What is a fan for?

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by quail kid, Apr 23, 2009.

  1. quail kid

    quail kid Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Hello,

    Is just my homemade incubator only goes up to 98F.Would a fan make it hotter?Or would it make it cooler?
     
  2. baldie

    baldie Chillin' With My Peeps

    Sep 25, 2008
    Douglas, MA
    I think the fan is to more evenly distribute the heat.
     
  3. Matt A NC

    Matt A NC Overrun With Chickens

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    The fan evenly distributes the heat so that you don't have hot and cold spots that cause a delayed hatch.

    Matt
     

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