Home | Community | Message Board


Everything Mushrooms
Please support our sponsors.

Cannabis, Marijuana, Ganja & Greens >> Cannabis Cultivation

Welcome to the Growery Message Board! You are experiencing a small sample of what the site has to offer. Please login or register to post messages and view our exclusive members-only content. You'll gain access to additional forums, file attachments, board customizations, encrypted private messages, and much more!

Amazon Shop for: HPS

Jump to first unread post. Pages: 1
Offlinedmtcorey
~The time police~
 User Gallery


Registered: 08/06/09
Posts: 1,040
Last seen: 2 months, 5 days
26000 cfl lumens vs 16000 hps lumens !
    #471062 - 09/02/10 12:19 AM (6 years, 3 months ago)

looking for some responses here on what people have to say about using 26000 cfl lumens in the 2600k spectrum vs 16000 hps lumens ,what would be better for flowering ? im interested to hear the pros and cons and what people think !!?


--------------------
:whereismiddleman:


Post Extras: Print Post  Remind Me! Notify Moderator
OfflineNizzyJones
Fight Evil with Funk
 User Gallery


Registered: 08/18/10
Posts: 371
Loc: Somewhat North of Normal
Last seen: 4 days, 22 hours
Re: 26000 cfl lumens vs 16000 hps lumens ! [Re: dmtcorey]
    #471604 - 09/03/10 09:29 AM (6 years, 3 months ago)

Edit: I'm awake... really.

Now that I reread that :wink: It's my understanding that kelvin rating isn't very useful for determining PUR (Photosynthetically Useful Radiation) since it's essentially an average of the emitted wavelengths spectrum. So it would be difficult to predict the efficiency of the CFLs in your example.

I have read some arguments that the decrease in heat when using flouros can increase quality (by decreasing heat damage) but I'm not really convinced that a live bud will reach the temperature where a significant amount of actives will be destroyed.


Edited by NizzyJones (09/03/10 09:52 AM)


Post Extras: Print Post  Remind Me! Notify Moderator
Jump to top. Pages: 1

Amazon Shop for: HPS

Cannabis, Marijuana, Ganja & Greens >> Cannabis Cultivation

Similar ThreadsPosterViewsRepliesLast post
* cfl 65W / 6500K-Distance=? jwes420 2,710 3 05/18/09 06:26 PM
by Integra21
* Buying 400 watt hps, help me choose AuguestWest 1,137 10 02/24/10 10:17 PM
by AuguestWest
* 400W HPS Scrog - 1Plant - 450gr Harvest Johnny420 15,423 9 11/05/08 04:41 PM
by captain.koons
* t5 or hps ot MH FarByondDrvn 2,084 8 06/15/08 04:28 PM
by SRH
* 1000wt hps/HID light 805stoner 478 1 01/19/10 03:10 AM
by TheShroomJew23
* Using 6500K CFLs chucklehead 497 0 01/11/09 11:54 PM
by chucklehead
* "Stealth" Grow Box Agent 47 6,210 13 08/07/08 04:26 PM
by Agent 47
* growing Aurora Indica xtier547 2,305 7 02/11/10 04:15 PM
by xtier547

Extra information
You cannot start new topics / You cannot reply to topics
HTML is disabled / BBCode is enabled
Moderator: FurrowedBrow, Magash, Dr. Siekadellyk, phychotron
1,661 topic views. 3 members, 251 guests and 73 web crawlers are browsing this forum.
[ Toggle Favorite | Print Topic | Stats ]
Search this thread:
Everything Mushrooms
Please support our sponsors.

Copyright 1997-2016 Mind Media. Some rights reserved.

Generated in 0.024 seconds spending 0.004 seconds on 14 queries.