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Forum: Cannabis Growing Questions 01-08-2014, 03:03 AM
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Posted By Kit Kat
It probably won't corrode, but it might block the...

It probably won't corrode, but it might block the dripper line. I threw an airstone in my straight water res and that seems to keep it clean.
Forum: Cannabis Growing Questions 12-15-2013, 11:18 PM
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Views: 788,015
Posted By Kit Kat
I do, along with Drip Clean and don't experience...

I do, along with Drip Clean and don't experience any clogging issues. I don't know if there's a stay good time period, but I've continually topped off tanks with RE for multiple cycles without...
Forum: Cannabis Botany and Advanced Growing Science 12-12-2013, 08:54 PM
Replies: 347
Views: 81,725
Posted By Kit Kat
Thanks y'all. I have some larger plants I want...

Thanks y'all. I have some larger plants I want to veg under 12/1 HID while I'm off for Christmas with the hopes that when I come back they'll be near the size I'd want after stretch. Doing 12/1...
Forum: Cannabis Botany and Advanced Growing Science 12-11-2013, 11:14 PM
Replies: 347
Views: 81,725
Posted By Kit Kat
After reading through this thread would these...

After reading through this thread would these statements be accurate?

12/1 with HID lighting = heavy preflowering, and almost no stretch when the hour break is removed - plants go into flowering...
Forum: Cannabis Growing Questions 12-11-2013, 10:57 PM
Replies: 5,110
Views: 788,015
Posted By Kit Kat
This is actually cheaper than the MOCAP 100' roll...

This is actually cheaper than the MOCAP 100' roll I picked up, that was $75 shipped. Next time I'll pick it up through here, because I won't be using the black hose again.
Forum: Organic Soil 12-03-2013, 11:58 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 329
Posted By Kit Kat
Advice on a non-composted mix?

It's been quite awhile since I've done organic, as my previous situation didn't allow for space for composting and large worm bins as I was used to when building soils, so I gave coco and salts a...
Forum: Vertical / Colosseum Growing 12-03-2013, 11:05 PM
Replies: 1,290
Views: 87,277
Posted By Kit Kat
So very impressed by all that chunk and the...

So very impressed by all that chunk and the beautiful profile your ladies have.

I'm curious why your screens are so tall - is that just in case you want to stack 3 bulbs, to happen to have a...
Forum: Cannabis Growing Questions 12-03-2013, 09:03 PM
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Views: 788,015
Posted By Kit Kat
Here are a couple of pictures from when it was...

Here are a couple of pictures from when it was set up for the perpetual configuration - 3 control valves for the main veg res, and not pictured were bloom and flush. Each 4 set was a closed loop...
Forum: Vertical / Colosseum Growing 12-03-2013, 02:36 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 394
Posted By Kit Kat
After thinking about it during work I think I'm...

After thinking about it during work I think I'm going to go with 10g smartpots, some kind of prebagged soil (FFOF, roots organic, black gold, something like that) and cut it with 20% coco for...
Forum: Vertical / Colosseum Growing 12-02-2013, 11:53 PM
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Views: 394
Posted By Kit Kat
Looking for some advice on multi strain trees?

Hey again y'all - back again for another round, this time trying something I haven't before and I'm looking for some advice on how to handle multi-strain trees. I'll be using the same space as last...
Forum: Growing in Coco Coir 12-02-2013, 08:18 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 788
Posted By Kit Kat
Oh bummer, good to know. I'm not sure how to...

Oh bummer, good to know. I'm not sure how to avoid foaming with lots of water movement when adding high amounts of organic matter (sea green is like, nothing but).
Forum: Cannabis Growing Questions 12-02-2013, 07:42 PM
Replies: 5,110
Views: 788,015
Posted By Kit Kat
Hey y'all, just wanted to chime in after running...

Hey y'all, just wanted to chime in after running the silicone 8mm hose I mentioned back in June (https://www.icmag.com/ic/showpost.php?p=5813763&postcount=3105).

This stuff works fantastic with...
Forum: Growing in Coco Coir 12-02-2013, 07:34 PM
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Views: 788
Posted By Kit Kat
I hand water Sea Green in about once a week in my...

I hand water Sea Green in about once a week in my coco dtw (blumat) set up by adding 1ml/gallon to water pulled directly from my res.

