Decided to tilt my whole LG incubator for days 1-18

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by Chickengirl1304, Feb 8, 2013.

  1. Chickengirl1304

    Chickengirl1304 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    How high do I need to tilt it? I have 2 decks of cards under 1 side then move them to the opposing side. Good?
     
  2. HEChicken

    HEChicken Overrun With Chickens

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    That sounds about right. I used a large book when I used that method. In the end though, I had better hatching results by hand turning each egg.
     
  3. Chickengirl1304

    Chickengirl1304 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Ya I stopped after one night of tilting. The temps wouldn't stableize and it wasn't working out so now I just put my hands on them and roll them around in a circle and try to move them to a different spot
     
  4. HEChicken

    HEChicken Overrun With Chickens

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    If you take a sharpie and write and X on one side and an O on the other, it makes turning really easy. Just make sure all the X's are up one time, and the next time, turn them until the O's are up.
     

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