I can't get another green iguana because it would likely outlive me. But I'm not sick or anything, I'm just close to 70. I still do construction work. I'm so tired from work that I'm nearlyfalling asleep as I type.
The subject is my enclosure overheats with the long UVB tube and the "UVA" 60 watt bulb mounted on top. The thermostat is set to 80, and safely runs a . Sometimes, for days at a time, the devices heat shoots up the temps to nearly 100. So I've disconnected all the heat producing instruments from the whole tank. now, during the heat of the day it gets up to 80F, hot spot 100F d temperature for California alligator lizard. these liards take a suwara during thee hot parts of the day and are easily fund unter piles of lumber.
Oh crud, I'm too tired to type. I'm thinging about putting one or two cool mist humidifeers. The energy absorbed to vaporise droplets will have a cooling effect,
I can't use compression AC because the electric bill would exceed my food money.
to lower the hous's ambient temperature, because that would use up my food money. However I hav good skill at understanding mechanical systems that you may describe.