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Oxygen and Co2. How do we know levels are correct?

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by 777funk, May 24, 2016.

  1. 777funk

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    I'd think an expensive or production incubator would have a way to monitor O2 and Co2 but obviously a Hovabator or LG does not. I see some discussion of things like:
    I leave the red caps off
    I leave one cap off
    I don't take either out

    with mixed success. How do I know I have the right amount of O2 and not too much Co2?
     

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