Rocks in my incubator??

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by jransmith, May 23, 2009.

  1. jransmith

    jransmith Out Of The Brooder

    Had a crazy thought. What do you all think about putting rocks in an incubator to help hold and regulate temperature? Has anyone done it? Results? Thoughts at all?
  2. mwdh1

    mwdh1 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Mar 21, 2009
    I have used this method to help regulate temps while preparing the incubator for eggs with some success.
  3. IggiMom

    IggiMom Chillin' With My Peeps

    Apr 12, 2009
    West Virginia
    I use (as instructed by Mentor) small jars of water. You can use a small olive jar, or, I use small jelly jars for canning. They fit well, although not with a turner, but then a rock wouldn't either, I suppose.
  4. Akane

    Akane Overrun With Chickens

    Jun 15, 2008
    Water works well. I just put in several bottled water containers.

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