incubator help please!?!?!?

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by bravevline, Dec 30, 2013.

  1. bravevline

    bravevline Chillin' With My Peeps

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    i bought a new little giant styrefoam incubator model 9200 (still air and no turner)! ive tried to calibrate it, but the best temperature i can get from it is 98.6 without going over. a friend gave me 4 barred rock hatching eggs since mine quit for the winter. the eggs may very well be fertile. will they still incubate at this temp?
     
  2. Luviesmom

    Luviesmom Out Of The Brooder

    Try wrapping the incubator with a towel, the colder winter temps may be affecting the incubator. Do not wrap over the ventilation holes though. Check the temperature after wrapping with towels after an hour.
     

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