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Monitoring temperature.... am I nuts?

Discussion in 'Raising Baby Chicks' started by Fat Tony, Apr 5, 2016.

  1. Fat Tony

    Fat Tony Out Of The Brooder

    Mar 24, 2016
    So we get our first batch of chicks on Thursday, and i think I have everything ready. However, we both work outside the home, so I am looking for a way to monitor temp remotely, over the internet. I have come across the following:


    Ambient Weather WS-0800-IP Observer Base Wireless Internet Remote Monitoring Weather Station

    With two sensors i figure i can mount one in the brooder box and the other in the coop. This way i can check on them during the day. I also have an internet camera that i am setting up so I can take a look periodically during the day.

    Anyone else gone about this?
  2. nchls school

    nchls school Chillin' With My Peeps

    Apr 22, 2015
    Don't worry about "Anyone else". Do what makes you comfortable. NUTS-I rather think that most of the world would consider all of us "nuts".
  3. Ridgerunner

    Ridgerunner Chicken Obsessed

    Feb 2, 2009
    Northwest Arkansas
    What is the downside of being nuts?
  4. nchls school

    nchls school Chillin' With My Peeps

    Apr 22, 2015
    As long as there isn't someone coming at you with a straight jacket, there is no downside. [​IMG][​IMG][​IMG]

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