Air Cell

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by mstricer, Jan 23, 2010.

  1. mstricer

    mstricer Overrun With Chickens

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    How can you tell if the air cell is detached?
     
  2. Festa X11

    Festa X11 Out Of The Brooder

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    When you candle the egg the air sac can be seen to float about like in a builders spirit level. We had a couple like it late last year from shipped eggs
     
  3. mstricer

    mstricer Overrun With Chickens

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    Thanks, I candled before I put them in [​IMG] but didnt know what I was looking at. I did it to humor myself. I am going to candle tonight day 7 .
     

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