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Smith Poultry & Game Bird Supply

1588 Genius Control Center

All Hova-Bator incubators are 18 ½” x 18 ½” x 9 ½”. Without a turner, each holds about 50 duck or chicken eggs or 130 quail eggs. All  Hova-Bators come with a sanitary plastic liner (item # 1765). Models 1602N, 2365, & 1583 come with thermometers.   Models 2370 & 1588 have a digital display.  Automatic egg turners must be purchased separately. Prices on GQF Hova Bators and turners are subject to change without notice.  Hova-bators are drop-shipped from GQF. Shipping charges for Hova-Bators are posted below. 

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1588     The Genesis Hova Bator picture window incubator has a pre-set electronic thermostat. It is also equipped with a digital control center which displays the temperature & humidity. It is UL/CUL listed. 12 Volt DC power supply plugs into 110 volt outlet.


2365     Circulated air Hova-Bator has a 12 volt wafer thermostat. The power supply operates on 100 to 240 Volt AC. The unit has a fan so the incubator will hold a more uniform temperature & a compact heater which allows two viewing observation windows.  TUV listed for classroom & laboratory use.  Only US plug & cord set are supplied.



2370     Electronic thermostat incubator with an easy to read display of temperature (either Fahrenheit or Centigrade)  with push button controls. It  can operate wither as a circulated air incubator or it can be operated as a still-air incubator so reptile eggs can be set.  Has two observation windows.  Display unit is pictured below the 2370 picture.



1583     The top has a large clear plastic window for viewing the incubation and hatching process.  This window is double plate plastic with air space insulation to help eliminate moisture build-up. The operating system is a wafer-thermostat.  The circulated air incubator is 100 volt, 25 watt.


1602     Still-air Hova-Bator Incubator has 2 5” x 4” observation windows; comes with wafer & thermometer. Operational temperature range - 70 to 110º F. Using an egg turner is not recommended for this model.


0720 Hova-Bator Incubator with Automatic Turner


Everything you need to start setting and hatching eggs.  This kit includes 30 Bobwhite Quail eggs, a 1610 turner with both the universal and quail egg racks and the Genesis 1588 electronic thermostat Hovabator.  Hatching instructions included.  Free shipping on this item in the 48 contiguous states only.


2370/1611C 2670 Incubator with 1611 Turner Combo      


Save $12.00 when you purchase the 2370 incubator and 1611 combo.  Information about the incubator and turner are on this page. Instructions for operating the incubator are included.  Drop-shipped from GQF. Mfg. Price does not include shipping.  See the shipping charges on the chart on this page.



GQF Automatic Egg Turners

1611     All turners are TUV listed. They are 110 Volt AC, measure 15” x 15” x 3”, and can be used with any current production Hova-Bator. Egg turner  holds 41 eggs -  any size egg  from a partridge egg to a duck or chicken egg.



1610  Turner pictured with quail racks in place  has 6 universal & 6 quail egg racks which will hold up to 120 quail eggs.


1614     Goose turner holds 19 goose eggs.


Replacement Parts for GQF Hova Bators & Egg Turners

1730   Allows the 1588 or 2355 to be plugged into an automobile cigarette lighter.


1729   Cord & clips allow the 1588 or 2365 to be attached to a 12 volt battery.


1645  Tubular Heat Element 1602N and  2362N Hova-Bators


1655   Motor for 1610, 1611, & 1614 turners (not pictured)


1696   Set of 6 replacement quail racks for 1611 turner produced before May, 2018  (no turning framework or turning motor).


1686  Set of 6 replacement chicken racks for 1611 turner produced before May 2018, (no turning framework or turning motor).


2364   110 Volt Turbo Fan Kit for 1602 or 1583 Hova Bators



Brower Incubator & Brooder Parts

3085   Brower Wafer (has removable screw on nut; see diagram bottom right)


3122   GQF Thermostat Switch Complete (3007 wafer, 9006B switch, adjusting rod & bracket)          


845  2 ½” Heat Element Brower for old metal incubator 


846  17” Heat Element Brower metal incubator


45099 22” long, 160 watt 115 volt Nichrome heating Element which wraps around porcelain insulators in the older “Mother Hen” all metal brooder


The top diagram shows the 3007 wafer. The threads are on the inside of the extension on the wafer. The bottom diagram shows the 3085 wafer. The threads are on the outside of the extension on the wafer and a removable nut screws onto the extension. Each wafer has its own bracket & a 3007 wafer will not work with a Brower bracket & a 3085 wafer will not work with a GQF bracket. If you are not certain which bracket you have, purchase the 3122 wafer, switch, adjusting rod, & bracket.