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things you need to grow cannabis

Things you need to grow cannabis

You need to calculate the amount of space you’ll need while also keeping in mind the fact that you’ll need to be able to move about and get to your plants and devices. You’ll also need to think about where you want to place the intake and outtake lines for your extraction fan.

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In order to calculate the inline fan strength you’ll need to calculate a fourth of your extraction strength. So, if you have a 1.2×1.2x2m grow tent and a 600w lamp, you’ll need a 468m3/h extractor. So, for your inline fan you’ll need to calculate 468/4 which is 117m3/h – this is the type of intake that you’ll need.

6- Ducting

If you’re planning on using a grow tent, there’s no need to worry as they’re fully sealed so that no light can get in. If you’re growing in a wardrobe or in a room, you will need to cover every inch of the walls in reflective sheeting for grow rooms, making sure that absolutely no light can get in.

Things you need to grow cannabis

You space will need access to power and ventilation, and the walls will ideally be covered in Mylar or some other reflective material.

For timers, there is no need to go fancy. This single-outlet mechanical timer works great if you’ve only got one light. If you have more, you’ll find plenty of timers with multiple outlets as well.

A Suitable Space

If you’re buying a carbon filter separately, this one from Apollo Horticulture is great and sells for a reasonable price.

Environmental Control

For smaller scale growers, the ideal space is a grow tent. It allows you to keep your plants enclosed in their own environment and is perfectly suited for indoor growing.