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Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by tiki244, Jan 29, 2008.

  1. tiki244

    tiki244 Flock Mistress

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    When you first put the eggs in the incubator does the temp rise or fall temporarily?
     
  2. tiffanyh

    tiffanyh Songster

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    Falls and then regulates after 24 hours or so. Once it is set, dont adjust it when you add the eggs unti lthe bator has had time to warm up all the eggs and environment
     
  3. tiki244

    tiki244 Flock Mistress

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    well the temp went up to 101.5!!!!! what do I do its only been 1/2 hour Plz help
     
  4. tiki244

    tiki244 Flock Mistress

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    well I dont know what happened but the temps back down again Thanks
     
  5. ae50mag

    ae50mag Songster

    tiki,

    even at 101.5 you will be fine with the serama eggs. just try to keep it between 99.5-100.5 ref to egg temp /air temp will very between incubators...

    frank
     
  6. tiki244

    tiki244 Flock Mistress

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    OK thanks Frank,
    So far so good, I put them in at 7:15 and humidity is 50% right now. I just plugged in a humidifier in the room.
    Kris
     

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