Day 18 Lockdown

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by Robert McGaughey, Aug 5, 2011.

  1. [​IMG] Tomorrow is my lockdown date (day 18). My question is, do I increase the humidity? It is around 45 to 48. I've read on here and in books that it should be risen between 60 - 70. My homemade bator has a fan.
     
  2. Farmer_Dan

    Farmer_Dan Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Yes, add humidity. YOu dont' want those babies sticking to the inside of the shell.

    Add a container or 3 of water with a few sponges in them. Try to get the humidity up above 70 if you can.

    GL!
     
  3. Quote:Sweet, Thanks alot. I thought so but wanted so edvice, ya know.
     
  4. I started off with 4 eggs 2-RIR and 2-BSL I've only got 2 of them left and I'm not sure which is which, but it doesn't matter I'm just excited that I got the 2 to go this far in something I built outa stuff I had around here. [​IMG]
     

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