Anyone ever re-seal thier older hova bator ?

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by JimnJanet, Apr 11, 2008.

  1. JimnJanet

    JimnJanet Chillin' With My Peeps

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    If so, how'd ya do it. My temps fluctuate so bad i'm blamin the age o' the bator and a weak seal twixt the two halves.
     
  2. kstaven

    kstaven Overrun With Chickens Premium Member

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    Most times when you see extreme temperature fluctuations it is a bad wafer in the thermostat or your power is not clean. Try a surge protector. That one item has resolved the issue for many.
     
  3. JimnJanet

    JimnJanet Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Quote:I'll give that a try Kurt, thanx.
     
  4. MissPrissy

    MissPrissy Overrun With Chickens Premium Member

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    I would get a new wafer too. If it is more than a year old it might be going wonky. A new one is about $6.
     
  5. josh

    josh Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I would try the waffer to. I have the top to my hovabator the bottom broke. It is just setting loosely on a foam box I got from a pet store and it is holding temp and hum. very well.
     

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