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Heater cycle?

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by dvoice, Aug 4, 2013.

  1. dvoice

    dvoice Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jul 18, 2013
    Nanaimo, BC Canada
    Can someone please help me out. I have a larger DIY cabinet incubator. I'm using a baseboard heater in the top compartment for heat with my fan blowing through ABS to the egg compartment. Question is, how often would be normal for a heater to cycle on and off? I have it set for a .5degree celius on off but it seems to heat up to temp go off for about 3 mins then turn back on. is this normal?

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