Hobby Cultivator: Our Hydroponics Growing System for Home

Our Hydroponics Growing System for Home

Looking for a convenient and efficient way to grow consumable crops at home?

Look no further than the Hobby Cultivator, an indoor hydroponic growing system that utilizes Dosatron's unique, water-powered dosing technology to deliver the perfect blend of nutrients and fertilizers directly to your plants.

Whether you're a seasoned hydroponic gardener or just starting, the Hobby Cultivator is perfect for indoor hydroponic gardens. It excels in various growing systems, including direct injection, deep-water culture, and ebb and flow, making it versatile for various cultivation techniques and growing medium. The standard system comes with four Dosatron pumps, but it's easily adaptable by adding more pumps to accommodate your plant’s recipe needs.

The Hobby Cultivator was designed with busy growing hobbyists in mind. Unlike traditional gardening methods, this hydroponic growing system doesn't require constant monitoring. 

The benefits of an automated hydroponics growing system include faster growth rates, higher yields, and less water usage compared to traditional soil-based gardening.

Here's what makes the Hobby Cultivator stand out:

  • Versatile hydroponic growing system: Compatible with various hydroponic delivery methods like direct injection, deep-water culture, ebb and flow, and more.
  • Complete system: Includes everything you need to get started; mounting brackets, union connections, suction hoses, and a quick start guide.
  • Easy to use: The water-powered dosing technology eliminates the need for hand-mixing nutrients.
  • Scalable: Easily add more pumps to accommodate your growing needs.
  • Wide range of applications: Suitable for growing all consumable crops using compatible grow lights.

The Dosatron Hobby Cultivator is among the leading hydroponic growing systems designed to simplify the indoor growing process by decreasing your time spent hand watering and one that allows you to grow plants effortlessly while under controlled conditions.

Technical Specifications:

  • Flow Rates: 0.5 to 5 GPM (1.89 to 18.9 LPM)
  • Pressure Range: 35 – 87 psi (2.5 - 6 BAR)
  • Connection Size: ¾ inch inlet / outlet
  • Dosing Range %: 0.05 - 0.5
  • Dosing Range mL/gallon: 1.875 - 18.75 mL/G
  • Dosing Range Ratio: 1:2000 to 1:200
  • Maximum Temperature: 104°F (40°C)
  • System Weight: 14.5 lb (6.585 kg)
  • Spare Unit Weight: 2.5 lb (1.15 kg)
  • Assembled System Dimensions: 11.81 L x 12.4 W x 17.72 H in (L 300 x l 315 x H 450 mm)
  • Max Dosing Unit Dimensions: 6.3 L x 5.26 W x 13.58 H in (L 160 x l 133.5 x H 345 mm)
  • Included Accessories: Mounting bracket, suction hose, weighted strainer, union connections and quick start guide.

Ready to experience the future of gardening?

Order your Dosatron Hobby Cultivator hydroponic growing system today and seamlessly grow your favorite consumable crops!

Answers to your questions about the Hobby Cultivator:

1. Is the Hobby Cultivator suitable for beginners with no prior hydroponic growing system experience?

Yes, the Hobby Cultivator is designed to be user-friendly and suitable for beginners. Here are some reasons why it's a good choice for newcomers:

Simplified setup: Compared to traditional hydroponic growing systems, the Hobby Cultivator eliminates the need for hand mixing nutrient solutions thanks to our water-powered dosing technology.

Easy-to-follow instructions: A quick start guide is included to walk you through the setup process and basic operation.

Adaptable: The Dosatron hydroponic system can be adapted to your needs by adding more pumps to meet the demand of your nutrient recipe needs.

However, it's still recommended to familiarize yourself with the basics of hydroponics, such as plant selection, nutrient management, and optimal growing conditions, to ensure success. 

2. Can the Hobby Cultivator be used to grow a variety of plants, or is it specific to certain types?

The Hobby Cultivator is suitable for growing a wide variety of consumable crops plants, including but not limited to herbs, leafy greens, fruits, vegetables, and medicinal plants.

Choosing plants suited for indoor hydroponics and have compatible light requirements is important. Researching specific plant needs and choosing varieties appropriate for your setup is crucial for successful plant growth. 

3. How does the Hobby Cultivator compare to other hydroponic growing systems: features, cost, and maintenance requirements?

The Hobby Cultivator strikes a good balance between features, cost, and maintenance compared to other hydroponic nutrient delivery systems:

Features: The Hobby Cultivator offers various features, including water-powered dosing, it can be sized up and connects easily with different hydroponic methods.

Cost: The Hobby Cultivator falls within a mid-range price point compared to other hydroponic growing systems. 

Maintenance: The water-powered dosing system simplifies maintenance compared to systems requiring manual nutrient rich mixing.

However, regular cleaning and monitoring of the Dosatron system is still essential for optimal performance. This includes annual dosing seal replacement, and irrigation line cleaning. Compare specific features and costs of different systems is crucial, considering your budget, desired level of automation, and preferred growing methods, to find the best fit for your needs.