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Posted in thread: Equipment for Yeast Study on 11-29-2015 at 01:35 AM
There are camera setups that will connect to a normal binocular scope - we use them in our
teaching labs. But, if you can afford the extra and plan on taking a lot of images, the
trinocular is the way...
Posted in thread: Equipment for Yeast Study on 11-28-2015 at 06:17 PM
Do you have a video specifically on this topic? To me creating a clean environment is a pain.
Can't imagine how to do it without a chamber.I have two; one on setting up a clean work space:
Posted in thread: Equipment for Yeast Study on 11-28-2015 at 06:10 PM
I was looking at the glass hemocytometers, but the price was killing the wallet. I was thinking
of getting a set of plastic ones I found that were reasonable for a set of 10. Since I'm not
Posted in thread: Equipment for Yeast Study on 11-27-2015 at 08:34 PM
I, too, would like to know the better options for a microscope and hemocytometer for a home
lab.I have a video on selecting a microscope, which while it doesn't recommend specific brands,
Posted in thread: Equipment for Yeast Study on 11-27-2015 at 08:32 PM
Talking clean hood, I dare disagree. The air in my location is, errrr.... well, you would
perhaps want to isolate your workplace from it as well if you were here.I doubt it - as part of
my work I've s...
Posted in thread: Equipment for Yeast Study on 11-27-2015 at 01:15 PM
I have a series of youtube videos intended to get people like you (i.e. no microbiology
experience) started. You can find the current video list here; I add a few videos per year so
it is always (but ...
Posted in thread: Ethanol, Dry Ice, and Wort. Need the critics. on 11-17-2015 at 01:22 PM
We flash-freeze stuff using this method in the lab. But I'd have to echo the above comments -
your risk of freezing the lines is high, as is the cost, and you do get ethanol vapour formed
when you do ...
Posted in thread: How many yeast strains do you horde? on 11-02-2015 at 01:53 PM
I do trades:
Posted in thread: How many yeast strains do you horde? on 11-02-2015 at 01:49 PM
166 commercial strains/mixes, plus an additional 32 (soon to be 38) wild
Posted in thread: Rare yeast, and I'm getting ahold of some! on 10-23-2015 at 01:19 PM
So bacteria don't behave in the way you just described?Bacteria are much smaller than what you
have there.Edit: Here is a picture comparing normal brewing yeast (slightly out-of-focus) to an