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PID Controlled Egg Incubator

Build a simple egg incubator using a styrofoam cooler, a temperature controller, and a few electric components.

BeginnerFull instructions provided2 hours1,300
PID Controlled Egg Incubator

Things used in this project

Hardware components

styrofoam cooler
×1
plastic shoebox
×1
PID controller with calibrated temperature probe
×1
12VDC 3A power supply
×1
12VDC brushless PC fan
×1
6.8 ohm 25W aluminium clad resistor
×1
PVC tube and stoppers (for ventilation)
×1
cellulose sponge in plastic soap dish or cut-down food box
×1
duct tape
×1
22AWG stranded hookup wire
×1

Hand tools and fabrication machines

Soldering iron (generic)
Soldering iron (generic)
Hot glue gun (generic)
Hot glue gun (generic)
craft knife

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