How to Build a PROBOX Propagation Tent  [Step by Step]

How to Build a PROBOX Propagation Tent [Step by Step]

Ian
Ian
05 Apr 2019

Ready to root up to 720 cuttings in 1 tent? Here's how to do it using a large Garden HighPro PROBOX Tent - they're cloning factories! 

You'll learn:

  • How to assemble the tent
  • Where to position propagators
  • Where to place T5 lights

You Need:

Before starting, make sure you've got:

*If you want to follow these steps with an XL PROBOX you can - but you can fit twice as many propagators & lights in it.

What you'll need What you'll need

How To

Here's how to put everything together.

You can follow the same steps using a Garden HighPRo XL PROBOX - only you can use up to 10 x propagators and up to 10 x T5 lights (2 of each, per shelf).

Step 1

Lay out the tent components and find the base of the canvas Lay out the tent components and find the base of the canvas

  

Lay out the tent components and find the base of the canvas

Step 2

Construct the base Construct the base

  

Construct the bottom of the frame inside the canvas base

Step 3

Build the frame Build the frame

  

Build the frame, working from the bottom up.

Step 4

Assemble the top of the frame Assemble the top of the frame

  

Assemble the top of the frame

Step 5

Assemble the support poles and clip to the frame Assemble the support poles and clip to the frame

  

Assemble the support poles and clip to the frame

Step 6

Position the shelves and add the protective sheeting Position the shelves and add the protective sheeting

  

Position the shelves and add the protective sheeting

Step 7

Fit the tent canvas Fit the tent canvas

  

Find the roof of the canvas and fit it over the top of the frame

Step 8

Zip the top and bottom Zip the top and bottom

  

Wrap the rest of the canvas around the frame, and close the top and bottom zips

Step 9

Feed the power cables through Feed the power cables through

  

Feed the power cables through the cable sock

Step 10

Fix your lights and power up Fix your lights and power up

  

Position your lights and attach to their power cables

Step 11

Place your propagators inside the tent Place your propagators inside the tent

  

Place your propagators inside the tent

Step 12

Zip up the tent and place the cover on Zip up the tent and place the cover on

  

Zip up the tent and place the cover on

To keep a mother plant...

If you want to keep a mother plant, don't add the bottom 3 shelves. You'll need to use a Bright-Wing 2-Tube Mother Clone Light for the mother. 

In a PROBOX XL, you'll have space for 2 mother plants. 

Ian
Ian
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Ian's our Sheffield shop manager. He loves tinkering in the greenhouse. Drop by to see what he's growing.

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