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By Rudy1776
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Joined:  Fri Mar 27, 2020 2:57 pm
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Howdy all! I just wanted to share a small upgrade to my little indoor grow setup I got up and running a few months ago!

-I added a second yescom 225 light to the bottom rack. My Nepenthes seem to love it, they colored up on their leaves but no sign of burning!

**-My more proud upgrade is adding a cheap shower curtain around the outside perimeter of the rack! This was recommended by quite a few people and it actually turned out pretty decent, not too ugly looking! :D

What do you think of adding the curtain? Thanks!

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By roarke
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Joined:  Sun Nov 08, 2009 3:11 am
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Rudy1776 wrote: Thu Sep 03, 2020 3:26 am Howdy all! I just wanted to share a small upgrade to my little indoor grow setup I got up and running a few months ago!

-I added a second yescom 225 light to the bottom rack. My Nepenthes seem to love it, they colored up on their leaves but no sign of burning!

**-My more proud upgrade is adding a cheap shower curtain around the outside perimeter of the rack! This was recommended by quite a few people and it actually turned out pretty decent, not too ugly looking! :D

What do you think of adding the curtain? Thanks!

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I will make a topic about the courtains i used from a different material.
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By Supercazzola
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I am just starting to make an indoor setup, and I very much would like to avoid buying a tent. But, one thing I have seen is that most tent setups have air flow. Am I wrong in stating your setup has no ventilation ?

Can you include a link back to your original post so I can see if you have answered my other questions already ?

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By hungry carnivores
#369887
Buy a USB computer fan with a dimmer/speed control. Plug it into a usb phone charge brick. Run it at med speed, full time, hanging from a mount, or some have legs. that's all I ever need and I use glass tanks/sterilite tubs.
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