Humidity & Temp Gauge

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by Robbo, Jan 30, 2015.

  1. Robbo

    Robbo Songster

    Mar 20, 2013
    I purchased a small humidity and temp gauge. I had a question, if my small size bator is full of eggs and there is no place to lie it down to read them (they are backup ones), can I lay them on an egg until hatch day? I figured I don't want to place them on the water cover. Or is it okay to attach them to the side of the bator?
  2. AmyLynn2374

    AmyLynn2374 Humidity Queen

    Oct 11, 2014
    Gouverneur, NY
    A lot of references tell you not to put the thermometer on the eggs. I put my lightest one on top though until lockdown because if I need to have the thermometer at the top of the eggs, that's the only way I can. The others I stand up on the side between the wall and egg turner.

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