Full circle

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by phnman372, Feb 17, 2013.

  1. phnman372

    phnman372 Hatching

    Jul 13, 2012
    I have came full circle now. I built my own incubator and the first chicks I had to hatch just started to lay. Well I have just hatched their eggs. That is pretty cool[​IMG]

  2. gimmie birdies

    gimmie birdies Crowing

    Feb 12, 2013
    Eastern WA
    yeah, it is fun, I have been making a hatcher for YEARS out of copier box with 25 watt light, I wanted to try a smaller box for 6 eggs with a 15 w light it works great! holds the heat even better. my box is 9''x8'' my light has a small reflector, and is resting in a small metal bowl. my eggs are resting above in a small wire basket I made out of smaller hole chick wire.

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