Turtle Talk - Find tips on heating the water, measuring temps, and what temps are fine for red ear sliders.
Critical Discussion on Temperatures
Reptile Forums UK - A member brings up a critical point that very few consider when they try and tell beginners what “basking temps” their lizard needs. Surface temperatures and ambient temperatures are very different and should be treated as such.@ Reptile Forums UK
SSnakess - The folks at the Ssnakess.com forum review the PE-2 Temp Gun infrared thermometer from Pro Exotics, with some excellent results. Learning the difference between surface temperatures and air...
Reptile Forums UK - Members debate the ideal range of basking temps for Savannah monitors, as well as the best way to achieve those temperatures.
SSnakess - A member is looking for help on which t-stat best fits their set-up, as well as suggestions on controlling ambient temps in specific reptile rooms.
Ball-Pythons.net - Will larger heat tape work to increase ambient temps in a house with older wiring that may not support a full-room electric heater?