Added it once to the res with a pair of airstones in there and...
Forum: Vertical / Colosseum Growing 08-09-2013, 09:49 PM
Replies: 81
Views: 8,715
Posted By Kit Kat
Thanks bmac. =D Just finished trimming up...

Thanks bmac. =D

Just finished trimming up the first set last night, came out to 400g trimmed and about 200g of larf and sugar. For trimmed I hit .66gpw this time around - still moving on up, a...
Forum: Vertical / Colosseum Growing 07-31-2013, 10:28 AM
Replies: 81
Views: 8,715
Posted By Kit Kat
Finally, here's the next set going in. On the...

Finally, here's the next set going in. On the left is Kalichakra seeds planted about two days ago, on the right are OG Kush rooted cuts in coco.
...
Forum: Vertical / Colosseum Growing 07-31-2013, 10:23 AM
Replies: 81
Views: 8,715
Posted By Kit Kat
Round 3, Day 28

Here's Round 3 on Day 28. Stretch is over and they're starting to set, these were just hooked up to the 'bloom' res, which right now is just A, B, Bud XL, and Drip Clean.

Suckers overgrew the top...
Forum: Vertical / Colosseum Growing 07-31-2013, 10:18 AM
Replies: 81
Views: 8,715
Posted By Kit Kat
Round 2, Day 65

Second round is now hitting day 50 (ignore the day 65 thing in the subject, I was counting way way wrong).

Just hooked these up to the flush res and took a peek with a scope, hardly anything has...
Forum: Vertical / Colosseum Growing 07-31-2013, 10:11 AM
Replies: 81
Views: 8,715
Posted By Kit Kat
Round 4, Day 1

Pulled the poor bastards that were neglected in veg and set them up on the screens, they've rotated in to take the place of the ones chopped last night. They got a good dose of ogbiowar tea and sea...
Forum: Vertical / Colosseum Growing 07-30-2013, 11:46 PM
Replies: 81
Views: 8,715
Posted By Kit Kat
Pulled down the first set that went in last night...

Pulled down the first set that went in last night - it was only at about five percent amber or so, but it'd been a bit long and the next set had to be cycled in. The heatwave and intermittent...
Forum: Vertical / Colosseum Growing 07-19-2013, 01:50 AM
Replies: 81
Views: 8,715
Posted By Kit Kat
The one in there powering both 'sides' of the...

The one in there powering both 'sides' of the basement is a tandem currently.
Forum: Vertical / Colosseum Growing 07-18-2013, 11:03 PM
Replies: 81
Views: 8,715
Posted By Kit Kat
Thanks a lot! I'd really appreciate it, can't...

Thanks a lot! I'd really appreciate it, can't get a 4th light set up in there now as it is - much less stacking them all and doing 8.

Now I'm running into a new fun thing to troubleshoot here -...
Forum: Vertical / Colosseum Growing 07-17-2013, 10:10 PM
Replies: 81
Views: 8,715
Posted By Kit Kat
~doublepost~ It'd be great to get...

~doublepost~

It'd be great to get suggestions on options there though, for sure, I wouldn't mind doing it myself if there was a good resource available.
Forum: Vertical / Colosseum Growing 07-17-2013, 10:08 PM
Replies: 81
Views: 8,715
Posted By Kit Kat
I'd love to stack bulbs... watching the single...

I'd love to stack bulbs... watching the single 600s this time around on screens definitely makes me want to, and I have the equipment to double up easily.

Unfortunately I only have two 15a 120v...
Forum: Vertical / Colosseum Growing 07-17-2013, 03:46 AM
Replies: 81
Views: 8,715
Posted By Kit Kat
They're pretty supple still, but if they stretch...

They're pretty supple still, but if they stretch too much more I might end up having to do that. I keep pinching the tops though (take a close up shot later of it) to the point that there're like,...
Forum: Vertical / Colosseum Growing 07-17-2013, 03:42 AM
Replies: 81
Views: 8,715
Posted By Kit Kat
And finally, the infrastructure to start...

