HPS Grow LIghts

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by Nebula Haze In our GWE growing community, a grower recently asked... "I'm confused about all the different types of grow lights. What's the difference between an LEC grow light and an Induction grow light? What about Plasma or CMH grow lights? They all look sort of similar to each other... and how are they different from...
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by Nebula Haze Table of Contents Introduction: Perfect Setup for Beginners & First-Time Growers 250W HPS Grow Light Coco Coir Auto-Flowering Strains Getting Started Get Supplies Get Set Up Seedling Stage Time Germinate Your Seeds! Seedling Care Common Seedling Problems Vegetative Stage Daily Care & Tips Plant Training for Bigger Yields (Optional) Flowering Stage Daily Care...
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by Nebula Haze Table of Contents Is Side Lighting Worth It? Side Lighting vs Supplemental Lighting When Is Side Lighting a Good Idea?   Is Side or Supplemental Lighting Worth It For Cannabis Growers? When growing a cannabis plant indoors, light usually comes from a grow light located at the top of the grow space....
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by Nebula Haze When growing cannabis under HID grow lights like MH or HPS, you want to take as much light from the bulb as possible and deliver it directly to your plants. This is important because maintaining strong light levels in the flowering stage is the only way to grow dense buds and get brag-worthy yields. Higher light levels...
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by Nebula Haze See More Growing Setups   600W HPS Grow Setup (For Hobbyist Growers) Average Yields: 10-21 ounces Harvest every 4 months to get about 2.55 - 5.25 oz/month Recommended 2-8 plants Grow space is 3.5’x4’x6’ or larger See a grow journal using this setup Estimated Costs Setup Cost: $780.00 Estimated Electricity Cost: $61-128/month (based on $0.12/kWH to $0.25/kWh - see breakdown)...
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by Nebula Haze See More Growing Setups   400W HPS Grow Setup (For Hobbyist Growers) Average Yields: 7-14 ounces Harvest every 4 months to get about 1.75 - 3.5 oz/month Recommended 2-6 plants Grow space is 2'x4'x5' or larger Cost Estimates Total Setup Cost: $744.00 Estimated Electricity Cost: $46-96/month (based on $0.12/kWH to $0.25/kWh - see breakdown) Total Cost for Entire First 4-Month Grow (Setup...
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by Nebula Haze See More Growing Setups   250W HPS Grow Setup (For Hobbyist Growers) Average Yields: 4-9 ounces Harvest every 4 months for about 1-2 oz/month Recommended 1-4 plants Grow space is 2’x4’x5’ or larger View a grow journal using this setup Another grow journal in this setup Cost Estimates Total Setup Cost: $605.00 Estimated Electricity Cost: $33-69/month (based on...
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by Nebula Haze Quick Examples of Common Cannabis Growing Setups These electricity prices are calculated for the US average electricity cost of $0.12/kWh. Depending on where you live, it can be higher or lower. I've heard from marijuana growers who's electricity costs half as much, but also some who's electricity costs twice that or more.  CFL Grow Lights ...
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by Nebula Haze Table of Contents Supplements That Protect Against Heat Damage Environment Hacks Optimize Your Grow Lights Change Your Light Schedule Heat Resistant Strains   Controlling heat in the grow room is one aspect of growing marijuana indoors that can be difficult for many of us growers. Grow lights provide our plants with lots of...
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by Nebula Haze Table of Contents What Will My Electricity Bill Look Like? Estimated Cost Per Month (for grow lights, fans, pumps, AC, etc.) How to Figure Out Cost Per Grow (and cost of each ounce you harvest) Electrical Safety Tips Tips to Save Electricity Without Sacrificing Yields   What Will My Electricity Bill Look Like? How much...
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