My home brew Incubator is finally ready.

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by grizz78, Apr 10, 2009.

  1. grizz78

    grizz78 Out Of The Brooder

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    First off I want to thank all of you who have submitted pictures and ideas on building your own BATOR. I looked over many different BATORS and came up with this one. I used a hot water heater thermostat, 2 40 watt light bulbs, CPU fan and many other items I had laying around. The top is hinged if I need to get into the eggs. The bottom 6" is will come off as well if I need to get there for any reason. I added the PVC pipe to add water as needed without opening it up. The only things I had to purchase was the egg turner and the thermometer. It had maintained a temp of 99-100 for a couple days so I think I am ready to give it a try. I will let you all know how it worked. If any one has questions let me know.

    Again, thanks for all your help.

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  2. SunnyChic

    SunnyChic Keep The Sunny Side Up

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    [​IMG] Wow...very, very nice!
     
  3. Gatekeeper

    Gatekeeper Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Nice job!!

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  4. jonty

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    Looks good. Hope all goes well.
     
  5. grizz78

    grizz78 Out Of The Brooder

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    Eggs went in this moring. If everything goes well I should have some Americana and Rhoad Island reds to add to my flock.
     

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