Empty space

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by ga_goat, Nov 6, 2011.

  1. ga_goat

    ga_goat Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Have less than 3 doz eggs to set , and incubator holde 120 should I fill bottom tray with waterbottles to keep from having so much empty space in the box .
     
  2. Ridgerunner

    Ridgerunner Chicken Obsessed

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    It won't hurt. The more thermal mass you have in there, the more stable the incubator will be if you lose power or have a temporary spike. Water bottles are great at storing that heat.
     

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