Candling GOOD? BAD?

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by Roxannemc, Dec 11, 2012.

  1. Roxannemc

    Roxannemc Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Just wondering with the new high power LED flashlights if the light can harm a growing embryo?Has their been a study?
     
  2. Rivmage

    Rivmage Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Well, no study that I know of but, reptile breeders (Which I was one once) suggest using LED flashlights for candling.

    1.) Smaller and easier to use.
    2.) Less fire danger
    3.) Less heat to damage the egg


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