Egg Candler

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by xcalibor67, Jun 11, 2017.

  1. xcalibor67

    xcalibor67 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Apr 28, 2017
    Just found my candler. Since my 1st hatch ever is in the bator, i figured i would go ahead and build/buy/borrow some elusive million dollar tool to candle with...All i came up with was this Dewalt 20v flashlight, just so happens a toilette paper roll sleeve snugly fits into the lights round plastic. Might do a lil tape to be sure. It lays down quite sturdily, and makes eggs glow like a brilliant sun. Easiest part of whole Funny part is, i was out in the tool house looking for wood, screws, light fixtures, anything i might have on hand to make a candler....after about 5 mins of looking, the idiot holding the light(Me) realized the candler was in my hands...

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  2. oldhenlikesdogs

    oldhenlikesdogs Peeps are a-peeping Premium Member

    Jul 16, 2015
    central Wisconsin
    Funny, that was the exact same design of my first candler too. I recently purchased an actual candler because my flashlight got old.

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