HOW TO – Make clean box (low tech) for mycology experiments

HOW TO – Make clean box (low tech) for mycology experiments

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George writes – “Hi there! I just saw the Fun with Fungi post and thought I’d share my version of the MAKE Clean Box. I made this around 1995 when still in school. A friend of mine made one with a HEPA filter but I went the low tech way…” [via] – Link & more.


  • Volume 07: Backyard Biology – Hack your plants, extract your DNA, 70’s soapbox saga, build a videocam rocket, and head-mounted water cannon – Link.
  • Home Mycology Lab – Use an off-the-shelf home air purifier to make a laminar flow hood for your own miniature mycology lab. Then use it to culture and grow mushrooms, and to perform other experiments that require a clean-room environment. Page 102.
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