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1588 bator a little warm

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by bumblebeehillschickenfarm, Apr 20, 2008.

  1. bumblebeehillschickenfarm

    bumblebeehillschickenfarm Songster

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    My new 1588 is running a little warm. they said to test it out before changing settings. My first hatch was buff ducks and they came a day early. My second hatch was quail and they to were a day early i baught a thermometer and it said 98.5 which i didnt think it was right so now i have a acc-rite and it is 100.7 i have turkey eggs in their now 3rd, day is it to late to change my settings please help thank you.
     
  2. MissPrissy

    MissPrissy Crowing Premium Member

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    99.5 - 100.5 is the average. 100.7 isn't too high in my own opinion. 1 of my 1588's runs at 100.7 and 2 run at 99.9. They all hatch chicks just fine.
     
  3. bumblebeehillschickenfarm

    bumblebeehillschickenfarm Songster

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    thank you for your help
     

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