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FYI 60 watt heat light

Discussion in 'Managing Your Flock' started by jktrahan, Jan 22, 2011.

  1. jktrahan

    jktrahan Chirping

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    Put a heat lamp in my chicken tractor. Temp this morning was 29 and the temp gauge inside the tractor coop was reading 50. I used a 60 watt bulb cause it's warm but not hot enough to burn. Also put a blanket over to help keep the heat in. Just in cause anyone else was wondering how well it would work.

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    Last edited: Jan 22, 2011

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