Older Sportsman cabinet incubator heat variation-is it normal?

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by janelle18, Feb 25, 2014.

  1. janelle18

    janelle18 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Apr 3, 2012
    Ontario, Canada
    My Coop
    I have an older wooden sportsman incubator. The temperature at the top of the incubator reads 100.2 but my thermometer at the bottom is only 97. Is this normal, should I increase a bit more in hopes the middle of the incubator stays at 99.5 ?

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