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Water weeny?

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by CANDLE98, Mar 24, 2009.

  1. CANDLE98

    CANDLE98 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    What is the purpose of a water weeny in an incubator? I am making my own and it says to stick the thermomitor in it, but why?
     
  2. BawGock

    BawGock Chillin' With My Peeps

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    [​IMG] I think it's a water wiggler!
    I've never used one but I believe the benefit of putting a thermometer inside of it is to simulate what the internal temperature of the incubating egg is.
    Then you know what temps your eggs are actually experiencing.
    Carolyn
     
  3. CANDLE98

    CANDLE98 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Ha ha! I guess it is a water wiggler! So is your temp still supposed to 99.5? Can you get a humidity measurement from there too?
     
  4. BawGock

    BawGock Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I'm going to suggest that you do a search of water wiggler in this forum.
    Because my knowledge of water weenies [​IMG] doesn't go any further..I'm sorry!
    Carolyn
     
  5. CANDLE98

    CANDLE98 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Yeah I did find out what it was used for and the temp that it needed to be! Thanks!
     
  6. twzlrwho

    twzlrwho Chillin' With My Peeps

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    water weeny [​IMG][​IMG] Im not making fun. I didn't know what that was it just sounds so funny.
     
  7. CANDLE98

    CANDLE98 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Yeah apparently that wasn't the correct term! MY BAD! ha ha ha but hey atleast I gave some people a good laugh on this tuesday morning.
     
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  9. twzlrwho

    twzlrwho Chillin' With My Peeps

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    HAHA it does look like a water weenie.
     
  10. BawGock

    BawGock Chillin' With My Peeps

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    [​IMG]
    Weasel isn't that far off from weeny!
    Thanks for posting a pic!
    I have only read about them on this forum, not seen a pic of them.
    Carolyn
     

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