re tempreture and hwo much swing is exceptable

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by mbnewby, May 14, 2010.

  1. mbnewby

    mbnewby Chillin' With My Peeps

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    im working out the bugs on a DIY incubator and have some temp swing 99 to 86 in 18 to 19 intervals im using a hot water heater tmep controller im using two light ive made a change and put one on the temp controller and now it seemt to with one light holding so fare at about 100 degrees:D
     
  2. Mahonri

    Mahonri Urban Desert Chicken Enthusiast Premium Member

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    I had temp swings of 5 degrees either way in my InCubebator. I hatched out two of 12.
     

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