question about water pumps in hydroponic systems

by tracey rowe

i have a hydroponic system this time i am using soil in pots i have a water pump drip and a timmer ive set the timmer for lights but how long do i set the timmer for the water pump

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Jun 30, 2012
Drip System
by: Larry

This is an interesting question...a drip system will have a nozzle at the end of the drip hose that will drip at a certain preset rate.

That will determine how long to drip before shutting off the system. Start with a half hour on and an hour off in cycles and check the soil - it should be damp and not wet when the timer lets it start to drip again.

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