Candling first incubated hatch: air-sack size questions HELP!

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by arlosmine, Feb 18, 2009.

  1. arlosmine

    arlosmine Out Of The Brooder

    30
    0
    22
    Dec 18, 2008
    I have read several times that you can judge how to adjust your humidity by monitering the size of the air-sacks at various times during the hatch. However, I cannot find pictures or specific information about "correct" size of the sacks at various stages of development. My eggs are on day 10 and I could still have time to make adjustments if I knew how to judge what I am looking at! None of the egg candling picture pages that I have found address this. FRUSTRATED.

    I get that humidity to low= air sack to big,

    To high= air sack to small.

    I need pictures or description of ratio ideals!
     
  2. freshegg

    freshegg Chillin' With My Peeps

    723
    0
    149
    May 15, 2008
    greenfield,ma
    good info thanks
     

BackYard Chickens is proudly sponsored by