And finally, the infrastructure to start supporting some more changes is in place. I picked up a handful of blumat on/off valves and some more through pieces, so I can ideally set up 3 tanks total...
Forum: Vertical / Colosseum Growing 07-17-2013, 03:37 AM
Replies: 81
Views: 8,715
Posted By Kit Kat
[Set 1] Day 49 flower

And the original ones that went in there. I didn't want to pull everything else out of the way to get some full body shots so I just stuck the camera in there for a few quickies. They're now hooked...
Forum: Vertical / Colosseum Growing 07-17-2013, 03:32 AM
Replies: 81
Views: 8,715
Posted By Kit Kat
[Set 2] 34 days into flower

Here's what set 2 is looking like now, 34 days into flower. I'll post the shot from when they first went in as comparison, I believe they were 16-18" tall when they first started and the majority...
Forum: Vertical / Colosseum Growing 07-17-2013, 03:25 AM
Replies: 81
Views: 8,715
Posted By Kit Kat
Round 3, day 12 flower

And here they are, 12 days into flower. I've been pinching them pretty heavily to try and keep them from stretching too far out of the screens and it seems to be working okay, right now. One of...
Forum: Vertical / Colosseum Growing 07-17-2013, 03:18 AM
Replies: 81
Views: 8,715
Posted By Kit Kat
Round 3, going from veg to flower

A long delayed update, here. Believe I'm back on track with everything and putting the garden back to the top of my priorities - keeping perpetual going is a lot harder than I anticipated when you...
Forum: Vertical / Colosseum Growing 07-06-2013, 12:40 AM
Replies: 81
Views: 8,715
Posted By Kit Kat
Thanks for keeping tabs on the thread, life has...

Thanks for keeping tabs on the thread, life has been incredibly busy with people visiting and 12 hour work days so I've been crushed. I'll have an update by Tuesday at the latest and everythings...
Forum: Nutrients and Fertilizers 07-01-2013, 09:13 PM
Replies: 646
Views: 111,105
Posted By Kit Kat
I started using Epsom Salt at 1/2 tsp/gal instead...

I started using Epsom Salt at 1/2 tsp/gal instead of cal/mag and saw my deficiency issues go away in non-precharged Canna Coco.
Forum: Growroom Designs & Equipment 06-26-2013, 12:20 AM
Replies: 286
Views: 32,675
Posted By Kit Kat
1 cup of brewed tea can go into 5 gallons of res...

1 cup of brewed tea can go into 5 gallons of res according to the instructions on the site, so you should only have to brew 8 cups full strength for 40 gallons. I just started brewing 1gallon at a...
Forum: Vertical / Colosseum Growing 06-25-2013, 10:10 PM
Replies: 113
Views: 10,732
Posted By Kit Kat
Yesss, another tree PPK. The more y'all post...

Yesss, another tree PPK. The more y'all post these the more tempted I am.
Forum: Vertical / Colosseum Growing 06-25-2013, 10:08 PM
Replies: 110
Views: 4,120
Posted By Kit Kat
Seconding the hook in the ceiling with a rope...

Seconding the hook in the ceiling with a rope ratchet, that's how I'm doing mine right now and it's incredibly easy to work with. I keep the bulb level by moving where the power cord rests on my...
Forum: Vertical / Colosseum Growing 06-25-2013, 09:30 PM
Replies: 81
Views: 8,715
Posted By Kit Kat
[Set 1] End of week 4 (Day 28) - post cleanup

After stripping the first lady down I was done for the night and just wanted to get everything put away so I could drop the bulb and get some sleep.

What I did here is just clip everything back...
Forum: Vertical / Colosseum Growing 06-25-2013, 09:21 PM
Replies: 81
Views: 8,715
Posted By Kit Kat
One lady getting stripped down

@soursmoker, this post is for you. One of the ladies I pulled out and did some clean up on. With the long 3mm line and the screen this was soooo much easier than my last grow with the stakes and...
Forum: Vertical / Colosseum Growing 06-25-2013, 09:11 PM
Replies: 81
Views: 8,715
Posted By Kit Kat
[Set 1] End of week 4 (Day 28) - pre cleanup

Getting into the rowdy stuff now. Here's the original set with stretch finished, right before the top of the screens for the most part. The light stayed at the very top the entire time and it...
Forum: Vertical / Colosseum Growing 06-25-2013, 09:02 PM
Replies: 81
Views: 8,715
Posted By Kit Kat
[Set 2] End of Week 2 (Day 14)

Moving along the line with the not-so-interesting stuff, here's what I threw into flower without screens right before I took off.

