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floor temp not ambient

Postby Longfellow777 » Tue Nov 24, 2020 10:53 am

so i keep my hot side between 102 and 110 it varies when my thermostat for the house gets messed with. However i need to know when the basking rock at its surface is too hot? what is to hot and will burn my babies belly? Is 105-110 to hot on the ground?
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Re: floor temp not ambient

Postby Claudiusx » Tue Nov 24, 2020 11:20 am

The important temp is the basking surface temp, not the floor temp. For a youngin you want the basking surface temp to be around 105.

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Re: floor temp not ambient

Postby Longfellow777 » Tue Nov 24, 2020 11:27 am

thankyou for your reply Brandon, yeah i got you bud. I didn't mean like the floor around the cage i meant the basking surface temp. what is too hot on the basking surface for her belly? she likes it hot hot lol and sometimes i worry because I've been told they can burn there bellies and not know better
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Re: floor temp not ambient

Postby Claudiusx » Tue Nov 24, 2020 11:44 am

Oh ok! :)

Once you get over 110-115 id say you start getting into risky territory. So we like to recommend nothing over 110.

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Re: floor temp not ambient

Postby Longfellow777 » Tue Nov 24, 2020 2:17 pm

thanks bud
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