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    I was just looking over the pictures again today...

    I was just looking over the pictures again today and realized that I need to post mine! Taylor and I had a fantastic time. I'd definitely recommend that anyone who gets a chance to make it, go take a...
  2. Thread: Long time hiatus

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    Another familiar name! Good to see you. Seems...

    Another familiar name! Good to see you. Seems like we're on an the upswing of the pendulum and we've got folks getting back to the hobbie.
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    Clever man. ;)

    Clever man. ;)
  4. Thread: DIY COB LED info

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    Thanks for the confirmation about just making two...

    Thanks for the confirmation about just making two loops. I've since had time to give it a go and it all works just fine. I've got my solid state relay wired up so I can control the unit with my...
  5. Thread: DIY COB LED info

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    Had a few minutes to review my purchasing choices...

    Had a few minutes to review my purchasing choices from like 2 years ago. haha Looks like I managed to mismatch my driver and COBs by accidentally purchasing the 72V version of the COB. I'd meant to...
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    Finally got a chance to pick this project back...

    Finally got a chance to pick this project back up...

    Looks like I'll need to double check my math and set up. The wiring isn't complicated, so I'm not sure where I goofed. Power supply should be...
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    Assuming that the unit electrolyses the water but...

    Assuming that the unit electrolyses the water but does not utilize cation exchange to remove the H+ ions, it means that you end up with two streams: the "intended" water with a higher pH, and a...
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    Howdy, Clint. Long time!

    Howdy, Clint. Long time!
  9. Thread: Story of the name

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    Get it figured out and let us know, man. It's...

    Get it figured out and let us know, man. It's been bugging me for 12 years. :P
  10. I'm late to the party, but I second the 10%...

    I'm late to the party, but I second the 10% bleach solution (exposure 30 min or longer). If you're going to replace your filters anyway, there shouldn't be too many places for the bleach to hang out....
  11. Thread: Window 10 Woes

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    No. :jester:

    No.



    :jester:
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    Let's not put lipstick on a pig -- troll is the...

    Let's not put lipstick on a pig -- troll is the appropriate adjective. (Or noun or verb! So versatile!)
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    Yeah, 30gal is pretty tiny for a humidifier,...

    Yeah, 30gal is pretty tiny for a humidifier, which is great! Keep in mind that you'll need to figure out how you want to do your water reservoir and that the standalone decorative units may not have...
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    What size enclosure are you looking to humidify?...

    What size enclosure are you looking to humidify? Even a small decorative ultrasonic mister will work for small enclosures (and be overkill).

    Also, is your product within the warranty period?...
  15. Thread: Nepenthes Alata

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    This has devolved pretty quickly. Let's keep it...

    This has devolved pretty quickly. Let's keep it simple: People requested a picture of a plant that you want to trade. Most people will want a picture of a plant they are to trade for. Alex, you can...
  16. Thread: DIY COB LED info

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    Great, I'll keep my eyes open for his followup....

    Great, I'll keep my eyes open for his followup. Thanks again for making contact on my behalf!



    That's an incredibly generous of you! I'm going to see how the above turns out and go from there....
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    I've tended toward using straight peat for my...

    I've tended toward using straight peat for my Sarracenia. That being said, it would be interesting to see how using scoria works out. Its darker color and higher density would make it a nice...
  18. Thread: Sunshine Mix #4?

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    I'd be curious to see what effluent from your...

    I'd be curious to see what effluent from your peat reads after being rinsed through with water a few times. I haven't tested this, but I wouldn't be surprised if peat straight from the bale can have...
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    1. I think I'm in line with most people: so long...

    1. I think I'm in line with most people: so long as I can change my notification preferences I think it'd be worth a trial run.

    2. Fortunately I think that the "Informational" button/metric serves...
  20. Thread: DIY COB LED info

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    Unfortunately I don't have a convenient way to...

    Unfortunately I don't have a convenient way to tap and drill the heatsinks at the moment. Going to do some more looking, but I may go with an option that's pre-drilled for compatibility with an...
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    I'm very much a proponent of utilizing favorable...

    I'm very much a proponent of utilizing favorable environmental conditions if you've got 'em. VFTs are native to the Carolinas so you should have no problem starting and growing them outside. You...
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    An order for longer weekends all around! ...

    An order for longer weekends all around!

    Thanks for the links, I'll need to check them out. I have more experience with research-grade sensors at work, but I'm slowly working my way into hobby...
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    Nice looking plants! What kind of sensors are...

    Nice looking plants!

    What kind of sensors are you wiring up? There are a few of us here with some experience and/or expressed interest with various kinds of sensors.
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    Welcome! I grew in the Bay Area for a number of...

    Welcome! I grew in the Bay Area for a number of years with excellent result. Out there you can grow basically everything short of lowland Nepenthes outside with minimal intervention. Winters are...
  25. Thread: DIY COB LED info

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    Any update? :D I'm looking at pricing out a...

    Any update? :D

    I'm looking at pricing out a power supply and cooling now!
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