I like a carrying method that makes it easy to...
Forum: Security & Legal Issues 06-01-2010, 09:36 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 3,758
Posted By boroboro
Closest I've ever come, when I was young and...

Closest I've ever come, when I was young and dumb:

Landlord asked me to move out once, because "dammit you know I said no pets, and I know you have a snake in the closet, I can tell because of the...
Forum: Growing in Coco Coir 06-01-2010, 09:31 PM
Replies: 455
Views: 72,564
Posted By boroboro
Normal? Conflicting stories are the norm, as...

Normal? Conflicting stories are the norm, as you'll soon learn. I guarantee that somebody here will agree with whatever coco experience you've had (well, as long as it doesn't involve visions of a...
Forum: Toker's Den 05-31-2010, 02:10 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,507
Posted By boroboro
I'm with Stoner4Life there, except I'm not sure...

I'm with Stoner4Life there, except I'm not sure I've met that Good Cop yet. Maybe there's one out there, though if he is out there he's in danger of losing his job.

You really got my blood...
Forum: Growroom Lighting 05-28-2010, 09:21 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 679
Posted By boroboro
I would recommend sticking with a metal box to...

I would recommend sticking with a metal box to put it all in, and not plastic. Might find an electrical junction box big enough, but a cheap and easy metal box to find is a mailbox. Worked OK for...
Forum: Growing in Coco Coir 05-28-2010, 09:11 PM
Replies: 455
Views: 72,564
Posted By boroboro
Wow, I think Quitters is going to like you guys. ...

Wow, I think Quitters is going to like you guys. He posted this on another forum and only got one response, and you have 10 answers already for him!

Unfortunately his one response on the other...
Forum: Growroom Designs & Equipment 05-25-2010, 08:18 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,173
Posted By boroboro
Is the AC venting heat out of the room, or just...

Is the AC venting heat out of the room, or just out of the tent into the main part of the room? Somehow you have to move the excess heat out of the room entirely.

For comparison's sake, I have a...
Forum: Cannabis Growing Outdoors 05-21-2010, 08:55 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,744
Posted By boroboro
I bought a cheapish Garmin GPS (Etrex, IIRC)...

I bought a cheapish Garmin GPS (Etrex, IIRC) recently, for other purposes. It was ~$150 US, the cheapest model offered with an improved antenna. Holds a signal MUCH better than my 10 year old...
Forum: Toker's Den 05-19-2010, 07:44 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 870
Posted By boroboro
Isn't there ample empirical evidence to...

Isn't there ample empirical evidence to contradict this? My first reaction would be to quote all the countries that have decriminalized cannabis, and ask where are all the increases in hard drug...
Forum: Toker's Den 05-19-2010, 06:23 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 706
Posted By boroboro
+1 to that -- the same thing happened to a friend...

+1 to that -- the same thing happened to a friend of mine in another state. Had to pay more than $10k in fines/taxes/don't-forget-who-owns-you money.
Forum: Found on the Net 05-17-2010, 10:10 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,445
Posted By boroboro
Why delay any longer? I think the story speaks...

Why delay any longer? I think the story speaks for itself.

It seems like this was the situation before the police raided:

Bad dude (probably) inside.
Unknown amount of other people inside....
Forum: Growroom Designs & Equipment 05-14-2010, 07:33 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 619
Posted By boroboro
It sounds fantastic for the winter, but how will...

It sounds fantastic for the winter, but how will you keep the water/coolant loop down near 50 deg. F in the summer? Wouldn't the slab heat up a bit in the summer sun? The slab is probably big...
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