Can my genesis 1588 humidimeter be that far off?????

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by mbleily, Apr 11, 2012.

  1. mbleily

    mbleily Songster

    Feb 20, 2008
    I calibrated my Timex hydrometer and it said 73 meaning it was 2 % low. so I put it in the bator and it went to 53 meaning it was really 55% and my bator read 35%. Could it really be that far off??? I am so upset because I though I was doing a dry hatch and now I feel like it has always been over the amount I wanted it. I really thought it would be more accurate...I wonder if I should complain to them or at least let them know that it is that far off. It seems that my air sacks are a little small for day 14. I am really worried about this bunch of eggs now and I have some shipped eggs in there too........sigh
    Last edited: Apr 11, 2012

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