Candling

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by Chicken_Girl, Sep 29, 2007.

  1. Chicken_Girl

    Chicken_Girl Out Of The Brooder

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    i havnt got any eggs but i was wondering what you use to candle the eggs like do you need a candle (lol) can you use a torch you know that sort of thing

    thanks for the help
     
  2. Krazy

    Krazy Out Of The Brooder

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    Flashlight or any bright light that is strong.
     
  3. Chicken_Girl

    Chicken_Girl Out Of The Brooder

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    thanks i just wanted to know does anyone have a good candling chart and is there any recormmended candling devices
     
  4. kelly

    kelly Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I'm new to this, but I took a big coffee can put old towels in it to hold the flashlight up, cut a hole (square) in the can lid. Laid the eggs on the lid in a dark room. Problem for me is my eggs are brown so they are harder to see into.

    Kelly in AL
     
  5. speckledhen

    speckledhen Intentional Solitude Premium Member

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