Wet bulb or accurite-- what to believe? -HELP PLEASE!!

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by M0therGoose, Apr 27, 2009.

  1. M0therGoose

    M0therGoose Out Of The Brooder

    Apr 1, 2009
    Pasadena, Texas
    ok. i am on day 28 w/ my goose eggs so i am suppose to have the humidity around 85%. HOWEVER, my wet bulb reads 92 degrees (which is around 68% converted) and my Accurite digital hygrometer reads 84%. WHICH one do i go by??? HELP!!
  2. chicks for better health

    chicks for better health Chillin' With My Peeps

    May 4, 2008
    West Glenville, NY
    thats a good question. There is a thread on calibrating hydrometers, you might want to take a look at that.

    Do you have another means to check the humidity?

    If your at day 28 I would try to raise the humidity a little and then sit back and wait.

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