Help! Fast! Day 21 and light just blew in incubator.

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by fobpatdgurl18, May 26, 2011.

  1. fobpatdgurl18

    fobpatdgurl18 In the Brooder

    May 11, 2011
    North Wilkesboro
    Help! Today is day 21 and my light bulb in my homemade incubator just blew. What do I do? Take eggs out and switch the bulb as fast as possible? What to do with the eggs? Will it hurt them?
  2. cmfarm

    cmfarm Crowing

    May 3, 2010
    Elgin, TX
    I would just try and move them and change bulbs as quick as possible. It shouldn't hurt them if you do it quickly.
  3. PioneerPrincess

    PioneerPrincess Songster

    Sep 16, 2009
    I recently made an incubator. In case the light bulb went out, I was advised to cut a circle around the light so that it could be taken out. You could make something to temporarily fit in the area while you are changing the light bulb. Not only does this help me in changing light bulbs, but it also helps when I need the humidity and/or temperature to go down. I hope this helps! [​IMG]

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