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Cabinet incubator help 1202

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by pidgey104, Jan 3, 2016.

  1. pidgey104

    pidgey104 Cochins R Us

    Nov 10, 2007
    Panama City ,Florida
    Went down to check my eggs my incubator was running too hot! Over 130..... it did the same thing last year around this time. And I replaced the therosat .it should have lasted more then a year. Makes no sense. My Bator runs all year long. Could it be something else wrong with it? Also is there a way I can put something on it to shut down when it gets over a certain temperature? I'd really hate for this thing to catch on fire and burn the house down.
  2. gpop1

    gpop1 Chillin' With My Peeps

    May 2, 2015
    You can buy a reptile thermostat that you plug the incubator into then just place the probe in the incubator and if the temp gets lets say a degree to hot the back up thermostat will take over and control the temperature.
  3. pidgey104

    pidgey104 Cochins R Us

    Nov 10, 2007
    Panama City ,Florida
    Ok thanks I'll look into that

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