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UV light

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by Headinthesand, Jan 14, 2016.

  1. Headinthesand

    Headinthesand Out Of The Brooder

    Mar 5, 2015
    Can somebody tell me where I can find the recommended time to keep the UV light on in the incubator. We just purchased an incubator that has a UV light in it however naturally the instructions did not say How long to keep it on
  2. howfunkyisurchicken

    howfunkyisurchicken Overrun With Chickens

    Apr 11, 2011
    I don't think you need it. Neither of mine have the UV light feature (which I believe comes on most reptile incubators). Can you just turn it off?

    Or is it for cleaning or something? Can you Google your particular incubator to see if there are extra instructions or maybe folks that have used it that can offer some tips?
    Last edited: Jan 14, 2016

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