I made a very similar one, but the problem is that the Styrofoam around the lightbulb socket gets compressed due to the heat, so the hole gets bigger. LeonieJane , May 15, 2012.
I felt the temperature was very unstable. Have to be around to turn the eggs and check on temperature and humidity levels. DanieleZ 2 years ago. Take a look!
If you want to raise chicks at home with an incubator, purchase a styrofoam cooler and cut a hole in one end. This article helped with just that!
Optimal humidity varies: Add to cart. WF Wael Fuad Jan 11, 2018. I am so glade I found this site. There are two important things that you have to monitor if you want your incubator to be successful.
My name is Will and if you have questions or would like to contribute projects or ideas you can contact me. The first thing to do is make the observation window. If you think your incubator is getting too much of a draft, you can re-cover some of the ventilation holes with tape.
Can your incubator be a little bit higher in temperature to still hatch the eggs???
A shelf that lets the warn air to circulate around the eggs at all times. When not working, Dan enjoys spending time with his four horses.
TTeddy , Aug 2, 2012. RM Reniel jae Misagal Mar 30, 2016.DIY - Hatching Egg Incubator Simple And Easy -- Homemade Incubator
After those 18 days do not rotate them!