We get asked how to build an incubator all the time. Making homemade incubators can be as simple or as complicated as you want to make it. There are 3 major components in homemade incubators and DIY incubators: #1 Your homemade incubators thermostat, #2 Your DIY incubators heater, and #3 Your homemade incubator's fan. Other components that are important in your DIY incubator are your automatic egg turner and incubator case. See our article about how to build an incubator for additional tips and information about how to build an incubator (coming soon in our Information Center).
Homemade incubators can save you a lot of money and provide you with a more custom solution. On the other hand homemade incubators can end up costing you 2-10 times as much as you planned on because you didn't select the right components the first time. We have a complete offering of components for DIY Incubators.
How to build an incubator