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distilled or r/o water

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by Tad, Dec 15, 2009.

  1. Tad

    Tad Chillin' With My Peeps

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    would using distilled or r/o water in bators be better than just tap as far as mineral/scale build up?
     
    Last edited: Dec 15, 2009
  2. 4-H chicken mom

    4-H chicken mom Overrun With Chickens

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    I don't think it would really matters unless your incubator is going to be running not stop for a very long time. It takes a while for buildup to occur.
     
  3. duckluck

    duckluck Dulcimyrh Ducks

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    Depends on your water. I don't use a water softener on the house so it is a good idea.
     

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