Zoo med repti fogger

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I got an brown ornate pacman frog which requires high humitity in his tank. I was gunna make a fogger, but I've decided to go the easy route and decided to just buy a zoomed repti-fogger. Any opinions on the fogger, I'd like to know ,if you have one, do you like it? Dose it do its job,? All the opinions will be used to make my finally choice on the purchase of this product since the cost is expensive Around $50

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I built my own for around $20. I should post a pic of it and how I built it. Maybe something for me to do some evening. The basic setup is a tuperware container $3, an ultrasonic fogger from amazon ($15), a computer fan (free), old wall wart powersupply (free), a barbed hose fitting ($2), and then some screws and general hardware.

If you have some of that stuff laying around, or easy access them, I'd suggest building one. If not, you likely won't save money on making one over buying the reptifogger.

I have never used the reptifogger, so unfortunately I can't comment on the quality or performance.
 

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I've actually did think about doing that. The cost would a put me around the same as the repti fogger so I chose to go that route first. However if tkheres issues with the reptifogger in anyway, I'm g,going to make my own
 
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