Going to buy an incubator

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by ih66series, Jul 27, 2011.

  1. ih66series

    ih66series Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I want to buy the HOVA-BATOR INCUBATOR 1602N . Is the brand reliable and does anyone have any feedback on it?
     
  2. the Pollo Loco

    the Pollo Loco Chillin' With My Peeps

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  3. greatchicken

    greatchicken Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I use the 1602N. I have only had 3 hatches in it. The first one was about 70%. The second was 0%. And the last one was 20%. Overall I like it. It holds temps really well with little to no adjustment. My bad hatches were do to outside influence. 0% was infertile eggs and the 20% was that we lost power for almost 2 days and allot of them died. I would suggest that you get a small circulating fan for the unit because that will help allot. Mine also has a auto turner which I like allot. I am starting mine back up at the end of the week and will try another hatch. [​IMG] I hope this helps.

    Shaun
     
  4. rebelcowboysnb

    rebelcowboysnb Confederate Money Farm

    Great incubator for the price but I would spend the extra money on the one with the fan option .
     

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