Hello to all in this wonderful community. My grobo premium touches down tomorrow getting ready to head out to the hydroponic store what are some of the things I might need besides what comes with grobo and of course seeds anyone? Before I head to store
From my experience so far a spare air pump and air stone in case the stock goes bad. Also definitely some hydrogaurd and recharge. Hydrogaurd is only good for 6 months once opened so buy quart bottle. Also recommend a temp and humidity monitor which will be cheaper on amazon most more than likely. I am sure some of the champions may have some more things to add to the list.
Thx much man I’m definitely a first time grower n want to make shur I have everything and of course back ups for what ever might go wrong
Planned on getting that nano USB air pump just in case it was loud is that a good back up or the stock air pump a good back up and also is there any videos on hooking up some of these parts u mentioned also
I am pretty new to this too. I had to failed grows initially because I didn’t listen to the grobo and tried to modify some things I should have left alone. Third grow has been successful. Also I would definitely pick up a auto humidifier off amazon. TaoTronics Cool Mist Humidifier is great, will set u back about 50 dollars.
Spare air pump will be outside of unit with air hose run thru back left corner of unit. There is a removable panel. I just set humidifier on top of grobo. Depending on space I have seen some people place humidifier behind unit on a small table. My placement being on top of unit, maintains consistent humidity.
Man your awesome thx fill real good bout this with it being my first grow ever lol
Best wishes to you. Everyone in the community is supportive and helpful.
With that said definitely headed to store n definitely also going on Amazon thx man:fist:
What size of a bag you recommend me getting on the recharge ordering all off amazon everything now
Also any recommendations on brands ect… on the air stone you recommend buying
Hello all New to the family just got my Grobo
What else should I get for a good start?
I would recommend smaller bag. It will last along time. You only use like 1/2 teaspoon per gallon of water.
Air stones can differ in size and shape. Bar style air stones run length wise and round ones stand up. Just make sure if u buy a round one not to get the big one as per my experience.Also if u search thru search bar some of the champions have made previous recommendations also.
If you search the forum you will find lots of lists on this subject.
I would recommend you start with getting to know your grobo before spending lots of money.
Im going to say these are the things you shouldn’t be without and the rest are things you experiment with later.
- Hydroguard = for root rot.
- Water Temp Gauge = To take water temperature.
Distilled White Vinegar = for cleaning the reservoir.
Bluelab storage solution = To store probes in.
- Bluelab (4.0 & 7.0 ) calibration solution = To calibrate probe/sensor.
- Hygrometer = To measure the humidity and temp inside the grobo.
- Bluelab PH Pen = To ph water for reservoir.
Everything else is really not a necessity.
Boveda moisture packs
Micro fiber rags
Thx much man
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