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How big is a duck egg?

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I was wondering if a duck egg would fit in my little giant egg turner or if i would have to hand turn them? How much bigger are they than a chicken egg? idunno


Edited by brooster - 7/9/07 at 1:55pm
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post #2 of 4

The same size.

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post #3 of 4

Not sure about the turner, but the duck eggs I've seen have been a good size bigger than chicken eggs.

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post #4 of 4

They just fit in the LG turner. but it was a used one a new one you might have to keep pushing them down till they stretch some.

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