help. cant get humidity up incubator

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by white01, Aug 15, 2010.

  1. white01

    white01 Brady Brook Poultry

    May 11, 2010
    West Enfield,Maine
    I just cant seem to get the humidity up it is at 41%, i have water in the bottom like it said, temp is fine but humidity just wont go up. Any suggestions
    Thanx bunches
    Ann
     
  2. puredelite

    puredelite Chillin' With My Peeps

    I am assuming you are using a styrafoam still-air or homemade incubator... have you tried putting a couple of damp sponges or rolled up paper towels in there? Seems to work well as it always fogs up the plastic viewing window on my LG. Best to you![​IMG]
     
  3. white01

    white01 Brady Brook Poultry

    May 11, 2010
    West Enfield,Maine
    thanx for the reply, i put the eggs in and the humidity already has gone up to 45%, i will do the sponge thing if i cant get it up more...
     

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