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Hydro vs soiless nute strenth
    #677780 - 07/12/13 08:57 PM (4 years, 11 months ago)

Can anyone help me understand why soiless drain to waste systems require softer nute percent than recirc system like dwc or ebb.? I understand a little science so dont hold back. GH recommends strengths up to 3x that of drain to waste soiless. weird to me but im missing something. i understand lockout a little and im assuming that it has to do with pH and lockout and availability but how does it not burn? is it time in contact with roots?

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Re: Hydro vs soiless nute strenth [Re: resin]
    #677821 - 07/13/13 07:21 AM (4 years, 11 months ago)

I've done drain to waste and didn't increase the strength like what your saying. I haven't even heard of that till know. I used the same as I do with any-other system and they were just fine.


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Re: Hydro vs soiless nute strenth [Re: resin]
    #677822 - 07/13/13 07:28 AM (4 years, 11 months ago)

Maybe it's recommended as a precaution to reduce costs from loosing the run off.

I would just make full strength and collect the run off, and use a single batch per feeding.

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