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How low can the humidity be in a bator?

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by Mavrik, Mar 19, 2013.

  1. Mavrik

    Mavrik Songster

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    My hydrometer has been reading wrong and been running the humidity too high and on day 11 the air cell hasn't got any larger than freshly laid. I want to safely drop the humidity as low as possible to try to catch up.
     

  2. Mahonri

    Mahonri Urban Desert Chicken Enthusiast Premium Member

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    I wouldn't let the humidity get below 20%... but I always do "dry hatches"... I live in AZ!!! [​IMG]

    Good luck!
     
    Last edited: Mar 19, 2013

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