Where To Place Thermostat

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by Rbl4life, May 13, 2011.

  1. Rbl4life

    Rbl4life Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I am putting a thermostat in my styrofoam homemade incubator. The light bulb comes in through the lid, and i have a fan. I placed the thermostat hanging from the lid about 4 inches from light... is that ok?
     
  2. JScatt69

    JScatt69 Out Of The Brooder

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    You are suppose to put the thermometer where the eggs set.
     
  3. Rbl4life

    Rbl4life Chillin' With My Peeps

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    ya i do that but i heard to put the thermostat close to bulb
     

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