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Hova-Bator Custom

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I just recieved my new 1602 Hova bator with fan kit and turner. I love it!!  Although i had to do some modifications already. Anyone else have to do this?  I noticed the fan, looks like a chick can get hurt, no guard over the blades of fan so i zip tied a pc. of hardware cloth on it. I do know the hova is tall but i'd rather be safe than sorry.  I also drilled two 1/4" holes in the top lid

incu 2.png                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        and ran motoincu.png                                                                                                                                                                               rcycle gas line(Brand new,never used,Lol) into trough #1 and #2. I drilled a 1/4" hole in a water bottle lid to accept the line and labeled them #1 & #2. Now i wont have to open the lid to add water, I just put some warm water in a bottle,screw it to the cap and add. The line goes right through the mesh in the bottom of incbator. It works great so far.

Edited by jwatts - 4/28/12 at 6:32pm
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Nice Mods. Question?? So you squeeze the water bottles to fill the #1 and #2 trays? How does that work??
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