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#1610 eggturner

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by jontowns, Feb 3, 2009.

  1. jontowns

    jontowns Out Of The Brooder

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    I just got one today. it had the large egg racks installed. I installed the quail racks and it is working. I just could not figure out where the white nylon washer were supposed to installed. Any advice? Thanks
     
  2. UrbanMama

    UrbanMama Gone Country....

    Sep 27, 2008
    Massachusetts
    They go at the end that the little metal pins go in...if that makes sense? They go on before the pins... [​IMG]
     
  3. jontowns

    jontowns Out Of The Brooder

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    Thanks, They are now installed. Stay warm. Jon in Ky
     
  4. jontowns

    jontowns Out Of The Brooder

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    Urbanmama,
    Is there a slick way to add water to the 1588 humidity tray? Fanning the lid does not seem too cool. TIA, Jon
     
  5. BawGock

    BawGock Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Jon,
    I have the same bator and I have learned from this forum to run the clear air line tubing that one uses for aquariums through the same notch that you have the turner wire come through. Then to add water to the troughs, use a large syringe with the needle removed to "inject" water through the tubes.
    I set mine up yesterday, it being the 18th day, I took out the turner and ran the tubing, under the wire mesh, to two of the water wells then out that notch. This way I can add water without lifting the lid during the last days of incubation.
    Hope I explained this well,
    others may run the tubing in through the vent holes in the bottom of the bator.
    See what works best for you,
    Carolyn
     
  6. Fudgie

    Fudgie Hatching Queen - Got Fudge?

    you can also run it through the top air hole and into the trough.
     
  7. Jenski

    Jenski Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jun 17, 2008
    Middle Tennessee
    You can also get the small, clear tubing in the plumbing section of the hardware store. . .
     

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