This is day 14 for them, or the end of week 2. I'm going to...
Forum: Vertical / Colosseum Growing 06-25-2013, 08:46 PM
Replies: 81
Views: 8,715
Posted By Kit Kat
Veg stuff

@otis33 - I really appreciate you taking the time to say it, it means a lot! Glad you're going to follow along, I have some improvements in the pipeline particularly related to the blumats I think...
Forum: Vertical / Colosseum Growing 06-25-2013, 04:32 AM
Replies: 81
Views: 8,715
Posted By Kit Kat
@Ichabod - Aah, alright, I'm with you now. I...

@Ichabod - Aah, alright, I'm with you now. I think I might mark a ruler on the screens themselves as well so I can keep track of that as a matter of course.

@lazy gardener - Thanks!

@Femora -...
Forum: Vertical / Colosseum Growing 06-25-2013, 02:37 AM
Replies: 2,667
Views: 121,285
Posted By Kit Kat
Damn, disappear for a couple weeks and it...

Damn, disappear for a couple weeks and it completely blows up in here. This is some amazing stuff!
Forum: Vertical / Colosseum Growing 06-24-2013, 09:05 PM
Replies: 81
Views: 8,715
Posted By Kit Kat
@Gmax - Right? That's what I was thinking, all in...

@Gmax - Right? That's what I was thinking, all in all it went pretty well.

@Ichabod - Thanks for that tip, I wouldn't've thought stretch would be extended from higher temp/humidity. Thankfully...
Forum: Vertical / Colosseum Growing 06-24-2013, 06:43 PM
Replies: 81
Views: 8,715
Posted By Kit Kat
Heya soursmoker - I've been out of town since my...

Heya soursmoker - I've been out of town since my last post until late last night so it looks like I'll have a big post this evening to dump once the lights come back on and I can take some pictures. ...
Forum: Cannabis Growing Outdoors 06-13-2013, 02:09 AM
Replies: 685
Views: 81,356
Posted By Kit Kat
Absolutely stunning! Bloody impressive. I...

Absolutely stunning! Bloody impressive.

I notice you do a double drip ring on the 800s, about how often are you watering and how much? Is there a lot of lateral root growth that reaches out to...
Forum: Vertical / Colosseum Growing 06-12-2013, 11:33 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 686
Posted By Kit Kat
Personal preference, really? If you put...

Personal preference, really?

If you put the screen behind the plants, you can then pull the branches back and tie/secure them where you want. Con, more work - you have to actively manage your...
Forum: Vertical / Colosseum Growing 06-12-2013, 09:13 PM
Replies: 81
Views: 8,715
Posted By Kit Kat
I'm going to remove the sucker branches and lanky...

I'm going to remove the sucker branches and lanky little suckers inside the canopy tonight so they aren't wasting any more energy since I take off tomorrow for until end of week 4.

(Thank god for...
Forum: Cannabis Flower Photos 06-12-2013, 06:46 PM
Replies: 2,327
Views: 551,194
Posted By Kit Kat
Just wanted to say I really appreciate all the...

Just wanted to say I really appreciate all the info you consistently post and read this through several times soaking up all the knowledge you put out there - thanks a lot for taking all the time...
Forum: Vertical / Colosseum Growing 06-12-2013, 06:36 PM
Replies: 2,667
Views: 121,285
Posted By Kit Kat
Wow, Border Haze looks like a bloody awesome...

Wow, Border Haze looks like a bloody awesome cross - and I absolutely love the name!
Forum: Vertical / Colosseum Growing 06-12-2013, 06:28 PM
Replies: 83
Views: 6,305
Posted By Kit Kat
Reaaaaally liking that tripod mount, how much did...

Reaaaaally liking that tripod mount, how much did you pick that up for? I didn't want to build one for mine since I kinna have a place to hang them but this looks like a much better way to go about...
Forum: Vertical / Colosseum Growing 06-12-2013, 06:05 PM
Replies: 81
Views: 8,715
Posted By Kit Kat
And from last night, the end of week 2 for set 1...

And from last night, the end of week 2 for set 1 - today is the start of week 3. I'll get some more pictures up tonight with the HPS off, that damn yellow is so shitty. Ladies are crawling up the...
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