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DIY mini fridge bator!!!

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by thompsonfarm, Jan 20, 2013.

  1. thompsonfarm

    thompsonfarm Chirping

    Jun 12, 2011
    Mini fridge
    Heating pad
    Water heater thermostat
    Thermometer/ hydrometer
    DH ;)

    First gut your mini fridge. Remove back panel there is already a fan inside of this one yay!!! Then drill a hole for the cord. Take your heating pad and cut out the regulator you will regulate with the thermostat. DH did the wiring so you can pm us with questions on that. Place heating pad in the bottom of the fridge. We also used mason jars filled with water to absorb heat to help it radiate evenly, and incase there is a power outage this will keep a constant temp. I bought two small shoe bins and drilled holes everywhere for ventilation. The water heater thermostat is secured to the back. Make sure all exposed wire are properly covered.

    Any questions or suggestions please feel free to share!!!

    And here she is:


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