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OfflineJanelle
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Need heat sources please
    #508874 - 01/03/02 11:52 AM (22 years, 1 month ago)

I have a coleman cooler with an ultrasonic humidifier setup and things were fine till winter hit. My chamber stays at a constant 70-72 degrees and I would like to heat it up more. Can someone recommend what I should use including brand names and suggested sources?

I hit the pet shop but don't know if I should be adding a submersible fishtank heater since I don't have anything to submerse it in. Also, they have a pet heating pad but it doesn't have a temp control and it says it works in conjunction with the animal's body heat so might not be useful either.

Thanks!!!


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Invisibledrew69
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Registered: 12/11/01
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Re: Need heat sources please [Re: Janelle]
    #508895 - 01/03/02 12:22 PM (22 years, 1 month ago)

get a submersible aquarium heater and put it in a jar of water in the colman cooler


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Offlinefungidemon
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Re: Need heat sources please [Re: Janelle]
    #509287 - 01/03/02 06:27 PM (22 years, 1 month ago)

Janelle,
If you have room I would get a space heater from Wal-mart. That's what I use for my incubation....I tried messing with water and allthat with the fish tank heater but it was messy for me. Hawk sugested I do that. It works amazing. It even has some safty features (falling over or over heating) it just shuts off. Very comforting during the times when you are not home to watch it.
I just use a 40 -50 gal rubber maid, put the heater right in it a play with the temp control to get the desired temp.
Good luck
Holmes insta furnace - measures aprox.7"x7"x8"
with thermostat from walmart, kmart, canadian tire etc. Simple


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Offlinefungidemon
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Re: Need heat sources please [Re: fungidemon]
    #509297 - 01/03/02 06:32 PM (22 years, 1 month ago)

Janelle,
I just read your post again.....I realize now, you are looking for something for your terarrium. your could use a space heater around the outside of it with blankets insulating the terarium. I do that if it gets cold up here in the igloos. :P
Or just try insulating it with the blankets first before you by anything. It may raise the temp. just enough
sorry bout the last crappy reply.


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InvisibleAzulAgave
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Re: Need heat sources please [Re: Janelle]
    #509626 - 01/03/02 11:42 PM (22 years, 1 month ago)

go to home depot and get cheap shop light/lamp. Shine it on your terranium and you have a cheap heat souce. If you want to block the light use a cardboardbox.


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