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Brinsea octagon question-funny noise

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by cedarcovefarm, Dec 26, 2016.

  1. cedarcovefarm

    cedarcovefarm Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Has anyone ever had your Brinsea incubator make a funny noise? It appears to be working ok, but it sounds like it's revving ipfrom time to time like it's going to take flight[​IMG] If I move it around a bit it stops but then starts back up. Any thoughts?
     
  2. Yorkshire Coop

    Yorkshire Coop Moderator Staff Member

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    :/

    I'm afraid I've not had this happen to mine but it sounds like it could be a fan issue. Have you taken the guard cover off and checked that there is not something trapped? Also has it been getting to temp ok? Mine does sometimes ramp up a little bit with the noise when the thermostat kicks in to heat up.
     
  3. Pyxis

    Pyxis Dark Sider Premium Member

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    Yeah, definitely sounds like something stuck in the fan. I'd take it apart and have a look.
     

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