Confused with Little Giant Temp

Discussion in 'Quail' started by DaveMorehouse, Apr 24, 2017.

  1. DaveMorehouse

    DaveMorehouse Chillin' With My Peeps

    Hi all.

    I have the Little Giant with the installed fan/temp/humidity unit. I read through most of the Little Giant thread but I am confused. People say to set the temp for 101 for quail rather than 99.9. Is that for the Still Air incubator only or is it also for the circulating fan model?

    Once again, my apologies for being pesty.
    Thanks, in advance,

    PS. I will be receiving 48 eggs via USPS tomorrow or Wednesday. I also have the auto-turner installed if that makes any difference in temp setting.
  2. Egghead_Jr

    Egghead_Jr Overrun With Chickens

    Oct 16, 2010
    NEK, VT
    Temp is the same for quail as other poultry. With a turbo fan unit set the incubator to 99.5F. If still air incubator 101.5F measured at top level of eggs.
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