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A fantastic plucker at a reasonable price.

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Pros: Fast easy to use. Does a great job.

Cons: Feathers can plug under the disc

I bought a one of these this summer. It is fantastic. It will pluck 2  birds in 10-15 seconds.   My son in law and I cleaned 20 birds in less than 90 minutes. At the end of 90 minutes they were bagged and in the freezer.  Nothing makes processing day go faster then this plucker.     It will remove all the feathers and does an unbelievable job removing pin feathers.  When it is done you cannot tell the difference between the dark feathered birds and the light ones it does that great of job on most birds.   You may have a few primaries left and a small ring around the top of the legs but not many.    The only thing we found was with...
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Nice birds they will grow on you.

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Pros: Nice pretty eggs. The birds are eye candy!

Cons: , single combs subject to frostbite

My original birds were flighty and nervous. Since then the generations have settled down and become the foundation of my flock.   I currently have two flocks of legbars the original cream and the whites (double recessive).  The color of the eggs in unbeatable.   I am working on getting the gold out of my birds but it is going slow.   I have changed my mind 180 degrees from where it was after my first year with these guys.
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