The Incubators

By Rebel Rooster · Jan 11, 2012 · Updated Jan 23, 2012 · ·
  1. Rebel Rooster
    "The Incubators"
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    Rush Lane Poultry COOLER/BATORS!

    Here's how we modify a Water Heater Thermostat for steadier temps!

    Here is the very "functional"

    Below is the new "Bator Barn" for 2011


    Here's a link to a "new" Incubator Build video that I made...
    This one goes into a lot of detail!

    Do they work???
    Take a look for yourself!

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  1. Brookhavens
    I've built 2 of these bators so far. One with the hot water thermostat the other with the wafer. Both keep temps perfectly. Humidity is a breeze too.
  2. pudellvr
    These instructions were super easy to follow. I really appreciate Wade's willingness to take phone calls for questions. I purchased a different brand thermostat from my local supply store. It had a plastic governor that was keeping the temp too high. I trimmed it down with a utility knife and was able to obtain a steady 99 degree temp.
    I am using a battery operated "camping" fan. (What I had on hand)
    I am also using a microfiber scrub cloth in a basin of water for humidity. (Again, what I already had available).

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