High incubator temp. Ride it out or start over?


Jul 24, 2016
Placed a batch of eggs in the incubator at approximately 8PM last night. When I checked the incubator this morning the temperature was up to 104! I cooled it down right away, but I have no idea how long the temp was at 104.
Electricity went out for about 5 hours on my last batch before I got home and crunk up the generator. Temp spiked to 103 when I powered the incubator up. Still had 70℅ hatch rate
That's not what I would consider the deadly zone,especially at that stage of developement. I'd go ahead as normal and candle them around day 10 and make the discision then.
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Thanks for the advice everyone. I decided to ride it out. I tried candling them today, but I just don't have the eye for candling. Did a float test on five eggs and all but one floated to the top!
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