Did you feel 1 or 2 trays during incubation

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by Bock_Bock, Jan 18, 2009.

  1. Bock_Bock

    Bock_Bock Chillin' With My Peeps

    Dec 13, 2008
    Hayward, Ca
    I start incubating today to get your humidity up to the right amount did u feel the big and little part of tray bye the way I have the hovabator 1602n thanks
     
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  2. dbcooper02

    dbcooper02 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Hovabator instructions say fill the inner trough for incubating and both inner and outer for hatching. This may or may not give proper humidity depending on the room conditions where the incubator is operated. Here's the Hova instructions if you don't have them.

    https://www.gqfmfg.com/pdf/Thermal Hova-Bator instructions.pdf
     
    Last edited: Jan 18, 2009
  3. Bock_Bock

    Bock_Bock Chillin' With My Peeps

    Dec 13, 2008
    Hayward, Ca
    Yea I have the instructions thanks I was just asking what other people did thanks again
     
  4. Katy

    Katy Flock Mistress

    A lot will depend on the humidity where you live. That will determine how much water you need to add. I don't ever have to add as much as the instructions say because most of the time our natural humidity is higher. You should do some trail and error before you put your first eggs in to figure it out.
     

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