The Hova-bator is one of the best small incubators on the market, Invented by G.Q.F Manufacturing Co. over 30 years ago it is the most affordable egg incubator that produces consistent hatching results. It's perfect for use in home or classroom settings. The large double plate plastic viewing window allows for great observation of the hatching process. The 25- watt radiant heat tube gently warms the air and eggs inside the incubator. The Turbo Fan Hova-Bator incubator has a Factory Installed turbo fan which increases hatch rate by stirring air constantly eliminating any hot or cool spots within the incubator and is designed to hold a more uniform temperature. This incubator features a molded Styrofoam case for insulation, wafer thermostat for accurate temperature control, thermometer, and plastic bottom liner for easy cleaning. Capacity ranges from 50 chicken or duck eggs to 130 quail eggs.
Packaged with an Automatic Egg Turner complete with two sets of egg racks, one set will hold 42 eggs and is designed for hen egg size eggs, the other is suited to smaller quail size eggs and will hold 120 small eggs. During incubation, eggs must be turned several times a day to prevent the yolk from settling on one side and to exercise the embryo.
Turning the eggs by hand is the most time demanding and time consuming part of egg incubation. Specifications: Turner holds a total of six egg racks. Each Universal Egg Rack holds eggs any size from a partridge egg up to duck eggs (total 42 eggs per turner) Small Quail size racks hold 120 small eggs.
Dimensions are 480mm x 480mm x 250mm
220 volt heating element provides 25 watts
Excellent insulation allows use of a low wattage (25-watt) heater to eliminate hot spots and increase hatch rates
Versatile thermostat controls temperature accurately from 72°F to 110°F to incubate all types of bird and reptile eggs.
Ample air vents provide fresh air while maintaining a consistent temperature.
Thermal action of the heated air creates air circulation as hot air flows out the top vents and fresh air is drawn in through the bottom vent. This thermal air flow also helps dry the chicks after they hatch.
Wafer thermostat uses proven, accurate technology that produces good hatch results.
Durable, washable liner keeps the bottom clean and leak-proof.
Incubator has 6.75" headroom for large chicks like duck and goose.
High sidewalls keep chicks in when the top is removed.