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Old 16-08-2009, 07:36 PM
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ooh yeah.. on ssthisto's comment... the heatmats are infrared... they only heat up objects, and teh objects bleed heat off into the air hetaing teh air a little but the heatmat its self does not heat the ambieant or "air" tempreture.. so you thermomitor needs to be in contact with the substrat or another object.. i always put mine ever so slightly dug into the surface of teh substrate on the hot end of the viv (heatmat should obviuosly only be under half the viv) it is here where teh temps should read the desired tempretures not in the air
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