Article by an engineer. Comparison tested little giants and hovabators

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by Chicken Woman, Dec 4, 2008.

  1. BeardedChick

    BeardedChick Chillin' With My Peeps

    Interesting article...
     
  2. shelleyd2008

    shelleyd2008 the bird is the word

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    I would love to know where those stores are that the engineer got those things at!! I paid almost $100 for my bator and turner, and opted for a pc fan, since the LG ones I have seen were about $35!!
     
  3. Chicken Woman

    Chicken Woman Incredible Egg

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    He may have purchased some time ago. Not sure when he did this test comparison. My bator turner and fan totaled about 140.00
     
  4. Felicitas

    Felicitas Chillin' With My Peeps

    Good timing with the posting of that article, thanks! I just bought a Hovabator still-air and it's great to know I can stabilize its performance by letting it run for a few days before putting eggs in.
     
  5. BeardedChick

    BeardedChick Chillin' With My Peeps

    Looks like at least 8 years ago... The update he posted was 4/00 which I presume to be April of 2000.
     
  6. Chicken Woman

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    The cost would then be wrong but the info is still informative I hope
     
  7. BeardedChick

    BeardedChick Chillin' With My Peeps

    It would be interesting to know how the current models compare. [​IMG]
     
  8. becky3086

    becky3086 Crested Crazy

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    Huh, I thought that was very interesting. Made me glad to have my LG's, lol. Now I need a fan.
    Becky
     
  9. Chicken Woman

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    As far as I can tell he is talking about the same models as are sold now.
    The LF I bught a week ago is a 9200. And that is what he was using.
     
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