Best Incubator You've Ever Owned?

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by ChickasaurusRex, Sep 30, 2011.

  1. ChickasaurusRex

    ChickasaurusRex Chillin' With My Peeps

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    What's your best incubator you have ever owned? Best hatch rate, best at keeping steady temp, best at keeping humidity right, etc.
    I'd love to know! [​IMG]
     
  2. the Pollo Loco

    the Pollo Loco Chillin' With My Peeps

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    [​IMG] My transparent hen works fine for me... in fact it's the only bator i've owned. holds temps, 360 view, hatches great! [​IMG]
     
  3. Barred Babies

    Barred Babies Red Roof Farms

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    Brinsea Eco 20 LOVE it!!

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  4. Illia

    Illia Crazy for Colors

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    Hovabator / GQF Genesis 1588. Never failed me.


    However I'm not all that experienced with others. I hear Sportsmans and Brinseas are nice but I'm not made of money and I want something that hatches more than 24 eggs at a time. [​IMG]
     
  5. GARYZZ1

    GARYZZ1 Out Of The Brooder

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    MY CHICKENS...[​IMG]
     
  6. GatorChickenRanch

    GatorChickenRanch Out Of The Brooder

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    Dickies he's in Georgia
     
  7. ChickasaurusRex

    ChickasaurusRex Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Hehe yeah I'm planning on getting my first incubator and I'm definitely NOT made of money.
    [​IMG] Is the genesis a reliable incubator for a beginner? It's not hard on the wallet but I want something that'll last... I was also thinking about the Brinsea [​IMG]
     
  8. Illia

    Illia Crazy for Colors

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    Quote:It's very easy to use. Plug it and the turner in, add just a little water, and you're ready.


    I highly recommend you get a Hygrometer though, that's the only serious requirement that doesn't come with it. You need to make sure that humidity is just right.
     
  9. Chickangel79

    Chickangel79 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    My Rcom suro. 95 % hatch rate on ebay eggs, the temp and humidity never falters, have hatched chicks, ducks and geese so far ! It's so good I bought myself another !
     
  10. AZBootsie

    AZBootsie Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Quote:Someday I will find one of these!! I read the thread where you won the auction on it. Very Very cool incubator.

    While drooling over usable antiques, I am using my eco20 with very good results. It would be m recommendation.
     

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