How to stabilized temp in top hatch?

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by AandAranch, Mar 3, 2014.

  1. AandAranch

    AandAranch Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I'm wondering if anyone can help me out with this. I set my Brower top hatch up a couple days ago and still haven't figured it out quite yet. I think I've read about a million posts about this specific incubator but none specifically instructs how to stabilize the temps. I have 4 thermometers in there all close to one another in accuracy. I have the tub wrapped up in plastic bubble wrap which helped the temp go up but now I'm having a problem stabilizing it. It was flickering like crazy last night but today it hasn't flicker once. Is that not normal? The tempts have been between 98*-102* I know, pretty big fluctuation. But as of the last few hours they have been between 98.5*-100* I would like it to stay there but I'm worried about the bulb NOT flickering. Should I turn it way down then turn it up and then down til it starts flickering again? I think I should mention that when it WAS flickering it was never above 97* so that seems kind of strange. Any opinions from those of you with experience with this incubator would be deeply appreciated. Thanks :)
     

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