Placement of wafer thermostat?

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by quiltnchik, Mar 14, 2011.

  1. quiltnchik

    quiltnchik Songster

    May 19, 2009
    Virginia
    We're using an old wine fridge with a light bulb as a hatcher. We tried a hot water heater thermostat, but the temp swing was too great, so I ordered a wafer thermostat, which I received today. How close/far away should the new thermo be from the heat source (in this case a light bulb)?

    Thanks!
     

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