please help

Discussion in 'Hatch-A-Longs' started by timmy12345, Feb 13, 2017.

  1. timmy12345

    timmy12345 New Egg

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    i made a incubator out of polystyrene and i put a cap of water inside it for humidity and that but the smell is so bad like gas.help
     
  2. Pyxis

    Pyxis Dark Sider Premium Member

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    That doesn't sound good :/ Fumes of that nature could be toxic to chicks. Can you post a picture of it? What else did you use in the making of it besides the foam?
     
  3. timmy12345

    timmy12345 New Egg

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    its fine now i realised that the polyesterene was melting under the aluminium so i made another incubator out of a box
     
  4. timmy12345

    timmy12345 New Egg

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    But also when the chicks hatch what temperature do i put it at because im using a 60 watt bulb.can i leave the top open so they dont get to hot??? and is aluminium foil good to put around.how long do i need to take out the chicks when they hatch???
     

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