Wattage on heating cable

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Alex07
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Wattage on heating cable

Post: # 59416Post Alex07
Wed Jun 12, 2019 12:12 pm

Hey all,

As the topic meantioned I was wondering what wattage most people use for their ants? I don't think anything over 25W but then again I have no idea just assuming. I'd like to buy the correct one but before purchasing I wanted to make sure. Also I think it would be lucrative for AntsCanada to start making and selling them considering they give the option to attach one!

Thanks all,

I have a camponotus nicobarensis in a test tube and it's currently only 70f.

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DonBao
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Re: Wattage on heating cable

Post: # 59421Post DonBao
Wed Jun 12, 2019 5:31 pm

I use a 15 watt, as I've seen many other people do the same and it works out for them, and it surely works out for my queen.
Such small creatures they are... yet so organised!

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