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12 new chicks from home made incubator -pics

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by fernandthechicks, Nov 6, 2008.

  1. fernandthechicks

    fernandthechicks In the Brooder

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    Hi i got my fisrt chicks from my home made incubator.I had a few problems, the bulb burn out 2 times ,the light was to close to the chicks.I`m am upgrading to 2 lights maising the lights and instaling a small pc fan for uniform temperature.But we learn from our mistakes.
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  2. bloomnbeauty

    bloomnbeauty Delux Cluxs

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    Congratulations!!!! Beautiful lil fuzzy butts.[​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG]
     
  3. erthymom2

    erthymom2 Songster

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    congrads on your bunch of new baby's...they look like a nice mix of chicks - i love hatching cause it's like christmas every time one opens up. hatching. you'r homemade bator looks like a winner!!
     
  4. 2manyhats

    2manyhats Songster

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    Great job! I am so impressed.
     
  5. [​IMG] Congrats!
     
  6. conroy

    conroy Songster

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    Congrats!! [​IMG]
     
  7. becky3086

    becky3086 Crested Crazy

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    I made one just like that but we had such a problem with chicks coming out with leg problems that we finally gave up and bought an incubator. I am glad yours worked well for you! What kind of chicks are they?
     

  8. Oooh, I like your wood bator! :)
     
  9. ChickenTender63

    ChickenTender63 Songster

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    very nice, congrats! How many hatched and how many eggs did you have to start with?
     
  10. katrinag

    katrinag Songster

    Very cute chicks.
     

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