thermometer probe in hallow egg full of water

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by berkeleysprings, Mar 5, 2009.

  1. berkeleysprings

    berkeleysprings Chillin' With My Peeps

    thermometer probe in hallow egg full of water in the incubater . is that a good idea or should i just set the probe right on top of the incubating eggs
     
  2. BeardedChick

    BeardedChick Chillin' With My Peeps

    I put a probe in a small jar of water. It's one of those little jars that pimentos come in, I poked a hole in the lid and the probe sits in that hole. Works really well, and it's washable.
     
  3. rebelcowboysnb

    rebelcowboysnb Confederate Money Farm

    I think the water would evaporate out threw the pores. I would use oil or something like it.
     
  4. Oklahoma Lightning

    Oklahoma Lightning Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I read somewhere hair jelly in a plastic egg with a hole drilled in it. You full the egg hot glue it shut put the tempture thingee in it works good.
    Yes I know thingee isn't right word but I can't spell or think right now.
     

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