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Is a 90w bulb to hot

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by kamhia, Jan 26, 2013.

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  1. kamhia

    kamhia In the Brooder

    Im using a home made incubater but I only have one type of light bulb is 90w too hot becuse I saw how to make a home made incubater and it says 65w so is this 90w to hot or to cold or is it ok

  2. redsoxs

    redsoxs Crowing

    Jul 17, 2011
    North Central Kansas
  3. sumi

    sumi Égalité Staff Member

    Jun 28, 2011
    Rep of Ireland
    Hello and welcome to BYC [​IMG] It depends on the size of the incubator you are building and whether it's still air or forced air etc. I think what you should do is put the bulb in and measure the heat and see how high it is. Then adjust as needed.
  4. kamhia

    kamhia In the Brooder

    the incubater is 19inches and two eggs are inside and the temputer is 92f is that to hot or cold
  5. Judy

    Judy Crowing Premium Member

    Feb 5, 2009
    South Georgia
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