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Help me. Thermometer question. :/

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by sweeterdeeter42, May 6, 2011.

  1. sweeterdeeter42

    sweeterdeeter42 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    If the thermometer is on top of the eggs in a forced air incubator, what should the temp be? I have it at 99.5, but I think my hatch is late.....
     
  2. debilorrah

    debilorrah The Great Guru of Yap Premium Member

    Quote:If your thermometer is off even a little bit, it will make them hatch later. Mine always readss 100* and they hatch on time, so mine is off by half a degree.
     
  3. mstrawn3

    mstrawn3 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Quote:If your thermometer is off even a little bit, it will make them hatch later. Mine always readss 100* and they hatch on time, so mine is off by half a degree.

    X2... Mine always reads 99.5 and my last hatch (today) was a day early so it is 1/2 degree low. [​IMG]
     

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